Shavuot Quiz

How much do you know about this spring holiday?

Shavuot began as a harvest festival, but it also commemorates the revelation at Sinai and the giving of the Torah. Traditions of the holiday include eating dairy, nighttime learning, and decorating houses and synagogues with plant life.
How much do you know about this spring holiday?

Question 1 of 10
Which of these customs is observed by traditional Jews during the period of the Omer?
Question 2 of 10
What is an omer?
Question 3 of 10
Which introductory hymn to the Ten Commandments is only recited on Shavuot?
Question 4 of 10
By which name are the 49 steps of the Omer traditionally referred?
Question 5 of 10
The tomb of Simeon bar Yohai, a noted figure connected to Lag B'Omer, is located in
Question 6 of 10
For how many days is the Omer counted?
Question 7 of 10
The hymn said as an introduction to the Ten Commandments is called
Question 8 of 10
The 33rd day of the Omer is called
Question 9 of 10
How many sentences are in the Jewish version of the Ten Commandments
Question 10 of 10
Which of these holidays occurs during the counting of the Omer?

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