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
Ta'anit Bekhorim reminds us of which plague
Question 2 of 10
Most minor fasts are connected with
Question 3 of 10
The 17th of Tammuz marks the beginning of
Question 4 of 10
What does the Fast of Esther commemorate?
Question 5 of 10
How many minor fasts are on the Jewish calendar?
Question 6 of 10
Which minor fast day is mentioned in the Torah?
Question 7 of 10
Who does the Fast of Gedaliah honor?
Question 8 of 10
Which king laid siege on Jerusalem, marked by the 10th of Tevet
Question 9 of 10
Which prophet was Gedaliah assigned to care for?
Question 10 of 10
What anniversary does the Tenth of Tevet mark?

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