The Book Of Numbers Part 1

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  • 1. 
    Numbers derived its name form which of the following:
    • A. 

      The Israelite nation, although still not at their promised land destination, had grown substantially in number.

    • B. 

      God instructed moses to "number" the people by taking a census.

    • C. 

      God instructed moses to divide the nation into specific amounts of people to organize living arrangements in Cannan.

    • D. 

      The Israelites were in the process of establishing their own numerical system.

  • 2. 
    In caes of war, who would serve as israel's soldier?
    • A. 

      Healthy males over twenty-five years and unmarried females who had no children.

    • B. 

      All able bodied persons over the age of sixteen.

    • C. 

      All men over the age of twenty.

    • D. 

      A specially trained group of about 10000 men.

  • 3. 
    Why were no members of the tribe of Levi included in the army?
    • A. 

      Because they were appointed to be in charge of the tabernacle and its furnishings.

    • B. 

      Because the house of Levi had so few young males.

    • C. 

      Because they had abandoned Moses over a disagreement about sacrifices.

    • D. 

      Because they previously been sent North to Kandesh to establish an encampment site.

  • 4. 
    • A. 

      Loosening the woman's hair.

    • B. 

      Burning the husband's grain offering on the altar.

    • C. 

      Making the woman drink bitter holy water.

    • D. 

      Having the woman provide a "truth" sacrifice.

  • 5. 
    What determined whether the Israelites traveled or camped while they wandered in the desert?
    • A. 

      God's speaking through the ark of testimony (covenant) and directing them.

    • B. 

      The movement of a cloud

    • C. 

      Reports from the scouts they had sent out to ensure safe passage.

    • D. 

      The eather and seasons.

  • 6. 
    Why did God consume part of the outskirts of the Iraelites camp with fire?
    • A. 

      So He would prevent their enemies from attacking them.

    • B. 

      He was angry because they were complaining.

    • C. 

      He wanted to mark their encampment as a sacrifice to gim.

    • D. 

      So he could destroy the tribe of Gad, who were conspiring against the people.

  • 7. 
    What did God provide for the israelites when they complained about the Manna diet?
    • A. 

      Flocks of quail.

    • B. 

      Meat from fifty thousand sheep and goats.

    • C. 

      Flocks of doves.

    • D. 

      Thousands of cattle from an enemy nation.

  • 8. 
    This person spoke against Moses and was stricken by God with leprosy and confined outside the camp for seven days.
    • A. 

      Miriam

    • B. 

      Aaron

    • C. 

      Joshua

    • D. 

      Benjamin

  • 9. 
    What happened to the men who filed false reports concerning the land of Cannan?
    • A. 

      They were stoned to death.

    • B. 

      They died from a plague.

    • C. 

      They were struck blind.

    • D. 

      They were cut off from their people.