January 22, 2004
For the Kids
Plagued by Math
It's post-vacation back-to-school time -- again. Here's some math to get you started: The 10 plagues appear in two parshot -- Vaera and Bo.
How many plagues appear in each parsha?
Here are your clues:
The two Hebrew letters that make up the name
of parshat Bo add up to: _____
The first two Hebrew letters of Vaera add up to:_____
We are coming to the end of another Hebrew month. Its name is a palindrome in English. Which month is it?
Answer this for extra credit: Are there any Jewish holidays during this month?
E-mail your correct answers firstname.lastname@example.org for a
gift certificate to Baskin-Robbins.
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