Shemini Atzeret and Simchat Torah Quiz

How much do you know about these final holidays of the High Holiday season?

At the end of Sukkot, we celebrate the completion of the annual Torah reading cycle. How much do you know about Shemini Atzeret and Simchat Torah?

Question 1 of 10
When did the Simchat Torah tradition of reading the final Torah portion of the previous year and the first Torah portion of the next year begin?
Question 2 of 10
The origin of Simchat Torah can be found in
Question 3 of 10
Simchat Torah is traditionally what type of holiday?
Question 4 of 10
Where is the haftarah for Simchat Torah chanted from?
Question 5 of 10
Shemini Atzeret and Simchat Torah come at the end of which holiday?
Question 6 of 10
Which of the following prayers are said on Shemini Atzeret/Simchat Torah?
Question 7 of 10
On Simchat Torah, what are the circles made while holding the Torah and dancing around the synagogue called?
Question 8 of 10
It is customary for the person who leads the prayer for Rain to wear
Question 9 of 10
On Simchat Torah the torah reading includes
Question 10 of 10
It is a custom for how many people to be honored with an aliyah on Simchat Torah?

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