Test Yourself: How Much Do You Really Know About Hannukah?

As Jewish households all around the world gather this week to light menorahs and eat latkes, find out how familiar you are with the historical tale of the festival of lights

Menora-lighting in Jerusalem.
Gil Cohen Magen

The holiday season is right around the corner, and Hannukah is fast upon us. Before you begin celebrating, now is the perfect time to find out how well-versed you are in the ancient tradition that brings families annually around the dinner table.

The Jewish festival of lights is a great opportunity for a winter vacation and a taste of latkes and sweet sufganiyot, but it also revolves around a historical tale of Jewish perseverance and Triumph.

Take this Haaretz quiz below to find out how much you really know about the candle-lit history of Hannukah.