Halakhah Quiz


Jewish authorities have produced over time a major body of legal texts, governing nearly every aspect of Jewish practice--or Halakhah. How much do you know about Jewish law and its foundational texts?

    Question 1 of 7:

    In which area was the Vilna Gaon critical of Maimonides?

     In Maimonides' application of science to Jewish law
     In Maimonides' rejection of amulets and demons
     In Maimonides' attempts to theorize the existence of God in scientific terms
     In Maimonides' reliance on gentile medicines