Bible QuizThe 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?
Question 1. According to rabbinic tradition, who is the author of Song of Songs?
Question 2. Who were Rebekahís sons?
Jacob and Esau
Cain and Abel
Nadav and Avihu
Joseph and Levi
Question 3. Which of the following were issues that prophets focused their prophecy on?
All of the above
Question 4. On what holiday is the Book of Ruth read?
Question 5. The Five Books of Moses is another name for what?
Question 6. On what holiday is Ecclesiastes read?
Question 7. What is the name of the son born to Abraham and Hagar (Sarahís servant)?
Question 8. 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 Davidís affair with Bathsheba
When King Nebuchadnezzar ordered Arioch to kill all the wise men of Babylon
Question 9. What is another name for the Book of Leviticus?
Question 10. How does the Torah end?
With Moses hitting the rock instead of speaking to it
With Moses dying at the age of 120
With the Israelites entering the Land after wandering for 40 years
With the Ten Commandments