Who Wrote This Text?


Do you know who wrote these ancient and medieval Jewish texts? From the Song of Songs to the Guide for the Perplexed see if you can name the author.

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Qustion 1. Who redacted the mishnah?

Ezra the Scribe Judah the Prince Judah the Levi Judah Maccabee

Qustion 2. Acording to the text, who wrote the Song of Songs?

David Solomon Saul Micah

Qustion 3. According to Jewish legend, who wrote the Unetaneh Tokef prayer?

Judah Halevi King Solomon The Vilna Gaon Rabbi Amnon of Mainz

Qustion 4. The Book of Lamentations (Eicha) is traditionally attributed to which prophet?

Jeremiah Ezekiel Isaiah Nahum

Qustion 5. There are psalms attributed to which of the following people?

Jesse Jacob Sons of Haman Sons of Korach

Qustion 6. Who wrote the Guide for the Perplexed?

Gersonides Nachmanides Maimonides Rashi

Qustion 7. Who wrote the Shulhan Arukh?

Baruch Epstein Joseph Caro The Gaon of Vilna Yisrael Maier Kagan

Qustion 8. Who wrote a commentary on the Talmud?

Ezra Nechemiah Rashi Baal Shem Tov
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