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: All Jews are pro-choice.
Question 2 of 10
From a Jewish perspective, what is the best way of screening for genetic diseases?
Question 3 of 10
What is the one principle that can be singled out for its prominence in Jewish bioethical discourse?
Question 4 of 10
The traditional Jewish principle guiding end-of-life decisions is that nothing can be done to hasten death, but _____________ can be removed.
Question 5 of 10
According to Jewish law, is the morning-after pill permitted?
Question 6 of 10
BRCA1 and BRCA2 are
Question 7 of 10
According to Jewish law, is therapeutic genetic engineering and gene manipulation sanctioned?
Question 8 of 10
True or false: Jewish law always forbids organ donation.
Question 9 of 10
According to traditional Jewish sources, when does death occur?
Question 10 of 10
Which of these legal and ethical issues are still up for debate among Jewish authorities?

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