Jewish Bioethics Quiz

How much do you know about Jewish bioethics?

When Jewish thinkers consider issues like euthanasia, abortion, and organ donation, they articulate diverse positions on the relationship between Jewish law, Jewish ethics, and secular ethics. How much do you know about Jewish bioethics?

Question 1 of 10
True or false: The Jewish community has a poor track record of post-mortem organ donation.
Question 2 of 10
True or False: There is a case of genetic engineering in the Bible.
Question 3 of 10
In the Talmud, the vital sign distinguishing life and death is
Question 4 of 10
What is the one principle that can be singled out for its prominence in Jewish bioethical discourse?
Question 5 of 10
Jewish genetic diseases occur
Question 6 of 10
True or false: In some situations, Jewish law actually requires a woman to have an abortion.
Question 7 of 10
Couples should be genetically screened
Question 8 of 10
According to some Orthodox rabbinic authorities there is concern that the use of donor sperm to impregnate a woman who was having trouble conceiving would constitute what?
Question 9 of 10
According to Jewish law, is therapeutic genetic engineering and gene manipulation sanctioned?
Question 10 of 10
According to Jewish law, which of the following is true of abortion?

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