Magic & the Supernatural Quiz

How well do you know Jewish magic, and the debates around it?

Judaism has many folk customs with magical undertones. But these are not without controversy. How well do you know Jewish magic, and the debates around it?

Question 1 of 10
From where did the story of Lilith originate?
Question 2 of 10
Rabbi Moses ben Yehiel had to defend which Jewish custom as not being a form or sorcery?
Question 3 of 10
What are segullot?
Question 4 of 10
What does Lilith do, according to Jewish legends?
Question 5 of 10
Which biblical character is said to be a witch?
Question 6 of 10
In the Middle Ages, which of these Jewish customs lapsed because of Christian suspicions of black magic?
Question 7 of 10
True or false: In the Torah, God curses people.
Question 8 of 10
Who is the author of the play The Dybbuk?
Question 9 of 10
In Jewish thought, dreams are compared to
Question 10 of 10
What was the cause of the violent mob assault against Jews in England, which started at the coronation of Richard I in 1189?

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