Jewish Ethics Quiz

How much do you know about Jewish ethics?

Judaism has a lot to say about ethics. How can we be responsible businesspeople? What constitutes talking about someone (and is it ever good to)? How can we be mensches — and what is a mensch, anyway?

Question 1 of 10
Which of these is a fundamental principle of Jewish business ethics?
Question 2 of 10
According to an adage in Pirkei Avot (Ethics of our Fathers), who is wealthy?
Question 3 of 10
True or false: According to Judaism, as long as what you're saying is true, there's no problem saying it to others.
Question 4 of 10
What is the appropriate Hebrew phrase to say to a mourner?
Question 5 of 10
The mitzvah of tzedakah includes which of the following actions?
Question 6 of 10
True or false: It is more important to tell the truth than to save a life.
Question 7 of 10
According to Maimonides, to whom is a Jew forbidden to sell weapons of war?
Question 8 of 10
According to the rabbis in the Talmud, who is the best role model for the character trait of standing by one's word?
Question 9 of 10
Why is gossip, or rekhilut, prohibited?
Question 10 of 10
When is it permitted to pass on negative comments?

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