Minor Fasts Quiz

How much do you know about these days of mourning?

The four minor fasts on the Jewish calendar commemorate tragedies in Jewish history such as the murder of Gedaliah, the Jewish governor of Judah, and the breach of the walls around Jerusalem in 70 CE.

How much do you know about these days?

Question 1 of 10
Which king laid siege on Jerusalem, marked by the 10th of Tevet
Question 2 of 10
Ta'anit Bekhorim reminds us of which plague
Question 3 of 10
How can a firstborn son get out of his obligation to fast on Erev Pesach?
Question 4 of 10
Which is not a reason to hold a personal fast?
Question 5 of 10
Which fast day only applies to certain people?
Question 6 of 10
Which minor fast day is mentioned in the Torah?
Question 7 of 10
The following prayer is said on minor fast days
Question 8 of 10
What anniversary does the Tenth of Tevet mark?
Question 9 of 10
Some people fast on the 7th day of Adar, which is believed to be...
Question 10 of 10
Which of the following is not a traditional Jewish fast?

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