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 of these holidays does NOT begin on the 15th day of the Hebrew month in which it occurs?
Question 2 of 10
In Israel, which of these is always true?
Question 3 of 10
Who do we remember on Yom Hazikaron?
Question 4 of 10
What is Israel’s independence day called?
Question 5 of 10
What is Yom Hashoah?
Question 6 of 10
When is Yom Hashoah, in relation to other holidays on the Jewish calendar?
Question 7 of 10
Yom Ha'atzmaut is the anniversary of whose announcement of the creation of State of Israel?
Question 8 of 10
What types of public venues in Israel are closed on Yom Hashoah?
Question 9 of 10
When does Yom Hashoah take place?
Question 10 of 10
True or false: In Israel, Independence Day is a formal holiday, so almost everyone has work and school off.

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