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- Are You Smarter than.A RABI ? .
.Usually Jewish couples avoid to hold their weddingsbetween the festivals of:.A) Hanukah and Yom KippurB) Passover and ShavuotC) Easter and ChristmasD) Bar Mitzvah and Bat Mitzvah . , Answer:B) Hanukah and Shavuot .The symbolism of breaking the plates during the .Engagement ceremony symbolizes:A) Love between the new husband and wife to beB) Nothing its just for funC) The fragility of marriageD) The destruction of the Two Temples in Jerusalem . . Answer: D) The destruction ofTwo Temples in Jerusalem . A bar mitzvah or batmitzvah is done at age:A) 15B) 20C) 13D) 12 .. .Answer:C) 13 . TRUE OR FALSE:When a boy is born he is circumcised, ten days after .he is born he is named at a celebration called Bris. . . Answer:False. It is actually eight days. .The third stage of death and mourning lasts ____days and the family avoids________ and .Celebrations to allow themselves to mourn.A) 21 days, avoids eating fishB) 14 days, avoids using technologyC) 5 days, avoid wearing bright coloursD) 30 days, family avoids social acitivites . . .Answer:D) 30 days, avoids social acitivities .During a Jewish marriage the husband and wife taketheir: ,A) LaceB) RibbonsC) BlessingsD) Rings .Answer: .A) Lace .TRUE OR FALSE:.The kettubah (an ancient document) is read atthe ceremony along with seven blessings extollingbeauty of creation and the joys of companionship. Answer: . . True .Among some shepardis the glass of _____ issmashed at wedding ceremony as a sign of plenty. .A)BeerB) WaterC) WineD) Milk . . Answer:C) Wine . TRUE OR FALSE: . The mystical understanding of theunity of male and female as a symbolof deeper divine and cosmic harmoniesadds to the aura of the event. . .Answer: True TRUE OR .FALSE:Marriage isn`t a very traditional and sacred. rite in Judaism. . .Answer:False, it is* .When a Jewish girl is born she is named at the:A) Hospital .B) Paternal grandparents houseC) At her house while a Rabi is presentD) Synagogue .Answer: .D) Synagogue . TRUE OR FALSE:A fourth stage is added is the deceased is a . parent which lasts until the firstanniversary of death. , .Answer: True .TRUE OR FALSE: When a Jewish family loses a family member.they recite passages from the Torah on eachSabbath. .. Answer:False, they recite the Kaddish What is one of the purposes the Rites serve: .A) To see all the symbolism in the Jewish religion B) . To define the responsibilities Jewish peoplemust take within each stage of life; acts as a guideline to lifeC) To find a way to connect Judaism to each majoraspect or milestone of a Jews lifeD) To identify the changes of life while seeing the traditionand stability of the rituals in Judaism