Purim Quiz

How much do you know about this festive holiday?

Purim is the most carnivalesque Jewish holiday. It is a day when norms are subverted and reversed to commemorate the reversal of fortune recorded in the Book of Esther.

How much do you know about Purim?

Question 1 of 10
The Megillah scroll should be
Question 2 of 10
The scroll of Esther is read with
Question 3 of 10
Packages of food and other small treats that are offered to friends and family are called
Question 4 of 10
On Purim we read the Book of Esther
Question 5 of 10
Purim Katan is observed
Question 6 of 10
The Book of Esther is one of how many biblical books that do not refer directly to God?
Question 7 of 10
The comic plays performed on Purim are called
Question 8 of 10
Written evidence of Purim shpiels (Yiddish for "Purim play") exists in Europe dating back to the
Question 9 of 10
During Megillah reading, it is customary to say the names of Haman's sons
Question 10 of 10
Beans and peas are sometimes eaten on Purim because

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