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?

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Qustion 1. What are the names of the three major prophets whose extensive writings are the longest in Nevi’im Aharonim?

Isaiah, Jeremiah, and Ezekiel Joshua, Samuel, and David Solomon, David, and Saul Elijah, Elisha, and Nathan

Qustion 2. According to the account in Genesis, God made Eve from what part of Adam’s body?

A rib A finger A hair A drop of blood

Qustion 3. What is another name for the Book of Leviticus?

Torat Kohanim Bereshit Lekh-L'kha Mishneh Torah

Qustion 4. The Books of Ezra and Nehemiah describe what event in Jewish history?

The return to Zion around 538 B.C.E The destruction of the Second Temple King David’s affair with Bathsheba When King Nebuchadnezzar ordered Arioch to kill all the wise men of Babylon

Qustion 5. True or False: Tamar was impregnated by her father-in-law.

True False

Qustion 6. On what holiday is Ecclesiastes read?

Rosh Hashanah Sukkot Shavuot Passover

Qustion 7. Which of the following books was written in part in Aramaic?

Daniel Nehemiah Chronicles Lamentations

Qustion 8. According to rabbinic tradition, who is the author of Song of Songs?

King Hezekiah King David King Solomon Jeremiah

Qustion 9. What was the name of the King of Moab who wanted Balaam to curse the Israelites?

Beor Ahasuerus Balak Antiochus

Qustion 10. How many minor prophets are there?

5 7 8 12
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