Science & Judaism Quiz

How much do you know about the relationship between science and Judaism?

The Bible and Talmud saw science and Jewish tradition as pathways to the same divine truth. But still, the two regularly come in conflict.

Question 1 of 10
True or False: Carl Jung was Jewish.
Question 2 of 10
Which of these people is known as the "zoo rabbi," and has authored books on science and Torah which were banned?
Question 3 of 10
What did Rabbi Abraham Isaac Kook believe about Torah and science?
Question 4 of 10
Which of these statements has been used to explain the prominence of Jews in psychology?
Question 5 of 10
Where does this statement of wonder at the natural world--"How great are Your works, God, You made them all with wisdom"--come from?
Question 6 of 10
How have Jewish institutions such as the Anti-Defamation League and the American Jewish Committee dealt with attempts to introduce Intelligent Design into public schools?
Question 7 of 10
Which of these was Maimonides influenced by?
Question 8 of 10
True or false: In traditional Jewish thought, evolution is always rejected.
Question 9 of 10
How do Jews respond to the contradiction between the creation story in Genesis and evolutionary theory?
Question 10 of 10
True or false: Maimonides said that if a rabbi in the Talmud claims something that contradicts a known scientific fact, the Talmud's word must be trusted.

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