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 type of fish has both fins and scales when it's young, but lose its fins as it gets older?
Question 2 of 10
True or false: Both mammals and birds have to be slaughtered in a certain way in order to be kosher.
Question 3 of 10
Who were the first people in the Bible to eat meat?
Question 4 of 10
Which of these is a rule about the knife used to slaughter animals in a kosher way?
Question 5 of 10
What is the kashering method used for most foodware?
Question 6 of 10
To be considered kosher, what two characteristics must birds have?
Question 7 of 10
What was the inciting incident in the Kosher Meat Boycott of 1902?
Question 8 of 10
If a metal utensil becomes non-kosher (by coming in contact with non-kosher products), how can it be made kosher?
Question 9 of 10
What does the word "kosher" mean?
Question 10 of 10
In order to be considered kosher, what do fish have to have?

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