(My Jewish Learning)
Passover celebrates the biblical exodus from Egypt, but its focus on freedom in general has earned it a special place on the Jewish calendar. More Jews participate in a seder than any other Jewish ritual. How much do you know about Passover history and rituals?
QUESTION 1 OF 10
Which of the following is a traditional food for many Passover seders?
__ Matzah Ball Soup
__ Gefilte Fish
__ All of the above
__ None of the above
QUESTION 2 OF 10
Which piece of matzah is used for the afikomen?
__ The middle one
__ The top one
__ The bottom one
__ The burnt one
__ The triangle one
QUESTION 3 OF 10
Which of the following is not one of 10 plagues
__ Death of the Firstborn
QUESTION 4 OF 10
Which is the proper order of the beginning of the seder?
__ Kiddish, motzei matzah, urhatz, karpas
__ Kiddish, urhatz, karpas, yahatz
__ Yahatz, maggid, hallel, afikomen
__ Maggid, urhatz, karpas, hallel
QUESTION 5 OF 10
What do we do for the prophet Elijah at the seder?
__ Open the door for him and pour him a cup of wine
__ Ask him to bring needy families to join our seder
__ Bless him for taking care of baby boys at their brit milah
__ Leave a piece of matzah for him
QUESTION 6 OF 10
At the end of the seder it is customary to say:
__ Next year in Jerusalem!
__ Forty-nine days to Shavuot!
__ See you next year!
QUESTION 7 OF 10
The book used to tell the story of Passover is called
QUESTION 8 OF 10
__ G_d leading the Israelites out from slavery in Egypt to freedom
__ G_d giving the Israelites the Torah in the desert
__ The finishing of the Torah and starting it over
__ The building of the Temple
QUESTION 9 OF 10
Many contemporary Jews add additional items to the seder plate to symbolize struggles for liberation. What is a common new item that celebrates women?
__ A lemon
__ An orange
__ An egg
__ An olive
QUESTION 10 OF 10
The Shabbat before Passover is called what?
__ Shabbat HaZaken
__ Shabbat HaOlam
__ Oneg Shabbat
__ Shabbat HaGadol
- All of the above
- The middle one
- Kiddish, urhatz, karpas, yahatz
- Open the door for him and pour him a cup of wine
- Next year in Jerusalem
- G_d leading the Israelites out from slavery in Egypt to freedom
- An orange
- Shabbat HaGadol