Modern Holidays Quiz

Contemporary Jews observe holidays that commemorate events in recent Jewish history such as the Holocaust and the creation of the State of Israel.
How much do you know about modern Jewish holidays?

Question 1 of 10
What is the National Bible Quiz?
Question 2 of 10
What is the only change to the prayer liturgy on Tu B'Av?
Question 3 of 10
In modern times, Tu B’av slightly resembles what holiday in English-speaking countries?
Question 4 of 10
When is Yom Yerushalayim (Jerusalem Day) celebrated?
Question 5 of 10
What poem, by Nathan Alterman, has been a common reading for Yom Hazikaron ceremonies?
Question 6 of 10
Yom Hazikaron is a memorial day for
Question 7 of 10
The Mishnah teaches that on the 15th of Av, the daughters of Jerusalem would wear
Question 8 of 10
In Israel, how does the transition from Yom Hazikaron to Yom Ha'atzmaut take place?
Question 9 of 10
When did Yom Yerushalayim (Jerusalem Day) first come into existence?
Question 10 of 10
What is the Hebrew date of the formal establishment of the State of Israel, and the day on which independence is celebrated?

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