Purim QuizCookies, costumes, and booze? What's the deal with this crazy holiday, anyway?
Question 1. What was the name of the King of Persia in the Purim story?
King Antiochus IV
Question 2. What is the name of the noisemakers used during the megillah reading?
Question 3. Beans and peas are sometimes eaten on Purim because
Persian Jews invented falafel
It is prohibited to eat meat on Purim
Esther was a vegetarian in the king's court
To balance the calories in hamantaschen
Question 4. Packages of food and other small treats that are offered to friends and family are called
Question 5. Hamantashen get their name from the Yiddish meaning