Quiz on Purim

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Purim Quiz

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Answer the questions below:

1. What is the name of the Jewish queen who played a key role in the Purim story?

2. What is the name of the villain in the Purim story who plotted to kill the Jews?

3. What is the name of the Jewish holiday that celebrates the Purim story?

4. What is the name of the traditional Purim food that is shaped like a three-cornered hat?

5. What is the name of the scroll that contains the story of Esther?

6. Who commanded that Purim was to be celebrated by Jews every year?

7. What is the Jewish date for Purim?

8. What did Mordecai do that made King Xerxes want to honour him?

9. What is King Xerxes full name in Aramaic?

10. What did Mordecai refuse to do that made Haman angry?

11. What was the name of the woman Xerxes divorced at the beginning of the story of Esther?

12. How many provinces did King Xerxes' empire include?

13. How many banquets did Queen Esther give for King Xerxes and Haman?

14. How many sons did Haman have?

15. What did Haman tell the people when he led Mordecai round Susa?

16. How many chapters are there in the Book of Esther?

17. What was Queen Esther's Jewish name?

18. What did Mordecai do when he heard about Haman's plan to kill all the Jews?

19. What was the name of Haman's wife?

20. For how long did Queen Esther have beauty treatments before meeting the King?

21. How was Haman going to get rid of Mordecai?

22. For how long did Queen Esther and her maids fast before Queen Esther went and invited the King to a banquet?

23. What were the names of the two men who wanted to kill King Xerxes?

24. Who did King Xerxes appoint as Prime Minister at the end of the story of Esther?

25. How many times is G-d's name mentioned in the Book of Esther?
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