Quiz: Pass This Judaism Quiz And We’ll Know If You Had A Bar Mitzvah

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Were you mitzvahed?

Did you have a bar or bat mitzvah? Take this quiz to show how much you know about this coming of age tradition in Judaism!

 Aug 31, 2020

1 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What's the difference between a bar and bat mitzvah?
Nothing—it means the same thing
One is for boys and one is for girls
One is for men and the other is for women

2 of 18Choose Your Answer:

"Bat" mitzvah is ___________.
Greek
Hebrew
Aramaic

3 of 18Choose Your Answer:

"Bar" mitzvah is ___________.
Hebew
Aramaic
Greek

4 of 18Choose Your Answer:

According to Jewish law, someone who has a bat mitzvah is adult from the age of ___________.
13
12
10

5 of 18Choose Your Answer:

When does a bar mitzvah take place?
At 13
At 12
At 10

6 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What are the small black leather boxes containing scrolls of parchment inscribed with verses from the Torah called?
Shocyte
Torahshelter
Tefillin

7 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What does the word "mitzvah" mean?
Commandment
God
Tradition

8 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What does the HaMotzi bless?
The person coming of age
The food
The congregation

9 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What does the Paul Jones game involve?
Running
Hopping
Dancing

10 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What happens to the guest of honor during the hora?
He has the first dance
He is lifted while sitting in a chair
He says the first prayer

11 of 18Choose Your Answer:

On what day is a bar mitzvah usually held?
Passover
Yom Kippur
Shabbat

12 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What DON'T you do at a Bat Mitzvah ceremony?
Recite the Ten Commandments
Read the Bible
Read the Torah

13 of 18Choose Your Answer:

In what book of the Bible is the bar mitzvah first mentioned?
Hebrews
Acts
Judges

14 of 18Choose Your Answer:

True or false: You can have a bar or bat mitzvah as a adult.
True
False

15 of 18Choose Your Answer:

As a bar or bat mitzvah guest, you shouldn't:
Speak during services
Both of these things
Take your own photos

16 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Haftarah portions come from which text?
The Torah
The Bible
The Prophetic Books

17 of 18Choose Your Answer:

A head Tefillin is put on and removed in which position?
Lying
Standing
Sitting

18 of 18Choose Your Answer:

How many Jewish adults does Minyan have?
20
14
10
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Are you Jewish? Did you do well in Hebrew school? Do you know the difference between Orthodox, Conservative, Reconstructionist, and Reform movements within Judaism? Did you have a Bar or Bat Mitzvah? Did you celebrate the Jewish holidays with your family, and do you still make them a priority now? Do you value the traditions of Judaism as an adult? Do you still attend Shabbat dinners every Friday? Do you practice your faith as much as you did when you were studying back in Hebrew school? If you have kids, will you pass down what you've learned to them? If you said "yes" to any of these questions, then this is the quiz for you!

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