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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?
 Beit El
 Be'er Sheva


Question 2. What does Tamar dress up as in the book of Genesis?
 A cow
 A prostitute
 An old man
 An angel


Question 3. Bilhah and Zilpah are


Question 4. Joseph is known for his ability to
 herd cattle
 play the lyre
 interpret dreams


Question 5. Who is known for his hairy arms?


Question 6. Who is the oldest of Jacob's sons?


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


Question 8. Who does not try to pass his wife off as his sister?
 They all did


Question 9. How many sons does Aaron have?


Question 10. Which prophet becomes a vegetarian in order to avoid unkosher food?