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 Israel’s independence day called?
Question 2 of 10
Which of these holidays does NOT begin on the 15th day of the Hebrew month in which it occurs?
Question 3 of 10
When is Yom Yerushalayim (Jerusalem Day) celebrated?
Question 4 of 10
When do the two sirens go off in Israel on Yom Hazikaron?
Question 5 of 10
What was the event that precipitated the celebration of Yom Yerushalayim?
Question 6 of 10
When did Yom Yerushalayim (Jerusalem Day) first come into existence?
Question 7 of 10
The first siddur to include a prayer for the government is from
Question 8 of 10
Often said on Yom Yerushalayim, ir shehubrah lah yahdai means
Question 9 of 10
Yom Ha'atzmaut is the anniversary of whose announcement of the creation of State of Israel?
Question 10 of 10
Yom Hazikaron takes place the day before which holiday?

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