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 is a notable feature of some Sephardic Torah scrolls?
Question 2 of 10
On Passover some Sephardic families have the custom of gently hitting each other with
Question 3 of 10
According to Sephardic custom when visiting a shiva house one should be sure to visit
Question 4 of 10
A Sephardic custom turns which of the following rituals into a joyful party?
Question 5 of 10
True/False: The oldest synagogue in the United States is a Sephardic synagogue.
Question 6 of 10
Which of these is not a Sephardic holiday custom?
Question 7 of 10
What country were Sephardic Jews expelled from in 1492?
Question 8 of 10
At what point in the service do Sephardic Jews display the Torah scroll to the congregation?
Question 9 of 10
What is the appropriate thing to say to someone after they have received an aliyah at a Sephardic synagogue?
Question 10 of 10
The Sephardic pronunciation of the Hebrew word for Sabbath is

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