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 was the special offering for the holiday of Shavuot in the times of the Temple?
Question 2 of 10
Some believe the Omer is a period of mourning for the students of
Question 3 of 10
How many sentences are in the Jewish version of the Ten Commandments
Question 4 of 10
What did the Jews standing at Mount Sinai say to signal their acceptance of the Torah
Question 5 of 10
Which Talmudic sage is associated with the pilgrimage taken by many Jews on Lag Ba'Omer?
Question 6 of 10
Which of these holidays occurs during the counting of the Omer?
Question 7 of 10
This ceremony, marking completion of advanced years in religious school, is often held on Shavuot
Question 8 of 10
The late night Shavuot study session is known as
Question 9 of 10
In the book of Ruth, Ruth's mother-in-law is
Question 10 of 10
Which is NOT a reason that we eat dairy products on Shavuot?

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