Yom Kippur QuizIt's known as the holiest day of the year, so what's the deal with Yom Kippur?
Question 1. One word you'll often hear on Yom Kippur is teshuvah, meaning:
Question 2. True or false: Prayer services on Yom Kippur are longer than on any other day of the year.
Question 3. Traditionally, many people dress in what special way on Yom Kippur?
In all white or light colors, to symbolize purity
In all black or dark colors, to symbolize sin
In brand new clothes, to symbolize a fresh start
In leather, for no apparent reason
Question 4. When reciting the list of sins, called the Viddui, it is customary for people to
To stand and stomp after each sin is read
Bow after each sin is read
To stand and beat their chests after each sin is read
Question 5. Tradtionally, to fast on Yom Kippur is to abstain from:
All food and drinks
All food and drinks except water
All food, but not drinks
All food that is not harvest directly from the ground