Shabbat Quiz

How much do you know about this weekly holiday?

Though many activities are forbidden on Shabbat–from writing to playing instruments–Shabbat is seen as a great gift from God to the Jewish people, and is celebrated with special songs, meals, and prayers. How much do you know about Shabbat?

Question 1 of 10
What is the meaning of the word Kiddush?
Question 2 of 10
All the details of Shabbat observance and work prohibitions can be found in the Torah.
Question 3 of 10
What are zemirot?
Question 4 of 10
True or False: Shabbat services are generally longer than weekday services.
Question 5 of 10
Which important Jewish writer wrote, "More than the Jewish people has preserved the Shabbat, the Shabbat has preserved the Jewish people."
Question 6 of 10
Where are the weekly haftarah selections taken from?
Question 7 of 10
What does chillul Shabbat refer to?
Question 8 of 10
What is the blessing over the challah called?
Question 9 of 10
What does Havdalah literally mean?
Question 10 of 10
Which of the following is NOT one of the 10 things the Zohar explains the head of the household must accomplish at the Shabbat table?

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