Why do Jews always answer a question with another question?

Why do Jews always answer a question with another question?

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  • Anonymous
    7 years ago
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    Is this true??

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  • Aravah
    Lv 7
    7 years ago

    answer: We do? Because there's usually more than one answer, especially in religion. In asking a question we find out where the asker's mind set is and what they are meaning by the question, that narrows things down.

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  • 7 years ago

    There is usually a good answer for that and the answer is something you already know.

    The idea is that the asker is on a search for discovery and when someone (not necessarily Jewish) asks the asker a question, it is to aid the asker on their journey.

    Helpful, aren't I?

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  • 7 years ago

    Wisdom.

    If an answer given today is found to be different than what one considers giving tomorrow the answer given yesterday is not one that one can be held liable for.

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  • ?
    Lv 7
    7 years ago

    Who says we do ? No, it is not always true. Sometimes it is done to clarify the question, sometimes it is only stereotypical, other times it is to play into the stereotype.

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  • .
    Lv 7
    7 years ago

    They are no more likely to do that than any other religion.

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  • 7 years ago

    Because they are scared in case they are wrong?

    Source(s): Being a Jew
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  • 7 years ago

    Why not?

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  • Anonymous
    7 years ago

    to stab-in-the-back

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