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:
Transcend
Give
Receive

2 of 18Choose Your Answer:

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

3 of 18Choose Your Answer:

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

4 of 18Choose Your Answer:

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

5 of 18Choose Your Answer:

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

6 of 18Choose Your Answer:

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

7 of 18Choose Your Answer:

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

8 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What type of religion is Judaism?
Monotheism
Ditheism
Polytheism

9 of 18Choose Your Answer:

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

10 of 18Choose Your Answer:

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

11 of 18Choose Your Answer:

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

12 of 18Choose Your Answer:

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

13 of 18Choose Your Answer:

There are _____ books in the Torah.
18
5
47

14 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Purim is celebrated in what Hebrew month?
Nisan
Ellul
Ada

15 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What are Shabbat Zmirot?
Foods
Songs
Prayers

16 of 18Choose Your Answer:

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

17 of 18Choose Your Answer:

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

18 of 18Choose Your Answer:

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