Genesis 1 - 50

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  • 1. 

    Where in Eden was the Garden of Eden

    • A.

      North

    • B.

      South

    • C.

      East

    • D.

      West

    Correct Answer
    C. East
    Explanation
    The Garden of Eden was located in the East. This is supported by the biblical account in Genesis, where it is mentioned that God planted a garden in the east of Eden and placed Adam and Eve there. Additionally, the name "Eden" itself is derived from a Hebrew word meaning "delight" or "pleasure," further implying a paradise-like location.

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  • 2. 

    What did Adam and Eve use to sew Apron to cover their nakedness?

    • A.

      Animal Skin

    • B.

      Fig leaves

    • C.

      Cloth

    • D.

      Banana Leaves

    Correct Answer
    B. Fig leaves
    Explanation
    Adam and Eve used fig leaves to sew an apron and cover their nakedness. This is commonly known from the biblical story of Adam and Eve in the Garden of Eden. After realizing their nakedness, they used fig leaves as a makeshift clothing to hide their bodies. This act symbolizes their awareness of their vulnerability and the need for modesty.

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  • 3. 

    What does the name Eve mean?

    • A.

      Apple of thine eye

    • B.

      Apple Eater

    • C.

      Mother of all living things

    • D.

      Mother of Males

    Correct Answer
    C. Mother of all living things
    Explanation
    The name Eve is derived from the Hebrew word "hawwah" which means "to breathe" or "to live". In the Bible, Eve is depicted as the first woman and the mother of all human beings. Therefore, the name Eve symbolizes her role as the mother of all living things.

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  • 4. 

    What was Eve's punishment?

    • A.

      She will bleed for 7 days every month and so will her generation

    • B.

      In sorrow shall she conceive

    • C.

      She will allow her husband to be the breadwinner

    • D.

      She and the snake shall forever be enemies

    Correct Answer
    B. In sorrow shall she conceive
    Explanation
    The explanation for the given correct answer is that Eve's punishment for eating the forbidden fruit was that she would conceive and bear children in sorrow or pain. This punishment signifies the pain and hardships associated with childbirth that women would experience as a consequence of her actions.

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  • 5. 

    How many times worse would vengeance be given to the person who killed Cain?

    • A.

      7 times

    • B.

      8 times

    • C.

      9 times

    • D.

      10 times

    Correct Answer
    A. 7 times
    Explanation
    In the Bible, it is mentioned that if anyone kills Cain, vengeance would be taken on him sevenfold. This means that the punishment for killing Cain would be seven times worse than the punishment for any other crime. This concept of sevenfold vengeance is a form of divine retribution and serves as a warning against harming others.

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  • 6. 

    How old was Adam when he begot Seth

    • A.

      110

    • B.

      120

    • C.

      130

    • D.

      140

    Correct Answer
    C. 130
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 130. According to the Bible, Adam was 130 years old when he begot Seth. This information is found in the book of Genesis, specifically in Genesis 5:3.

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  • 7. 

    Who was the second oldest man in the bible?

    • A.

      Mahalaleel

    • B.

      Methuseal

    • C.

      Methusela

    • D.

      Jared

    Correct Answer
    D. Jared
    Explanation
    Jared is considered the second oldest man in the Bible because it is mentioned in the Book of Genesis that he lived for 962 years, making him one of the longest-lived individuals. Methuselah is often mistakenly thought to be the second oldest, but he actually holds the record for the oldest man in the Bible, living for 969 years. Mahalaleel and Methuseal are not mentioned as being particularly old in the biblical text.

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  • 8. 

    How old was Jared when he died?

    • A.

      952

    • B.

      962

    • C.

      972

    • D.

      978

    Correct Answer
    B. 962
  • 9. 

    How many stories did the ark have?

    • A.

      2

    • B.

      3

    • C.

      4

    • D.

      1

    Correct Answer
    B. 3
    Explanation
    The ark had three stories. This means that there were three levels or floors within the ark where the animals and other items were housed.

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  • 10. 

    How many HUMANS were allowed on the ark?

    • A.

      6

    • B.

      7

    • C.

      8

    • D.

      9

    Correct Answer
    C. 8
    Explanation
    According to the biblical story of Noah's Ark, there were eight humans allowed on the ark. These humans included Noah, his wife, their three sons (Shem, Ham, and Japheth), and their sons' wives. The ark was built to save Noah and his family from the great flood that was going to destroy all living creatures on earth. Therefore, the correct answer is 8.

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  • 11. 

    How many days did the flood waters prevail upon the earth?

    • A.

      110

    • B.

      130

    • C.

      150

    • D.

      170

    Correct Answer
    C. 150
    Explanation
    The flood waters prevailed upon the earth for a total of 150 days. This means that the flood lasted for a significant amount of time, causing widespread damage and destruction. The length of the flood indicates the severity of the event and the impact it had on the earth and its inhabitants.

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  • 12. 

    On what mountain did the ark come to a rest

    • A.

      Mount Arafat

    • B.

      Mount Moriah

    • C.

      Mount Sinaih

    • D.

      Mount Ararat

    Correct Answer
    D. Mount Ararat
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Mount Ararat. According to the biblical account, after the great flood, Noah's ark came to a rest on the mountains of Ararat. Mount Ararat is located in modern-day Turkey and is the highest peak in the region. It is often associated with the story of Noah's ark and has been a subject of interest and exploration for many years.

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  • 13. 

    The rainbow after the flood was a sign of the covenant made between God and Noah, What was the covenant?

    • A.

      He would replenish the earth after the flood

    • B.

      He would not use water to destroy the earth again

    • C.

      He would allow them to eat herbs and meat

    Correct Answer
    B. He would not use water to destroy the earth again
    Explanation
    After the flood, God made a covenant with Noah that He would not use water to destroy the earth again. This means that God promised to never cause a worldwide flood like the one that occurred during Noah's time. The rainbow served as a sign of this covenant, reminding both God and humanity of this promise. The covenant ensured that future generations would not have to fear another catastrophic flood, providing a sense of security and hope for the future.

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  • 14. 

    What was the name of Abraham's father?

    • A.

      Lamech 

    • B.

      Terah

    • C.

      Teran

    • D.

      Laban

    Correct Answer
    B. Terah
    Explanation
    Terah is the correct answer because according to the Bible, Terah was the father of Abraham. He is mentioned in the Book of Genesis as the father of three sons, including Abraham. Terah is also mentioned in other ancient texts such as the Book of Jubilees and the Book of Jasher. He played a significant role in the story of Abraham, as he was the one who initially led his family from Ur of the Chaldeans towards Canaan, but they settled in Haran instead.

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  • 15. 

    Which of Jacob's sons was originally named Benoni?

    • A.

      Joseph

    • B.

      Benjamin

    • C.

      Zebulon

    • D.

      Gad

    Correct Answer
    B. Benjamin
    Explanation
    Benjamin was originally named Benoni because when he was born, his mother Rachel was dying and she named him Benoni, which means "son of my sorrow." However, Jacob changed his name to Benjamin, meaning "son of my right hand," to signify a more positive and hopeful future for him.

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  • 16. 

    Who did God slay because they spilt their seed on the ground?

    • A.

      Haran

    • B.

      Onan

    • C.

      Caanan

    • D.

      Ham

    Correct Answer
    B. Onan
    Explanation
    Onan is the correct answer because in the Bible, Onan was punished by God for spilling his seed on the ground instead of impregnating his deceased brother's wife, as was required by the levirate marriage custom. This act displeased God, and as a result, Onan was struck down and died.

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  • 17. 

    What were the names of Tamar's twins?

    • A.

      Zarah and Sarah

    • B.

      Pharez and Larez

    • C.

      Zarah and Pharez

    • D.

      Sarah and Larez

    Correct Answer
    C. Zarah and Pharez
    Explanation
    Tamar had twins named Zarah and Pharez.

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  • 18. 

    Why shouldn't Egyptians eat bread with the Caananites?

    • A.

      Famine

    • B.

      Abomination

    • C.

      Flood

    • D.

      Death

    Correct Answer
    B. Abomination
    Explanation
    The reason Egyptians shouldn't eat bread with the Canaanites is because it is considered an abomination. This implies that there is something morally or religiously wrong with mixing or sharing food with the Canaanites. It could be due to cultural or religious differences, or possibly a belief that the Canaanites are impure or unclean. The exact reason is not provided in the question, but it is clear that there is a strong negative connotation associated with eating bread with the Canaanites.

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  • 19. 

    How old was Jacob when he died?

    • A.

      147

    • B.

      146

    • C.

      145

    • D.

      144

    Correct Answer
    A. 147
    Explanation
    Jacob was 147 years old when he died. This information is most likely derived from the biblical account in Genesis 47:28 where it states that Jacob lived for 147 years. Therefore, the answer 147 is the correct option indicating Jacob's age at the time of his death.

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  • 20. 

    How old was Joseph when he died

    • A.

      100

    • B.

      105

    • C.

      110

    • D.

      115

    Correct Answer
    C. 110
    Explanation
    Joseph was 110 years old when he died.

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