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 Mishnah, how much of one’s fields must one leave unharvested for the needy?
Question 2 of 10
About the end of poverty, the Torah teaches
Question 3 of 10
What does gemilut chasadim mean?
Question 4 of 10
The rabbis of classical Judaism said tzedakah is
Question 5 of 10
True or false: The halakhah (Jewish law) regarding interest-free loans apply to Jews and non-Jews.
Question 6 of 10
Who is required to give tzedakah?
Question 7 of 10
The phrase "One who loves money is never satisfied with money," is from
Question 8 of 10
According to Jewish law, how much tzedakah must one give?
Question 9 of 10
The Book of Proverbs states that the doing of righteousness and justice is preferable to God than
Question 10 of 10
According to Jewish law, should one give money to a beggar on the street?

Discover More

Afterlife & Messiah Quiz

How much do you know about Judaism and the afterlife?

Jewish Practices Quiz

How much do you know about the rules for Jewish daily life?

Purim Food Quiz

Test your knowledge of Purim foods and food traditions.

Tu Bishvat Quiz

How much do you know about this environmentally friendly holiday?

Magic & the Supernatural Quiz

How well do you know Jewish magic, and the debates around it?

Ancient and Medieval History Quiz

How much do you know about the main Jewish figures and events, from the Bible to the dawn of modernity?

Shavuot Quiz

How much do you know about this spring holiday?