The kosher section at a supermarket in Boca Raton, Florida. (Uriel Heilman/JTA)

Kashrut/Dietary Laws Quiz

The rules of kashrut dictate which animals can be eaten, how to slaughter animals, and how to separate meat and dairy. How much do you know about the details of and reasons behind kashrut?

Question 1 of 10
Which of these animals has one attribute of being kosher, but not both?
Question 2 of 10
Some contemporary Jews connect the rules of kashrut to which of these?
Question 3 of 10
What is the Hebrew word for a kosher symbol on a package of food?
Question 4 of 10
What does terefah mean?
Question 5 of 10
How did some Jews in the Hellenistic world of late antiquity interpret the rules of kashrut?
Question 6 of 10
True or false: If blood is found in a piece of meat or an egg, it is no longer kosher to eat.
Question 7 of 10
What did Maimonides believe was the purpose of the strictures of kashrut?
Question 8 of 10
Rabbis have debated the kashrut status of which of these animals?
Question 9 of 10
What was the inciting incident in the Kosher Meat Boycott of 1902?
Question 10 of 10
What is NOT a requirement that animals must have in order to be considered kosher?

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