Divorce Quiz

What are the details of ending a Jewish marriage?

What are the details of ending a Jewish marriage? What contemporary concerns figure into the discussion?

Question 1 of 10
What is the ceremony called in which a childless widow's brother-in-law is released from his obligation to marry his late brother's wife?
Question 2 of 10
What is the Hebrew term for the three-person rabbinic court that has expertise in the laws of Jewish divorce?
Question 3 of 10
True or false: If the husband/wife cannot or do not want to be present at the divorce ceremony, they may appoint agent(s) to represent them before the rabbinic court.
Question 4 of 10
True or false: Orthodox rabbis have almost completely eradicated the agunah problem.
Question 5 of 10
Which of these statements about mamzerim is true?
Question 6 of 10
At a traditional Jewish divorce ceremony, the presiding rabbi may ask the witnesses all of these questions except
Question 7 of 10
What is the Hebrew term for a woman that cannot remarry because she doesn't have a get?
Question 8 of 10
If a man refuses to give his wife a Jewish bill of divorce, what is her legal status?
Question 9 of 10
Which of these is a reason that a rabbinical court could force a man to grant a divorce?
Question 10 of 10
According to the Bible, who can initiate a divorce?

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