Jewish Practices Quiz

How much do you know about the rules for Jewish daily life?

Mitzvot — Judaism’s commandments — guide Jewish practice. They have been interpreted and codified into a system called Halacha — Jewish law. How much do you know about Jewish practices and the rules for Jewish daily life?

Question 1 of 10
True or False: Upon graduating from college it is customary for a Jewish person to have their Hebrew name tattooed on their body.
Question 2 of 10
When did the custom of breaking a glass at a marriage ceremony originate?
Question 3 of 10
True or false: Some Jewish thinkers argue that the only legitimate reason for the performance of mitzvot is in order to obey God's commandments.
Question 4 of 10
What is the Hebrew word for holiness?
Question 5 of 10
What is the name of the halachic code developed by Joseph Caro in the 16th century?
Question 6 of 10
The word tzitzit refers to
Question 7 of 10
According to the Talmud, which of the following is something children must not do, because it is a sign of irreverence for their parents?
Question 8 of 10
How many loaves of bread is it traditional to have on the table on Shabbat?
Question 9 of 10
According to Jewish law, which of these are requirements a father must fulfill for his son?
Question 10 of 10
According to the Book of Leviticus, if the children of Israel do not observe God's commandments what could be the consequence?

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