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
Which poem commemorating Israel's dead has been traditionally read on Yom Hazikaron?
Question 2 of 10
In Israel, how does the transition from Yom Hazikaron to Yom Ha'atzmaut take place?
Question 3 of 10
In the Second Temple period, what kind of holiday was Tu B’av?
Question 4 of 10
When is Yom Hashoah, in relation to other holidays on the Jewish calendar?
Question 5 of 10
The Chief Rabbinate of Israel decided this should be said on Yom Ha’atzmaut?
Question 6 of 10
What is the only change to the prayer liturgy on Tu B'Av?
Question 7 of 10
Who do we remember on Yom Hazikaron?
Question 8 of 10
The first siddur to include a prayer for the government is from
Question 9 of 10
True or false: In Israel, Independence Day is a formal holiday, so almost everyone has work and school off.
Question 10 of 10
When do the two sirens go off in Israel on Yom Hazikaron?

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