Bible Quiz

The Hebrew Bible is hardly bound by its covers; it has inspired significant commentary and criticism. How much do you know about the contents of the Bible, and about biblical scholarship?

Question 1 of :

Qustion 1. Which of these books is NOT part of the former prophets?

The Book of Joshua The Book of Judges The Book of Samuel The Book of Isaiah

Qustion 2. What is another name for the Book of Leviticus?

Torat Kohanim Bereshit Lekh-L'kha Mishneh Torah

Qustion 3. Why do many modern Bible scholars believe that the Torah had multiple authors or redactors?

Because the Torah has internal contradictions Because there are shifts in language between different sections of the Torah Because different sections of the Torah reflect different outlooks All of these reasons

Qustion 4. Ecclesiastes, Esther, Song of Songs, Ruth, and Lamentations are together known by what name?

Kohelet The Megillot Ketuvim Tehillim

Qustion 5. What was the name of the King of Moab who wanted Balaam to curse the Israelites?

Beor Ahasuerus Balak Antiochus

Qustion 6. Zipporah was the wife of which biblical man?

Aaron Isaac Benjamin Moses Joshua

Qustion 7. How does the Torah end?

With Moses hitting the rock instead of speaking to it With Moses dying at the age of 120 With the Israelites entering the Land after wandering for 40 years With the Ten Commandments

Qustion 8. Which of the following books was written in part in Aramaic?

Daniel Nehemiah Chronicles Lamentations

Qustion 9. How many books are in the Hebrew Bible?

13 613 32 24

Qustion 10. Every day in the Temple in Jerusalem the Levites sang:

The story of creation The Song of Songs A Psalm for the day of the week Hannah's prayer
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