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 food(s) are very popular to eat on Shavuot?
Question 2 of 10
Which of these customs is observed by traditional Jews during the period of the Omer?
Question 3 of 10
When may the omer be counted each day?
Question 4 of 10
Shavuot happens in the Hebrew month of
Question 5 of 10
True or False: There are different versions of the Ten Commandments.
Question 6 of 10
The ritual of upsheren, associated with Lag Ba'Omer, involves:
Question 7 of 10
Which book is read on Shavuot?
Question 8 of 10
True or False: One cannot get married on Lag B'Omer
Question 9 of 10
In the book of Ruth, Ruth's mother-in-law is
Question 10 of 10
What type of decoration is traditionally found in the home and/or synagogue during Shavuot?

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