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
The hymn said as an introduction to the Ten Commandments is called
Question 2 of 10
The 33rd day of the Omer is called
Question 3 of 10
What is an omer?
Question 4 of 10
By which name are the 49 steps of the Omer traditionally referred?
Question 5 of 10
How many sentences are in the Jewish version of the Ten Commandments
Question 6 of 10
True or False: One cannot get married on Lag B'Omer
Question 7 of 10
What city is traditional for some to make a pilgrimage to on Lag Ba'Omer?
Question 8 of 10
The ritual of upsheren, associated with Lag Ba'Omer, involves:
Question 9 of 10
Which is NOT a reason that we eat dairy products on Shavuot?
Question 10 of 10
Which Talmudic sage is associated with the pilgrimage taken by many Jews on Lag Ba'Omer?

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