Old Testament Assessment Study

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Old Testament Quizzes & Trivia

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is one truth we can learn from the story of Samuel hearing the Lord’s voice?
    • A. 

      The Lord gives us one chance to recognize His voice.

    • B. 

      Samuel’s unrighteousness kept him from receiving revelation.

    • C. 

      Our ability to recognize the Lord’s voice can grow.

  • 2. 
    Why did the Israelites ask Samuel for a king?
    • A. 

      They wanted to be like all of the other nations.

    • B. 

      The prophet had commanded it.

    • C. 

      They needed to defeat the Assyrians.

  • 3. 
    3. What did David say he would rely on to defeat Goliath?
    • A. 

      A) His physical strength.

    • B. 

      B) His armor.

    • C. 

      C) The strength of the Lord.

  • 4. 
    4. What is one truth we can learn from Uzzah’s attempt to steady the ark of the covenant?
    • A. 

      A) Attempting to direct God’s work without authority brings spiritual death.

    • B. 

      B) God will give us strength to obey commandments that are difficult for us.

    • C. 

      C) Keeping God’s commandments brings temporal and spiritual blessings.

  • 5. 
    5. What does King David’s experience with Bathsheba teach us?
    • A. 

      A) Lustful desires can lead to serious sin.

    • B. 

      B) God will help us find the person we should marry.

    • C. 

      C) Breaking the law of chastity cannot be forgiven.

  • 6. 
    6. How can worshipping in the temple help us?
    • A. 

      A) It can strengthen and comfort us when we have challenges.

    • B. 

      B) It allows us to receive the ordinances necessary for eternal life.

    • C. 

      C) Both of the above.

  • 7. 
    7. What was the result of Solomon’s marrying outside of the covenant?
    • A. 

      A) His wife later became a member of the Church.

    • B. 

      B) His heart was turned from the Lord.

    • C. 

      C) His wife left him.

  • 8. 
    8. What does the story of the widow in Zarephath providing food for Elijah teach us about blessings?
    • A. 

      A) Wickedness will prevent us from being blessed.

    • B. 

      B) Acting in faith to follow a prophet’s counsel will bring us blessings.

    • C. 

      C) We can miss out on blessings if we do not live up to our potential.

  • 9. 
    9. What does the story of Elijah’s contest with the prophets of Baal teach us about the Lord?
    • A. 

      A) He knows and cares for each of us individually.

    • B. 

      B) He understands all of our pains and sufferings.

    • C. 

      C) His power is greater than the power of men and their false gods.

  • 10. 
    10. What did Naaman do that allowed him to be healed of his leprosy?
    • A. 

      A) He obeyed the prophet even in the simple things.

    • B. 

      B) He was given a priesthood blessing by the laying on of hands.

    • C. 

      C) He accepted the gospel of Jesus Christ.

  • 11. 
    11. King Cyrus of Persia allowed the Jews to return to Jerusalem to rebuild the temple. What does this story teach about opposition?
    • A. 

      A) One blessing of temple work is that we will not have opposition in our lives.

    • B. 

      B) Opposition occurs when individuals worship false gods.

    • C. 

      C) During times of opposition, God watches over and helps those who seek to obey Him.

  • 12. 
    12. What did Esther have the courage to do?
    • A. 

      A) Risk her life to save the Jews.

    • B. 

      B) Refuse to eat and drink of the king’s wine and meat.

    • C. 

      C) Pray after being commanded not to pray.

  • 13. 
    13. What does the story of Job teach us about trials?
    • A. 

      A) Our family and friends will support us during our trials.

    • B. 

      B) The righteous will not complain, worry, or have questions during their trials.

    • C. 

      C) We can continue to trust God when we don’t know the reasons for our trials.

  • 14. 
    14. What is one truth we can learn from the phrase “I have graven thee upon the palms of my hands” (Isaiah 49:16)?
    • A. 

      A) The Lord sometimes forgets things.

    • B. 

      B) The Lord counts each of our sins.

    • C. 

      C) The Lord loves us and will never forget us

  • 15. 
    15. What is the name of the 1,000-year period during which the Lord’s people will enjoy happiness, peace, and prosperity?
    • A. 

      A) The Restoration.

    • B. 

      B) The Millennium.

    • C. 

      C) The spirit world.

  • 16. 
    16. What truth can we learn from Daniel’s refusing to eat the king‘s meat and drink his wine?
    • A. 

      A) If we keep the Lord’s laws, then He will bless us physically and spiritually.

    • B. 

      B) The Lord will curse the wicked for breaking His commandments.

    • C. 

      C) God will not perform miracles in our lives if we lack faith.

  • 17. 
    17. According to King Nebuchadnezzar’s dream, what will happen to the kingdom of God?
    • A. 

      A) It will be destroyed by apostate members.

    • B. 

      B) It will stop growing because of the wickedness of mankind.

    • C. 

      C) It will roll forth and eventually cover the entire earth.

  • 18. 
    18. How did Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego show great faith?
    • A. 

      A) They said they knew God could deliver them, but they would still trust Him if He didn’t.

    • B. 

      B) They asked Daniel whether they should worship the golden image.

    • C. 

      C) They were willing to return to Jerusalem to help rebuild the temple.

  • 19. 
    19. What does the phrase “I will pour out my spirit upon all flesh” (Joel 2:28) mean?
    • A. 

      A) The Lord will visit everyone on earth.

    • B. 

      B) All of the wicked will recognize the Spirit and choose to be converted.

    • C. 

      C) The Lord will bless all people and send them His Spirit.

  • 20. 
    20. How can we become saviors on Mount Zion?
    • A. 

      A) By doing temple work for our ancestors.

    • B. 

      B) By suffering for the sins of our family and friends.

    • C. 

      C) By faithfully enduring our own trials.

  • 21. 
    21. What is the main truth taught in Proverbs 3:5–6?
    • A. 

      A) The Lord speaks to us in our heart and mind.

    • B. 

      B) If we trust in the Lord, He will direct our path.

    • C. 

      C) Children are a heritage of the Lord.

  • 22. 
    22. What scripture mastery passage teaches that our sins can become “white as snow”?
    • A. 

      A) Jeremiah 1:4–5.

    • B. 

      B) Isaiah 1:18.

    • C. 

      C) Isaiah 58:13–14.

  • 23. 
    23. What scripture mastery passage teaches that the Restoration of the gospel is “a marvellous work and a wonder”?
    • A. 

      A) Psalm 24:3–4.

    • B. 

      B) Isaiah 29:13–14.

    • C. 

      C) 1 Samuel 16:7.

  • 24. 
    24. What is the main truth taught in Ezekiel 37:15–17?
    • A. 

      A) If we turn away from the Lord, we will lose His protection and experience sorrow and suffering.

    • B. 

      B) The Bible and the Book of Mormon come together as witnesses that Jesus Christ is our Savior.

    • C. 

      C) As we study God’s word, we can receive His guidance.

  • 25. 
    25. Which scripture mastery passage relates to family history and temple work?
    • A. 

      A) Psalm 119:105.

    • B. 

      B) Isaiah 5:20.

    • C. 

      C) Malachi 4:5–6.

  • 26. 
    26. What basic doctrine is taught in Amos 3:7?
    • A. 

      A) Ordinances.

    • B. 

      B) Commandments (tithing).

    • C. 

      C) Marriage and family.

    • D. 

      D) Prophets and revelation

    • E. 

      E) The Atonement of Jesus Christ

  • 27. 
    27. What basic doctrine is taught in Malachi 3:8–10?
    • A. 

      A) Ordinances.

    • B. 

      B) Commandments (tithing).

    • C. 

      C) Marriage and family.

    • D. 

      D) Prophets and revelation

    • E. 

      E) The Atonement of Jesus Christ

  • 28. 
    28. What basic doctrine is taught in Isaiah 53:3–5?
    • A. 

      A) Ordinances.

    • B. 

      B) Commandments (tithing).

    • C. 

      C) Marriage and family.

    • D. 

      D) Prophets and revelation

    • E. 

      E) The Atonement of Jesus Christ