Kashrut/Dietary Laws Quiz


The rules of kashrut dictate which animals can be eaten, how to slaughter animals, and how to separate meat and dairy. How much do you know about the details of and reasons behind kashrut?

Question 1 of :

Qustion 1. Which type of fish is NOT kosher?

Blackfish Albacore Sea Bass Catfish

Qustion 2. Which of the following animals is not kosher?

Deer Duck Emu Moose Giraffe

Qustion 3. True or false: If blood is found in a piece of meat or an egg, it is no longer kosher to eat.

True False

Qustion 4. Which of these are never kosher?

Mammals Birds Crustaceans Dairy products

Qustion 5. What does the word "kosher" mean?

Blessed by a rabbi Healthy or energetic Fit or appropriate Righteous or just

Qustion 6. What is the principle of tsa'ar ba'alei hayyim?

The prevention of pain or cruelty to animals Not mixing milk and meat during meals Having a strictly vegetarian lifestyle The ethical discipline of avoiding certain foods or limiting one's appetite because of the growing scarcity of food in parts of the world

Qustion 7. Some contemporary Jews connect the rules of kashrut to which of these?

Health concerns Environmental concerns Gender equity concerns A & B only All of these

Qustion 8. Which of these terms describes food that is neither meat nor dairy?

Hashgakhah Pareve Mehadrin Terefah

Qustion 9. According to the Talmud, which type of person should not eat meat?

A woman An am ha'aretz, an ordinary person Children below bar mitzvah age A tzadik, or holy person None of the above.

Qustion 10. Who were the first people in the Bible to eat meat?

Adam and Eve Cain and Abel Noah and his family Moses and the desert-bound Children of Israel None of the above.
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