Tuesday, July 17, 2012

Quiz Questions for Matos-Massei

According to Rashi...
1. Why did the Bnei Yisrael only seek vengeance on the Midianites and not the Moabites?  (31:2)
2. What talent did Bilaam add to the Midianite army?  What weapon helped the Bnei Yisrael contend against him?  (31:6)
3. What is the rule for purging non-kosher form pots used by non-Jews?  (31:23)
4. How did the tribes of Reuvein and Gad demonstrate that their priorities were out of order?  (32:16)
5. How did Aharon die?  (33:38)
6.Why did the east side of the Jordan have more cities of refuge per capita then the western side?
7. Why is the sentence to a city of refuge contingent on the death of the Kohein Gadol?