The Torah: Definition, Laws & Teachings


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Which of the following is NOT a book of the written Torah?

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1. Which two cities were the sites of the oral Torah being committed to writing?

2. Which of the following is mentioned in the Noahide Laws?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The Torah is a revered Jewish document that contains important teachings and laws. These assessments cover the history of the Torah, the Mishnah and Noahide Laws.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments you'll be tested on:

  • Books of the Bible that are contained in the Torah
  • Two cities that were the sites of the oral Torah being committed to writing
  • The crime that is mentioned in the Noahide Laws
  • A description of the Mishnah
  • The document held by Jews to be the word of God

Skills Practiced

  • Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast topics from the lesson, such as what is contained in the Torah and the Mishnah
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding the Noahide laws and interpret it correctly
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer a question about a book that isn't in the Torah

Additional Learning

To learn more about this sacred text, read lesson titled The Torah: Definition, Laws & Teachings about the Torah's laws and teachings. This lesson can help you:

  • Differentiate between the Torah and the Tanakh
  • Understand that the Torah is also referred to as the Pentateuch
  • Become familiar with what the Talmud is
  • Understand what the Torah is to the Jewish people