Sex & Sexuality Quiz

How much do you know about Jewish perspectives on sex?

Judaism does not see sex as dirty or grossly physical, neither does it encourage sex outside committed relationships.

Question 1 of 10
True or false: It's possible to stop being a mamzer.
Question 2 of 10
What does the Sefer Hahinuch compare homosexuality to?
Question 3 of 10
According to traditional Jewish law, when do women immerse in the mikveh (ritual bath)?
Question 4 of 10
True or false: The Torah only permits sex for the purpose of procreation.
Question 5 of 10
True or false: Because it is a mitzvah to procreate, Jewish law never permits the use of birth control.
Question 6 of 10
In 2006, the Conservative law committee published a responsum which was used to allow homosexual students to study to become rabbis at the Jewish Theological Seminary. The central legal argument in this paper was based on
Question 7 of 10
Does Jewish law recognize a distinction between male and female masturbation?
Question 8 of 10
Which of these is the most preferable form of contraception, according to rabbinic authorities?
Question 9 of 10
True or false: The Bible explicitly prohibits lesbianism.
Question 10 of 10
Which of the following is not a byproduct of excessive sexual activity, according to Maimonides in the Mishneh Torah?