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
"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 2 of 10
True or False: Torah study is not permitted on Tisha B'Av.
Question 3 of 10
The edict of King Edward I that forced Jews to leave England, was enacted in
Question 4 of 10
Who was Bar Kokhba?
Question 5 of 10
Who composed the Book of Lamentations?
Question 6 of 10
Who first allowed Jews to pray at the Western Wall?
Question 7 of 10
In the three-week period before Tisha B’Av, which of these activities do traditional Jews refrain from?
Question 8 of 10
The Kotel is also known as the
Question 9 of 10
On Tisha B’Av, people
Question 10 of 10
True or False: Eikha is read with a special cantillation tune.

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