Kashrut/Dietary Laws QuizThe rules of kashrut dictate which animals can be eaten, how to slaughter animals, and how to separate meat and dairy. How much do you know about the details of and reasons behind kashrut?
Question 1. What does the word "kosher" mean?
Blessed by a rabbi
Healthy or energetic
Fit or appropriate
Righteous or just
Question 2. Which type of fish has both fins and scales when it's young, but lose its fins as it gets older?
Question 3. Rabbis have debated the kashrut status of which of these animals?
All of these
Question 4. The biblical prohibition of cooking a baby goat in its own mother's milk is the basis for what law?
The prohibition of eating baby goats
The requirement to wait three hours in between eating milk and meat
The complete separation of all milk and meat products
The prohibition of drinking milk from goats
Question 5. According to the Talmud, which type of person should not eat meat?
An am ha'aretz, an ordinary person
Children below bar mitzvah age
A tzadik, or holy person
None of the above.
Question 6. Were Adam and Eve vegetarians?
Question 7. True or false: If blood is found in a piece of meat or an egg, it is no longer kosher to eat.