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  1. Vault
  2. Receiving Vault
  3. Canopy (Cemetery Tent)
  4. Star of David
  5. Artificial Grass
  1. a A receptacle to receive the casketed remains, providing protection against the elements of the earth; made of concrete, steel, fiber glass or copper.
  2. b A portable shelter employed to cover the grave area during the committal.
  3. c An imitation of grass made in mat form and used at the cemetery to cover the earth around the grave.
  4. d See Mogen David.
  5. e A structure designed for the temporary storage of bodies which are not to be immediately interred.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. The place about the altar of the church, usually enclosed for clergy and other officials; the sanctuary and choir.
  2. To remove from the grave or tomb; to dig up; exhume.
  3. A raised platform or stage.
  4. See Narthex.
  5. An infant dead at birth.

5 True/False questions

  1. SarcophagusAn 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.


  2. CatacombsAn underground cemetery for burial purposes.


  3. Adaptive Funeral RiteA 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.


  4. RetortThe burning chamber in a crematory.


  5. Disposition PermitSee Mogen David.