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Bible Characters Quiz

From Adam to Zechariah, Haggai to Haman, the Bible is full of interesting personalities. Heroes, villains, prophets and problem children, we've got 'em all. Test your knowledge of Bible characters!



Question 1. Who does not try to pass his wife off as his sister?
 Abraham
 Isaac
 Jacob
 They all did

 

Question 2. At the end of his life, Isaac is
 Deaf
 Blind
 Mute
 Disfigured

 

Question 3. Heggai is
 A eunuch in Ahasuerus's palace
 A minor prophet
 One of Daniel's students
 A King of Israel

 

Question 4. Who is a passenger on Noah’s ark?
 Ham
 Seth
 Abraham
 Hagar

 

Question 5. Elijah’s protégé is named
 Elisha
 Elyakim
 Adonijah
 Haggai

 

Question 6. Who is known for his hairy arms?
 Ishmael
 Aaron
 Joseph
 Esau

 

Question 7. Bilhah and Zilpah are
 midwives
 concubines
 matriarchs
 priestesses

 

Question 8. Yael
 Kills a man
 Judges the Israelites
 Marries Sisera
 Sings and play the tambourine

 

Question 9. Who is not related to King David?
 Solomon
 Michal
 Avshalom
 Jonathan

 

Question 10. Which of Jacob’s sons take vengeance on Shechem after their sister Dinah is raped?
 Reuben and Judah
 Simeon and Levi
 Gad and Asher
 Issachar and Naphtali