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 fast day only applies to certain people?
Question 2 of 10
Which king laid siege on Jerusalem, marked by the 10th of Tevet
Question 3 of 10
Which of these events happened, according to the Mishnah, on the 17th of Tammuz?
Question 4 of 10
Which of the following is a traditional custom associated with minor fast days?
Question 5 of 10
Which is not a reason to hold a personal fast?
Question 6 of 10
None of the four minor fast days can occur
Question 7 of 10
The following prayer is said on minor fast days
Question 8 of 10
How many minor fasts are on the Jewish calendar?
Question 9 of 10
The 17th of Tammuz marks the beginning of
Question 10 of 10
Which of the following is not a traditional Jewish fast?

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