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Ultimate Hanukkah Quiz!

How well you know this Jewish festival? Take the quiz and find out!

Beano Quiz Team
Last Updated:  July 1st 2021

How many points will you score?

1/10 A selection items used to celebrate Hanukkah

What does Hanukkah mean in Hebrew?

2/10 A Hanukkah menorah

What is Hanukkah also known as?

3/10 A latke being fried
Rugrats | Nickelodeon

Which of the following foods is not a traditional Hanukkah treat?

4/10 Jewish spinning tops

What are these spinning tops called?

5/10 Lighting the menorah
evite | Giphy

How many branches does a Hanukkah menorah – or chanukiah – have?

6/10 A collection of candles

In total, how many candles are lighted during Hanukkah?

7/10 Beverly Goldberg wears a Hanukkah-themed jumper
The Goldbergs | Adam F. Goldberg Productions, Happy Madison Productions, Sony Pictures Television | ABC

Why does Hanukkah last for eight nights?

8/10 A Jewish Woman lighting Hanukkah candles in a menorah

A Menorah isn't lit every night of the holiday. True or false?

9/10 A closeup of some Jewish donuts filled with strawberry jelly

Why are Hanukkah meals fried?

10/10 Happy Hanukkah

This year, Hanukkah will begin on the evening of which date?

Oh dear

Oh dear! Better luck next time!

Good try

Good try! Why not have another go and see if you can get an even bigger score?

Great work

Great work! You know your stuff when it comes to Hanukkah!


Amazing! You're a Hanukkah expert!