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
Which book of the Torah says that if a wife "fails to please [a husband] because he finds something obnoxious about her… he writes her a bill of divorce, hands it to her, and sends her away from his house"?
Question 2 of 10
During a traditional Jewish divorce ceremony, why does the rabbi tear the four corners of the get?
Question 3 of 10
Which is NOT a rabbinic requirement for a divorce?
Question 4 of 10
What is a shetar piturin?
Question 5 of 10
During the divorce ritual, what does the man do to officially declare that the woman is free to remarry?
Question 6 of 10
Which of these is a reason that a rabbinical court could force a man to grant a divorce?
Question 7 of 10
What is an agunah?
Question 8 of 10
What is a "conditional divorce"?
Question 9 of 10
Which of these procedures involves a shoe?
Question 10 of 10
Is a civil divorce accepted as fully dissolving a marriage?

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