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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 and you could win an Amazon gift card!



Question 1. The prophet Jonah is sent to what city?
 Tarshish
 Nineveh
 Beit El
 Be'er Sheva

 

Question 2. How old is Moses when he goes before Pharaoh to demand "Let my people go!"?
 33
 72
 80
 120

 

Question 3. Ehud is a judge who was known for being
 Left-handed
 Short
 Fat
 Psychic

 

Question 4. Who is not a prostitute mentioned in the Bible?
 Rahav
 Gomer
 Esther
 Oholibah

 

Question 5. Who is not related to King David?
 Solomon
 Michal
 Avshalom
 Jonathan

 

Question 6. Zeresh is the name of
 Jacob's concubine
 Solomon's Egyptian wife
 Haman's wife
 A Priestess of ba'al

 

Question 7. Which of these women is not described as barren in the Bible?
 Hannah
 Sarah
 Leah
 Rachel

 

Question 8. What is the name of Davidís bed-warmer?
 Ahinoa
 Avishag
 Avigail
 Hadassah

 

Question 9. What does not appear in the Bible?
 A talking snake
 A talking donkey
 A ghost
 A talking whale

 

Question 10. Bilhah and Zilpah are
 midwives
 concubines
 matriarchs
 priestesses