Relationships QuizRespect, education, and holiness are at the core of most Jewish laws regarding dealing with others. But what are the details of what Judaism advises for spouses, parents, children, siblings, and friends?
Question 1. Which of the following biblical pairs are described as having an exemplary friendship?
Eliezer and Laban
Rachel and Bilhah
Jonathan and David
David and Saul
Question 2. What is a havruta?
A loving marriage
A friend with whom one studies Jewish texts
A friend from birth
A long-lost brother
Question 3. Which of these biblical couples experience a "love at first sight" romance?
Jacob and Rachel
Jacob and Leah
Aaron and Elisheva
Sisera and Yael
Question 4. What is Levirate marriage?
The obligation of a brother to marry his brother's widow if the deceased brother left no children behind
The obligation of a Jewish woman to marry a Levite if there is one who desires her
The custom of inviting a Levite to officiate at a Jewish wedding
The name for a marriage that has not been consummated
Question 5. Which of these biblical brothers were not rivals?
Cain and Abel
Isaac and Ishmael
Jacob and Esau
Reuben and Simeon
Question 6. Who in the Bible is described an ezer k'negdo, a "helper opposite him"?
Question 7. What is a mohar?
In ancient marriages, it was the price paid by the father of the groom to the father of the bride
In ancient marriages it was the contract signed at the engagement
In the Talmud it is the word used for a devious or untrustworthy friend
In the Talmud it is the term for a divorcee