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
When did the custom of breaking a glass at a marriage ceremony originate?
Question 2 of 10
What does a mezuzah contain?
Question 3 of 10
According to Jewish law how many times should a Jewish person pray every day? Tzedakah is often translated as charity, but it’s more closely related to the concept of what?
Question 4 of 10
According to Jewish law, during the week after someone's immediate family member dies, one should:
Question 5 of 10
What Jewish practice is done immediately upon waking up in the morning?
Question 6 of 10
True or false: According to the Shulchan Aruch, members of a particular community must follow that community's custom and not adopt the different customs of another community.
Question 7 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 8 of 10
According to Jewish law, one must wait between eating
Question 9 of 10
What is Levirate marriage?
Question 10 of 10
The Babylonian Talmud is the source for much of Jewish law. Where was it compiled?

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