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 the Torah, if a farmer or his workers missed a section of the field during harvesting
Question 2 of 10
True of false: According to rabbinic law, one should give tzedakah to one's own near relatives who are poor before giving to the rest of her city's poor.
Question 3 of 10
According to Maimonides' Ladder of Tzedakah, what is the lowest level of giving charity?
Question 4 of 10
Tithing is known in Hebrew as
Question 5 of 10
In the Bible, giving tzedakah mainly takes what form?
Question 6 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 7 of 10
According to the Talmud, before giving money to an organization, what should you do?
Question 8 of 10
Who composed the famous “Ladder of Tzedakah” which prioritizes the best forms of charity?
Question 9 of 10
Which of the following is an example of tzedakah in biblical law?
Question 10 of 10
Which of the following statements about tzedakah is true?

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