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. True or False: Tamar was impregnated by her father-in-law.
Question 2. How many parshiyot (portions) are there in the Torah?
Question 3. The Five Books of Moses is another name for what?
Question 4. According to biblical scholars, when was the latest material in the Hebrew Bible produced?
Fifth century BCE
Around year 1 CE
Second century CE
Sixth century CE
Question 5. Which of these books is not one of the five megillot?
Song of Songs
Question 6. Which of the following books was written in part in Aramaic?
Question 7. Ecclesiastes, Esther, Song of Songs, Ruth, and Lamentations are together known by what name?
Question 8. How many minor prophets are there?
Question 9. The Book of Chronicles never mentions
The story of creation
The Exodus from Egypt
The Temple in Jerusalem
Question 10. According to rabbinic tradition, who is the author of Song of Songs?