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: Married couples are especially encouraged to have sex on the night the woman returns from the mikveh, and on Friday nights.
Question 2 of 10
Maimonides compares the spilling of semen to….
Question 3 of 10
When are sexual relations forbidden, according to traditional Judaism?
Question 4 of 10
True or false: Some Orthodox rabbis call for new interpretations of Jewish law to allow for more widespread acceptance of gay Jews.
Question 5 of 10
In the Torah, what does the word yada or "to know," also designate?
Question 6 of 10
According to the Bible, a woman who marries the High Priest must
Question 7 of 10
What is a mamzer?
Question 8 of 10
What does semen affect, according to Maimonides?
Question 9 of 10
What is the word for marriage in the Talmud?
Question 10 of 10
What makes the biblical character Onan famous?

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