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
According to Rabbi Irving Greenberg, when the Rosh Hashanah liturgy focuses on death, what is it really talking about?
Question 2 of 10
What is the last month of the Hebrew year?
Question 3 of 10
True or false: According to Jewish tradition, all creatures, human and animal, are judged on Rosh Hashanah.
Question 4 of 10
In which Torah passage is the shofar alluded to?
Question 5 of 10
Many people see the High Holiday season beginning with the 17th of Tammuz and ending with
Question 6 of 10
Which is true of the tashlikh service?
Question 7 of 10
Which is NOT a reason pomegranates are popular during Rosh Hashanah?
Question 8 of 10
How many extra blessings are added to the Musaf Amidah on Rosh Hashanah?
Question 9 of 10
When Reform congregations read Torah on the second day of Rosh Hashanah, they often read
Question 10 of 10
The only reference in the Bible to a "Rosh Hashanah" appears in the sixth century BCE book of Ezekiel in a context that refers not to a specific holiday, but to a season of the year.

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