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
During Megillah reading, it is customary to say the names of Haman's sons
Question 2 of 10
Shushan Purim is
Question 3 of 10
According to tradition, Haman was
Question 4 of 10
On Purim we read the Book of Esther
Question 5 of 10
Scholars believe the actual text of the Book of Esther was written
Question 6 of 10
Hamantashen get their name from the Yiddish meaning
Question 7 of 10
Packages of food and other small treats that are offered to friends and family are called
Question 8 of 10
The Book of Esther is one of how many biblical books that do not refer directly to God?
Question 9 of 10
The name "Purim" is the plural of the word pur, which means
Question 10 of 10
In a leap year, what is the additional month in the Jewish calendar called?

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