Test Your Knowledge On Book Of Esther Quiz

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Book Of Esther Quizzes & Trivia

Test your knowledge on the Book of Esther and the Holiday of Purim


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How many provinces did King Ahasuerus rule over?
    • A. 

      127

    • B. 

      433

    • C. 

      12

    • D. 

      7

  • 2. 
    Who did Queen Vasti give a banquet for at the same time her husband, King Ahasuerus, was giving a banquet?
    • A. 

      Everyone in the Citadel of Susa.

    • B. 

      All the Persian princes.

    • C. 

      The woman in the royal palace.

    • D. 

      The Jews living in Persia.

  • 3. 
    Why on the seventh day of his banquet did the King become furious with Queen Vashti?
    • A. 

      She stole from him.

    • B. 

      She fell in love with someone else.

    • C. 

      She ran away from the citadel.

    • D. 

      He asked her to come and she refused.

  • 4. 
    What tribe was Esther from?
    • A. 

      Judah

    • B. 

      Asher

    • C. 

      Benjamin

    • D. 

      Levi

  • 5. 
    How was Mordecai related to Esther?
    • A. 

      Cousin

    • B. 

      Uncle

    • C. 

      Brother

    • D. 

      Father

  • 6. 
    How did Mordecai save the King's life?
    • A. 

      Stopped a piano from dropping on him.

    • B. 

      Told Esther to inform the king of an assassination plot.

    • C. 

      Prevented him from drinking wine with poison.

    • D. 

      Fought with him in battle.

  • 7. 
    Why did Haman dislike Mordecai?
    • A. 

      Mordecai did not say excuse me to Haman.

    • B. 

      Mordecai did not bow down to Haman.

    • C. 

      Mordecai gossiped about Haman.

    • D. 

      Mordecai stole Haman's camel.

  • 8. 
    Who did Esther invite to her banquet?
    • A. 

      Haman and the King

    • B. 

      Mordecai and her other cousins.

    • C. 

      The eunuchs.

    • D. 

      The King's council.

  • 9. 
    What was Haman's wife's name?
    • A. 

      Hadassah

    • B. 

      Zeresh

    • C. 

      Myrtle

    • D. 

      Bigthana

  • 10. 
    What did the King want read to him when he could not sleep?
    • A. 

      A letter from Haman.

    • B. 

      Arabian Nights.

    • C. 

      Persian holy text.

    • D. 

      The record of his reign.

  • 11. 
    What was Haman's punishment for his evil plan to kill all the Jewish people?
    • A. 

      Thrown in prison.

    • B. 

      Hung from the gallows.

    • C. 

      Electric chair.

    • D. 

      Burned at the stake.

  • 12. 
    What is the name of the Jewish holiday that celebrates the story of Esther?
    • A. 

      Purim

    • B. 

      Sukkot

    • C. 

      Sabbath

    • D. 

      Passover