Devil's Arithmetic Vocabulary C1-9

20 Questions | Total Attempts: 174

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Choose the correct answer for the given vocabulary word.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The definition of yiddish is:
    • A. 

      A high German language spoken by Jews

    • B. 

      A skull cap worn by Jewish males for religious reasons

    • C. 

      Jewish holiday about the ceremony of slavery in Egypt

  • 2. 
    The definition of  haggadah is:
    • A. 

      Jewish band

    • B. 

      A book of reading from the Seder dinner

    • C. 

      Jewish holiday about the ceremony of slavery in Egypt.

  • 3. 
    The definition of gutteral is:
    • A. 

      Genuine, pure, obeying Jewish law

    • B. 

      To agree

    • C. 

      Harsh sounding

  • 4. 
    The definition of exodus is:
    • A. 

      emigration by a large group of people

    • B. 

      Lacking yeast to expand dough or batter

    • C. 

      The first book of the Bible

  • 5. 
    The definition of yeshivah is:
    • A. 

      A song sung during Seder

    • B. 

      Jewish town

    • C. 

      A Jewish school that provides secular and religious instruction.

  • 6. 
    The definition of drone is:
    • A. 

      Pondered, meditated

    • B. 

      A low humming continuous noise

    • C. 

      Pushing, and pulling

  • 7. 
    The definition of synagogue is:
    • A. 

      A ceremonial dinner for Jews

    • B. 

      Matchmaker

    • C. 

      A Jewish place of worship

  • 8. 
    The definition of privy is:
    • A. 

      An outhouse

    • B. 

      To care for

    • C. 

      A Jewish town

  • 9. 
    The definition of deliberately is:
    • A. 

      Considered carefully when deciding, purposefully

    • B. 

      To make a narrow groove or wrinkle

    • C. 

      Great detail, complicated

  • 10. 
    The definition of afikoman is:
    • A. 

      Middle of 3 matzos wrapped in cloth used for Seder feast game

    • B. 

      Jewish town

    • C. 

      A skull cap worn by Jewish males

  • 11. 
    The definition of canopy is:
    • A. 

      Covering

    • B. 

      Above

    • C. 

      To convert or change from one language to another

  • 12. 
    The definition of plaintive is:
    • A. 

      To pass judgement

    • B. 

      Happy, carefree

    • C. 

      Sad, mournful

  • 13. 
    The definition of  compensation is:
    • A. 

      To apologize for

    • B. 

      To regret doing

    • C. 

      Given or received for payment

  • 14. 
    The definition of peasants is:
    • A. 

      Wealthy citizen

    • B. 

      Laborer, farmer

    • C. 

      Learns a trade from a skilled master

  • 15. 
    The definition of dainty is:
    • A. 

      Detailed, complicated

    • B. 

      Beautiful, graceful, delicate

    • C. 

      Sturdy and strong

  • 16. 
    The definition of cascaded is:
    • A. 

      A waterfall

    • B. 

      To make clean

    • C. 

      To fall or go down

  • 17. 
    The definition of klezmer is:
    • A. 

      Jewish band made of clarinet, violin, and accordion

    • B. 

      Jewish band made of clarinet, trumpet, and accordion

    • C. 

      Jewish band made of clarinet, guitar, and accordion

  • 18. 
    The definition of billeted is:
    • A. 

      To be placed in a private home temporarily

    • B. 

      To hurt or harm on purpose

    • C. 

      To charge one for a service

  • 19. 
    The definition of Holocaust is:
    • A. 

      A ceremonial dinner for Jews

    • B. 

      The mass murder of Jews under the German Nazi regime

    • C. 

      World War II time period

  • 20. 
    The definition of malach ha-mavis is:
    • A. 

      Angel of Death

    • B. 

      A book of reading from the Seder dinner

    • C. 

      Snake smile with no teeth

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