The Full Wiki

Talmud: Quiz


Question 1: One feature of this method is the use of ________' Mishneh Torah as a guide to Talmudic interpretation, as distinct from its use as a source of practical halakha.
MaimonidesThomas AquinasSoulAverroes

Question 2: The rabbis recorded in the Mishnah are known as ________.
Elisha ben AbuyahHillel the ElderGamalielTannaim

Question 3: This may be interpreted as meaning that, following the restoration of the ________ and the line of ordained scholars, the work will be completed and "out of Zion shall go the Law, and the word of the Lord from Jerusalem".

Question 4: Generally, however, the Talmud is studied as a historical source-text for ________.
Hasidic JudaismHalakhaOrthodox JudaismHaredi Judaism

Question 5: After the death of ________, however, the center of Talmud scholarship shifts to Europe and North Africa.
Sephardi JewsKabbalahHai GaonBible

Question 6: ________, Sources and Traditions: Types of Compositions in the Talmud of Babylonia (Atlanta: Scholars Press, 1992).
Columbia UniversityAncient historyJacob NeusnerBrown University

Question 7: The Talmud was likewise the subject of the ________ in 1263 between Nahmanides (Rabbi Moses ben Nahman) and Christian convert, Pablo Christiani.
PhariseesDisputation of BarcelonaTorahJudaism

Question 8: But an alternative form, organized by subject matter instead of by biblical verse, became dominant about the year 200 C.E., when Rabbi Judah haNasi redacted the ________ (משנה).
ToseftaTalmudMishnahMinor tractate

Question 9: ________ similarly emphasizes the study of Talmud within its religious and rabbinic education.
JewsOrthodox JudaismJewish philosophyConservative Judaism

Question 10: As such, some adherents, most notably ________ and his followers, resisted any effort to apply historical methods that imputed specific motives to the authors of the Talmud.
Modern Orthodox JudaismJudaismHaredi JudaismSamson Raphael Hirsch

Got something to say? Make a comment.
Your name
Your email address