I will pick 2 examples however I don't have any makoros at the moment (so please help to provide or correct me/help edit.)

If a katan (child) is not neman (believed) in regards to tovelling celim for someone. Would he be believed in regards to using celim (vessels) that he tovelled. That is if his parents came along and saw him eating from a certain cli and the parent asked "was that tovelled" and they responded "yes" do we believe the katan? Or is it better to give him a cli that we for sure know was tovelled?

What about if the katan was eating food that need to be checked for bugs and we asked him "did you check that food" and he respods "yes". Can we believe him or better to give him food that we know for sure was checked.

  • Sounds to me like you're asking if a child is an 'Eid Ehad.
    – Seth J
    May 7 '13 at 21:19
  • @SethJ for himself. Not that others would use the cli or eat the food. Only for him (that the parents wouldn't need to give him a new cli or check the food, etc.) That's the question
    – Yehoshua
    May 7 '13 at 21:21
  • @Yehoshua You can ask it stronger. Can he use the Kli when he grows up?
    – Double AA
    May 7 '13 at 21:22
  • @DoubleAA I could ask that. But that's too strong for now. Let's work out this first! Feel free to edit the question
    – Yehoshua
    May 7 '13 at 21:22
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    Is it weird that every time I see the word "believed", I keep reading it like it rhymes with בדיעבד?
    – Shimon bM
    May 8 '13 at 3:12

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