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
According to an adage in Pirkei Avot (Ethics of our Fathers), who is wealthy?
Question 2 of 10
According to the sage Hillel, which principle contains the entire Torah in it?
Question 3 of 10
Which of the following does Greco-Jewish philosopher Philo prohibit under "do not covet"?
Question 4 of 10
What is a gemah?
Question 5 of 10
Which of the following does Greco-Jewish philosopher Philo prohibit under "do not covet"?
Question 6 of 10
Which scholar is known for his seminal work on lashon ha-ra?
Question 7 of 10
According to Maimonides, to whom is a Jew forbidden to sell weapons of war?
Question 8 of 10
What does marit ayin refer to?
Question 9 of 10
Which characters from the Bible are known to have lied?
Question 10 of 10
According to Proverbs 18:21, both death and life are in the hands of what?

Discover More

War & Peace Quiz

How much do you know about the Jewish ethics and laws of combat?

Jewish Bioethics Quiz

How much do you know about Jewish bioethics?

Jewish Names Quiz

Do you know the meanings of popular Jewish names?