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
What is an omer?
Question 2 of 10
What was the special offering for the holiday of Shavuot in the times of the Temple?
Question 3 of 10
The hymn said as an introduction to the Ten Commandments is called
Question 4 of 10
On the first day of Shavuot, this is read from the Torah
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
By which name are the 49 steps of the Omer traditionally referred?
Question 7 of 10
Which of these holidays occurs during the counting of the Omer?
Question 8 of 10
True or False: One cannot get married on Lag B'Omer
Question 9 of 10
The late night Shavuot study session is known as
Question 10 of 10
Which is NOT a reason that we eat dairy products on Shavuot?

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