Jewish Humor Quiz


Jews have long used humor as a tool for self-ridicule, fighting anti-Semitism, and even passing down traditions. And in the past few decades Jewish humor has become significant in mainstream popular culture. How much do you know about Jewish humor?

    Question 1 of 10:

    Which of these is an example of Jewish humor in the Middle Ages?

     The few deliberately funny passages of the Shulhan Arukh
     The "laughing cure" used to ward off the Black Plague
     Purim plays known as shpiels
     All of these