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
What is a kinah?
Question 2 of 10
What is significant about the Shabbat following Tisha B'Av?
Question 3 of 10
What is the Hebrew term for the Book of Lamentations?
Question 4 of 10
What is special name for the Shabbat immediately before Tisha B’Av?
Question 5 of 10
Who was Bar Kokhba?
Question 6 of 10
Which tragic event is not thought to have happened on Tisha B'Bv
Question 7 of 10
Which of these is NOT a term for the three weeks preceding Tisha B'Av?
Question 8 of 10
According to the Talmud, for what action were the Jews punished with the Temple's destruction?
Question 9 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 10 of 10
The edict of King Edward I that forced Jews to leave England, was enacted in

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