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Sukkot Quiz

How much do you know about this fall holiday?

Sukkot is when the sukkah, the non-permanent outdoor hut, is built. Sukkot was also once a holiday of agricultural thanksgiving, and this is celebrated with the holiday’s other ritual items: the lulav and etrog. How much do you know about Sukkot?

Question 1 of 10
Where are you allowed to shake a lulav?
Question 2 of 10
Sukkot is sometimes called z'man simhatenu. What does this mean?
Question 3 of 10
What are the days of hol hamo’ed?
Question 4 of 10
Many of the prayers recited on Sukkot revolve around asking God for which of these?
Question 5 of 10
True or False: If it is raining on Sukkot, there is always still an obligation to eat in the sukkah.
Question 6 of 10
True or false: People may sleep and eat in the sukkah during the intermediate days of Sukkot.
Question 7 of 10
This book is customarily read on Sukkot
Question 8 of 10
Which is not a pilgrimage festival?
Question 9 of 10
How many walls must a sukkah have?
Question 10 of 10
True or false: The kabbalists developed the custom of inviting seven biblical ancestors as guests in the sukkah.