Nature & the Environment Quiz

How much do you know about green issues in Jewish thought and practice?

The environment impacts so many aspects of life, from the air we breathe to the water we drink. How much do you know about green issues in Jewish thought and practice?

Question 1 of 10
The ancient compilation known as Perek Shirah (Chapter of Song), is based on what idea?
Question 2 of 10
Where does Jewish environmental education take place?
Question 3 of 10
Contemporary Jewish thinkers have drawn on Jewish texts to address which of these issues?
Question 4 of 10
According to the 13th Century Seder Hahinukh, righteous people should grieve when what seed is wasted?
Question 5 of 10
What is the Jubilee year?
Question 6 of 10
Baal tashhit or "do not destroy," is a concept based on the biblical injunction not to destroy fruit-bearing trees. The rabbis extend it to include what else?
Question 7 of 10
According to the book of Deuteronomy 11, when humans do good things, what will God provide in return?
Question 8 of 10
True or false: The Book of Job argues that human beings are the center and purpose of creation.
Question 9 of 10
What group created the first Jewish Community-Supported Agriculture program in 2004?
Question 10 of 10
How many shemitah years occur before there is one yovel year?