Sephardic Judaism Quiz

Sephardic Jews have a rich history, and over time they have developed their own traditions, customs, and laws.

Sephardic Jews have a rich history, and over time they have developed their own traditions, customs, and laws. How much do you know about Sephardic Jewry?

Question 1 of 10
Which of these famous American Jewish poets was Sephardic?
Question 2 of 10
Which of these is a notable feature of some Sephardic Torah scrolls?
Question 3 of 10
What does the word Mizrahi mean?
Question 4 of 10
Which of these countries is not considered part of the Sephardic diaspora
Question 5 of 10
On Passover Sephardic halakhah allows one to eat which of the following foods?
Question 6 of 10
On Passover some Sephardic families have the custom of gently hitting each other with
Question 7 of 10
What is the appropriate thing to say to someone after they have received an aliyah at a Sephardic synagogue?
Question 8 of 10
The word sepharad refers to which country?
Question 9 of 10
True or false: The terms Converso, Marrano, New Christian, and Crypto-Jew are all intermittently applied to describe the same group of people.
Question 10 of 10
What country were Sephardic Jews expelled from in 1492?

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