Rosh Hashanah Quiz

Test your knowledge about the Jewish New Year!

Rosh Hashanah is a time when Jews reflect on their actions and try to make amends with each other and God, and it is also the Jewish New Year. How much do you know about Rosh Hashanah?

Question 1 of 10
What special type of challah(s) is traditionally eaten during Rosh Hashanah?
Question 2 of 10
Which came first chronologically, the commandment to observe Rosh Hashanah or the commandment to observe Rosh Chodesh?
Question 3 of 10
Because Reform Jews do not recite the musaf service, when do Reform congregations blow the shofar?
Question 4 of 10
Which is NOT a reason pomegranates are popular during Rosh Hashanah?
Question 5 of 10
In which Torah passage is the shofar alluded to?
Question 6 of 10
When Reform congregations read Torah on the second day of Rosh Hashanah, they often read
Question 7 of 10
Which month directly precedes Rosh Hashanah?
Question 8 of 10
In the days leading up to Rosh Hashanah, special petitionary prayers are added to services. What are they called?
Question 9 of 10
What did Ezra the Scribe do after he assembled the Israelites on the first day of Tishrei?
Question 10 of 10
Which is NOT added to morning prayers on Rosh Hashanah?

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