WONDER #2945: Why Do Jewish Men Wear Head Coverings?

Question 1 of 3

Which statement about a kippa is a fact?

  1. Men and women can wear a kippa.
  2. A kippa may be made from many different fabrics.
  3. A kippa may be plain or decorated.
  4. All of the above.

Question 2 of 3

What is a synonym for the word kippa?

  1. Yarmulke
  2. Shawl
  3. Prayer
  4. Veil

Question 3 of 3

How do we know that kippot are religious as well as sometimes stylish?

  1. Jewish people may not choose what type of kippa to wear.
  2. Some Jewish people wear kippot decorated with messages.
  3. Women are not allowed to wear kippot.
  4. Kippot made of different types of cloth are forbidden.

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