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 rabbinic text bans the consumption of milk during a meal after meat has been consumed at that meal?
Question 2 of 10
What did Maimonides believe was the purpose of the strictures of kashrut?
Question 3 of 10
Which of these is a rule about the knife used to slaughter animals in a kosher way?
Question 4 of 10
What is NOT a requirement that animals must have in order to be considered kosher?
Question 5 of 10
What does terefah mean?
Question 6 of 10
Which type of fish is NOT kosher?
Question 7 of 10
According to the Talmud, which type of person should not eat meat?
Question 8 of 10
True or false: Kosher and halal food obey the same laws.
Question 9 of 10
True or false: To ensure that meat and milk are not eaten together in any way, it is customary to wait a certain amount of time after a meat meal, before eating dairy.
Question 10 of 10
Which type of fish has both fins and scales when it's young, but lose its fins as it gets older?

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