Tzedakah Quiz

Tzedakah, or righteousness, is often interpreted as charity, because Judaism views giving as the ultimate act of righteousness.

Tzedakah, or righteousness, is often interpreted as charity, because Judaism views giving as the ultimate act of righteousness. As in most areas of life, here too Jewish tradition makes practical demands and specifies expectations.

How much do you know about tzedakah?

Question 1 of 10
According to a rabbinic teaching, when a beggar stands before you asking for money
Question 2 of 10
The rabbis of classical Judaism said tzedakah is
Question 3 of 10
True or Fale: "What is mine is mine and what is yours is yours," is a good attitude toward wealth in Jewish tradition.
Question 4 of 10
According to Jewish law, should one give money to a beggar on the street?
Question 5 of 10
Every morning on your way to work, you pass a woman who asks for money for food. Her clothing is dirty and ragged, but you’re not sure if she’s just faking it. According to Jewish law, what should you do?
Question 6 of 10
In the Bible, commandments regarding assistance for the poor are modeled after which of these?
Question 7 of 10
What does the Hebrew word “tzedakah” mean literally?
Question 8 of 10
The Book of Proverbs states that the doing of righteousness and justice is preferable to God than
Question 9 of 10
According to Jewish law, how much tzedakah must one give?
Question 10 of 10
The phrase "One who loves money is never satisfied with money," is from

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