Quiz: Only Hebrew School Students Can Ace This Judaism Test. Can You?

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We're you at the top of your class in Hebrew school?

How well do you know Judaism? Take this quiz to see what you remember from your days at Hebrew school!

 Sep 13, 2018

1 of 18Choose Your Answer:

"Kabbalah" means to:
Receive
Give
Transcend

2 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What is the Hebrew word for "commandment"?
Cohanim
Mitzvah
Mashiach

3 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What is the most commonly used name in Judaism for God?
Lord
Yahweh
Hashem

4 of 18Choose Your Answer:

In how many days, according to the Torah, did God create the world?
6
10
7

5 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What is the Yiddish name for the skullcap that religious Jewish males wear?
Yarmulke
Tefillin
Tallit

6 of 18Choose Your Answer:

How many commandments are found in the Torah?
1066
613
555

7 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Which day does the first day of Rosh Hashanah NOT fall on?
Tuesday
Friday
Monday

8 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What type of religion is Judaism?
Polytheism
Ditheism
Monotheism

9 of 18Choose Your Answer:

On what day of a male baby 's life does a bris (circumcision) take place?
1st
5th
8th

10 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What is the meaning of the Hebrew word "bracha"?
Baptism
Blessing
Confession

11 of 18Choose Your Answer:

If one hears someone reciting a blessing, what is the proper response?
Mazel tov
L'Chaim
Amen

12 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Which holiday does not permit the eating of leavened bread and its products?
Purim
Passover
Hanukkah

13 of 18Choose Your Answer:

There are _____ books in the Torah.
5
18
47

14 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Purim is celebrated in what Hebrew month?
Ada
Nisan
Ellul

15 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What are Shabbat Zmirot?
Foods
Prayers
Songs

16 of 18Choose Your Answer:

On what mountain did Moses receive the Ten Commandments?
Mt. Olive
Mt. Sinai
Mt. Hood

17 of 18Choose Your Answer:

The short ceremony that concludes the Shabbat is called:
Purim
Havdalah
Kiddush

18 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What is the final prayer of Yom Kippur called?
Neilah
Mincha
Shima
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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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