Tisha B’Av Quiz

How much do you know about Tisha B'Av?

The fast day Tisha B’Av commemorates the destruction of the Temples in Jerusalem and many other tragedies throughout Jewish history.


Question 1 of 10
In the three-week period before Tisha B’Av, which of these activities do traditional Jews refrain from?
Question 2 of 10
The edict of King Edward I that forced Jews to leave England, was enacted in
Question 3 of 10
The two major sects of Judaism after the destruction of the Temple were
Question 4 of 10
Which European leaders expelled the Jews from their country in 1492?
Question 5 of 10
"You will be offered for sale as slaves, and there will be no one willing to buy" is an ancient curse, foreshadowing Tisha B'Av and comes from:
Question 6 of 10
When is Tisha B’Av observed?
Question 7 of 10
In what year were Jews expelled from Spain, one of the Jewish tragedies marked in Tisha B’av?
Question 8 of 10
What does the beginning of the Three Weeks mark?
Question 9 of 10
How many Jews died in the war for independence against the Romans?
Question 10 of 10
According to the Talmud, for what action were the Jews punished with the Temple's destruction?