WONDER #361: What is Rosh Hashanah?

Question 1 of 3

What was the main idea of this Wonder?

  1. More people celebrate Rosh Hashanah than most other holidays.
  2. One Rosh Hashanah ritual is the blowing of the shafar.
  3. The pomegranate is an important symbol in the celebration of Rosh Hashanah.
  4. Rosh Hashanah is a holiday that celebrates the Jewish New Year.

Question 2 of 3

Many believe the pomegranate has _____ seeds.

  1. 613
  2. 55
  3. 538
  4. 10,000

Question 3 of 3

Which statement about Rosh Hashanah is NOT true?

  1. Many people make resolutions for Rosh Hashanah.
  2. Challah bread is traditionally eaten on Rosh Hashanah.
  3. Rosh Hashanah occurs on the first two days of Tishrei.
  4. It is required to give loved ones gifts on Rosh Hashanah.

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