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Hanukkah

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Hanukah is also known as the "Festival of Lights." It is a celebration of the rebuilding of the Temple in Jerusalem, a Jewish holy site. Each day a candle is lit on a menorah, and the festival lasts for eight days. Traditional Hanukah foods are latkes, or potato pancakes and a traditional game is dreidel.

  1. 1. How long does Hanukkah last?
    1. a. 7 days
    2. b. 10 days
    3. c. 8 days
  2. 2. What is a Jewish holy site?
    1. a. The tomb of Christ
    2. b. Mecca
    3. c. The Temple in Jerusalem
  3. 3. What is the other name for Hanukkah?
    1. a. Eight Christmases
    2. b. The Dreidel Day
    3. c. The Festival of Lights