5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Receiving Vault
- Canopy (Cemetery Tent)
- Star of David
- Artificial Grass
- a A receptacle to receive the casketed remains, providing protection against the elements of the earth; made of concrete, steel, fiber glass or copper.
- b A portable shelter employed to cover the grave area during the committal.
- c An imitation of grass made in mat form and used at the cemetery to cover the earth around the grave.
- d See Mogen David.
- e A structure designed for the temporary storage of bodies which are not to be immediately interred.
5 Multiple choice questions
- The place about the altar of the church, usually enclosed for clergy and other officials; the sanctuary and choir.
- To remove from the grave or tomb; to dig up; exhume.
- A raised platform or stage.
- See Narthex.
- An infant dead at birth.
5 True/False questions
Sarcophagus → An unusually ornate and elaborate casket, usually made of very heavy metal, granite or marble; and body may be placed directly in it, or a casketed body may be placed in one as a repository.
Catacombs → An underground cemetery for burial purposes.
Adaptive Funeral Rite → A funeral rite that is adjusted to the needs and wants of those directly involved; one which has been altered to suit the trends of the times.
Retort → The burning chamber in a crematory.
Disposition Permit → See Mogen David.