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  • 1. 

    How many books are there in the bible?

    • A.

      72

    • B.

      66

    • C.

      100

    • D.

      50

    Correct Answer
    B. 66
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 66. The Bible consists of 66 books, divided into the Old Testament and the New Testament. The Old Testament contains 39 books, including books such as Genesis, Exodus, Psalms, and Isaiah. The New Testament contains 27 books, including books such as Matthew, Mark, Luke, John, and Revelation. These books were written by various authors over a span of many centuries and are considered sacred texts by Christians.

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  • 2. 

    David used this to kill Goliath

    • A.

      Stone

    • B.

      Brick

    • C.

      Sword

    • D.

      His fist

    Correct Answer
    A. Stone
    Explanation
    David used a stone to kill Goliath. In the biblical story, David was a young shepherd who defeated the giant warrior Goliath with a single stone from his sling. This event is often seen as a symbol of courage, faith, and the triumph of the underdog. The stone was a simple and unconventional weapon that David used with precision and skill to overcome his much larger opponent.

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  • 3. 

    Where was Jesus born?

    • A.

      A hospital

    • B.

      Jerusalem

    • C.

      Nazareth

    • D.

      Bethlehem

    Correct Answer
    D. Bethlehem
    Explanation
    Jesus was born in Bethlehem according to the Bible. This is mentioned in the New Testament, specifically in the Gospel of Luke. Bethlehem is significant because it is the birthplace of King David and is also known as the City of David. The prophecy in the Old Testament also states that the Messiah will be born in Bethlehem. Therefore, Bethlehem is widely accepted as the birthplace of Jesus.

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  • 4. 

    Which of the following was a tax collector? 

    • A.

      Matthew

    • B.

      Mark

    • C.

      Luke

    • D.

      John

    Correct Answer
    A. Matthew
    Explanation
    Matthew was a tax collector.

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  • 5. 

    Which disciple betrayed Jesus for 30 pieces of silver?

    • A.

      Peter

    • B.

      Andrew

    • C.

      Judas

    • D.

      John

    Correct Answer
    C. Judas
    Explanation
    Judas is the correct answer because he is famously known for betraying Jesus for 30 pieces of silver. In the Bible, it is mentioned that Judas Iscariot, one of Jesus' disciples, agreed to hand him over to the authorities in exchange for money. This act ultimately led to Jesus' crucifixion.

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  • 6. 

    “The Lord is my shepherd” is found in which Psalm?

    • A.

      1

    • B.

      27

    • C.

      150

    • D.

      23

    Correct Answer
    D. 23
    Explanation
    Psalm 23 begins with the famous line "The Lord is my shepherd." This psalm is attributed to King David and is a well-known passage in the Bible. It is a comforting and reassuring psalm that speaks of God's guidance, provision, and protection for His people. The imagery of God as a shepherd caring for His sheep is used to convey the love, care, and faithfulness of God towards His followers.

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  • 7. 

    Who was the first appointed priest in the tribe of Israel? 

    • A.

      Moses

    • B.

      Joshua

    • C.

      Aaron

    • D.

      David

    Correct Answer
    C. Aaron
    Explanation
    Aaron was the first appointed priest in the tribe of Israel. This is supported by biblical accounts, specifically in the book of Exodus, where Moses is instructed by God to appoint Aaron, his brother, as the high priest. Aaron played a significant role in leading and conducting religious ceremonies and sacrifices on behalf of the Israelites. He served as a mediator between God and the people, performing various duties in the tabernacle and later in the temple. Therefore, Aaron is recognized as the first priest in the tribe of Israel.

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  • 8. 

    What was one of the three gifts presented to Jesus by Wise Men from the east? 

    • A.

      Silver

    • B.

      Silk

    • C.

      Gold

    • D.

      Chickens

    Correct Answer
    C. Gold
    Explanation
    One of the three gifts presented to Jesus by Wise Men from the east was gold.

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  • 9. 

    Jesus was tempted in the desert for how many days?

    • A.

      40

    • B.

      7

    • C.

      3

    • D.

      30

    Correct Answer
    A. 40
    Explanation
    According to the Bible, Jesus was tempted in the desert for a period of 40 days. This is mentioned in the New Testament, specifically in the books of Matthew, Mark, and Luke. During this time, Jesus fasted and was tempted by the devil, but he resisted and remained faithful to God. The number 40 holds significance in the Bible, as it is often associated with a period of testing, preparation, or spiritual significance.

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  • 10. 

    Who was king when Jesus was born?

    • A.

      David

    • B.

      Solomon

    • C.

      Josiah

    • D.

      Herod

    Correct Answer
    D. Herod
    Explanation
    Herod was the king when Jesus was born. This is known from the biblical accounts of the birth of Jesus, specifically in the Gospel of Matthew. According to the Bible, Herod was the reigning king of Judea at the time and it was his fear of a potential rival king that led to the infamous "Massacre of the Innocents" in Bethlehem. Herod's rule is also historically supported, as he was appointed by the Roman Empire and known for his cruelty and oppressive reign.

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  • 11. 

    What river did John baptize Jesus in?

    • A.

      Euphrates

    • B.

      Eden

    • C.

      Jordan

    • D.

      Tiger

    Correct Answer
    C. Jordan
    Explanation
    John baptized Jesus in the Jordan river. This is mentioned in the Bible, specifically in the New Testament in the book of Matthew, chapter 3, verse 13. The Jordan river holds significant religious and historical importance, and it is often associated with important events and figures in Christianity.

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  • 12. 

    What is the beginning of wisdom?

    • A.

      Education

    • B.

      Love

    • C.

      The day of the Lord

    • D.

      The fear of the Lord

    Correct Answer
    D. The fear of the Lord
    Explanation
    The fear of the Lord is considered the beginning of wisdom because it refers to a deep reverence and respect for God. This fear motivates individuals to live in accordance with God's teachings and commandments, seeking His guidance and wisdom in all aspects of life. By acknowledging God's sovereignty and recognizing our own limitations, we become open to receiving divine wisdom and understanding. This fear of the Lord sets the foundation for a wise and righteous life, leading to moral and ethical decision-making based on God's principles.

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  • 13. 

    What proceeds out of the mouth comes from the ____?

    • A.

      Heart

    • B.

      Mind

    • C.

      Lips

    • D.

      Thoughts

    Correct Answer
    A. Heart
    Explanation
    The answer "Heart" is correct because it is commonly believed that what we say is a reflection of our true feelings and emotions, which are believed to originate from the heart. The heart is often associated with sincerity, honesty, and authenticity in expressing oneself. Therefore, the statement implies that our words are influenced by our emotions and innermost thoughts, making the heart the source of what proceeds out of the mouth.

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  • 14. 

    After Jesus' resurrection to whom did He first appear?

    • A.

      Martha

    • B.

      James

    • C.

      Mary Magdalene

    • D.

      Peter

    Correct Answer
    C. Mary Magdalene
    Explanation
    After Jesus' resurrection, He first appeared to Mary Magdalene. This is supported by the biblical accounts in the New Testament, specifically in the Gospel of John (John 20:11-18). Mary Magdalene was one of Jesus' followers and she was the first person to see the risen Jesus. She had gone to the tomb and found it empty, and then Jesus appeared to her and spoke to her. This encounter with Mary Magdalene is significant in Christian tradition as it demonstrates Jesus' victory over death and the importance of women in the early Christian movement.

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  • 15. 

    What is the name of the last book of the Old Testament?

    • A.

      Micah

    • B.

      Malachi

    • C.

      Lamentations

    • D.

      Revelations

    Correct Answer
    B. Malachi
    Explanation
    Malachi is the correct answer because it is the name of the last book in the Old Testament. It is a prophetic book that contains a collection of prophecies and messages from God to the people of Israel. The book of Malachi is traditionally believed to have been written by the prophet Malachi, and it addresses issues such as the people's unfaithfulness, the coming of the Messiah, and the need for repentance.

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