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
What is NOT a requirement that animals must have in order to be considered kosher?
Question 2 of 10
Glatt (as in "glatt kosher") is a Yiddish term meaning what?
Question 3 of 10
Which is true of caviar?
Question 4 of 10
What is the principle of tsa'ar ba'alei hayyim?
Question 5 of 10
What did Maimonides believe was the purpose of the strictures of kashrut?
Question 6 of 10
Which of these is NOT a pareve food?
Question 7 of 10
How did some Jews in the Hellenistic world of late antiquity interpret the rules of kashrut?
Question 8 of 10
Which of these terms describes food that is neither meat nor dairy?
Question 9 of 10
Which type of fish is NOT kosher?
Question 10 of 10
Which book of the Torah contains a list of the animals that are permissible for consumption and the animals that are not?