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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. How many sons does Aaron have?


Question 2. Joseph is known for his ability to
 herd cattle
 play the lyre
 interpret dreams


Question 3. How many books in the Tanakh are named after women?


Question 4. The prophet Jonah is sent to what city?
 Beit El
 Be'er Sheva


Question 5. How old is Moses when he goes before Pharaoh to demand "Let my people go!"?


Question 6. Who is not a prostitute mentioned in the Bible?


Question 7. Who is not related to King David?


Question 8. Heggai is
 A eunuch in Ahasuerus's palace
 A minor prophet
 One of Daniel's students
 A King of Israel


Question 9. Who is known for his hairy arms?


Question 10. Before he dies, Jacob blesses
 Abraham and Isaac
 Ephraim and Menashe