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
Which of these legal and ethical issues are still up for debate among Jewish authorities?
Question 2 of 10
According to Jewish law, when does a fetus acquire the rights of a person?
Question 3 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 4 of 10
What is the one principle that can be singled out for its prominence in Jewish bioethical discourse?
Question 5 of 10
Couples should be genetically screened
Question 6 of 10
According to Jewish law, actively hastening the death of a dying person is akin to what?
Question 7 of 10
According to Jewish law, is therapeutic genetic engineering and gene manipulation sanctioned?
Question 8 of 10
What is the rabbinic position on stem cell research?
Question 9 of 10
According to Jewish law, is the morning-after pill permitted?
Question 10 of 10
The traditional Jewish principle guiding end-of-life decisions is that nothing can be done to hasten death, but _____________ can be removed.

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