Are You The Book Of Genesis Genius?

20 Questions | Total Attempts: 60

SettingsSettingsSettings
Please wait...
Book Of Genesis Quizzes & Trivia

So, you think you know the Bible? Well, let's see! Here is the first Quiz in the monthly Bible Trivia Challenge. Because it is the first quiz, we have decided to start with the first book of the Bible: The Book of Genesis. At the beginning of every question is the scripture reference you can use to find the correct answer. Be sure to take your time! There are 20 questions total. Please do not feel you have to complete this quiz at one time. If needed, be sure to create and remember your User ID so you can return to finish it later. Understand, while this is a contest, it is more important that you take the time to learn the Word of God. Please be aware, while you can take this quiz as many times as you would like, your first score w


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    (Genesis 1:3-5) On the first day, God:
    • A. 

      Said, "Let there be light!"

    • B. 

      Created the dry land called Earth

    • C. 

      Made the two great lights, to rule the day and the night

    • D. 

      Rested

  • 2. 
    (Genesis 1:11-13) On the third day, God:
    • A. 

      Created the great whales

    • B. 

      Said, "Let the earth bring forth grass"

    • C. 

      Created cattle and creeping things and beasts of the earth

    • D. 

      Created man

  • 3. 
    (Genesis 2:7) God formed man of:
    • A. 

      Clay

    • B. 

      Mud

    • C. 

      Dust

    • D. 

      Water and sand

  • 4. 
    (Genesis 2:9,17) The tree, the fruit of which man forbidden to eat, was the tree of:
    • A. 

      Knowledge of good and evil

    • B. 

      Knowledge of evil

    • C. 

      Evil

    • D. 

      Life

  • 5. 
    (Genesis 2:21-22) God made woman by taking from Adam:
    • A. 

      One rib

    • B. 

      Two ribs

    • C. 

      Three ribs

    • D. 

      Four ribs

  • 6. 
    (Genesis 3:6-8) Adam and the woman became aware that they were naked:
    • A. 

      After talking with the serpent, but before eating the forbidden fruit

    • B. 

      After talking with the Lord God

    • C. 

      Just before talking with the serpent

    • D. 

      After eating the forbidden fruit, but before talking with the Lord God

  • 7. 
    (Genesis 3:20) Adam called his wife Eve because:
    • A. 

      She came after God had caused a deep sleep to fall upon Adam

    • B. 

      She was the mother of all the living

    • C. 

      It was evening when the Lord God questioned them

    • D. 

      The word "eve" signifies in Hebrew, "woman"

  • 8. 
    (Genesis 3:22-23:) Adam and Eve were expelled from the Garden of Eden to prevent them from:
    • A. 

      Repeating their previous offense

    • B. 

      Eating of the tree of life

    • C. 

      Remaining under the influence of the serpent

    • D. 

      Spreading their disobedience to other people in the garden

  • 9. 
    (Genesis 4:3-5) Cain argued with Abel because:
    • A. 

      Abel had been made a keeper of sheep, but Cain only a tiler of the ground

    • B. 

      Abel claimed a half-share of the property set aside for the sons

    • C. 

      Abel taunted Cain on his bad habits

    • D. 

      The Lord accepted Abel's offering, but not Cains

  • 10. 
    (Genesis 4:14-15) The Lord set a mark upon Cain to:
    • A. 

      Protect him against murder

    • B. 

      Warn others against him

    • C. 

      Identify him as a tiler of the soil

    • D. 

      Make sure he would never forget the mistake he made

  • 11. 
    (Genesis 6:18) The only human beings allowed in the ark were:
    • A. 

      Noah, his wife, his sons, and his sons' wives

    • B. 

      Noah, his sons, and his sons' wives

    • C. 

      Noah, his wife, his sons and daughters, and their spouses

    • D. 

      Noah and his wife

  • 12. 
    (Genesis 7:2-3) The Lord never instructed Noah, with respect to the creatures he took on board the ark, to take more than:
    • A. 

      One pair of each

    • B. 

      Two pairs of each

    • C. 

      One pair of some, two pairs of others

    • D. 

      One pair of some, eight pairs of others

  • 13. 
    (Genesis 7:14, 12) It rained for:
    • A. 

      150 days and nights

    • B. 

      40 days and nights

    • C. 

      40 days

    • D. 

      40 nights

  • 14. 
    (Genesis 8:6-12) The bird that, by her actions, finally let Noah know that all was well was the:
    • A. 

      Raven

    • B. 

      Dove

    • C. 

      Swallow

    • D. 

      Gull

  • 15. 
    (Genesis 9:12-17) The rainbow was devised as:
    • A. 

      A symbol of the Lord's promise never to flood the earth again

    • B. 

      A way to let Noah know that the rain was about to end

    • C. 

      A help to the dove to find its way back to the ark

    • D. 

      A signal of the birth of Shem, Ham, and Japheth

  • 16. 
    (Genesis 11:1-9) The city of Babel was so named because:
    • A. 

      It was such a big project to complete, men from foreign lands who spoke strange languages were brought in to work on it

    • B. 

      It was proof of what allowing mankind to have a common-language could do. Because of this, the Lord scattered the workers by creating different languages

    • C. 

      Its tower was used as a platform from which many prophets spoke to the people

    • D. 

      The main architect's name was Babel

  • 17. 
    (Genesis 19:26) As Lot and his family fled from Sodom,:
    • A. 

      Because Lot looked back, he was turned to a pillar of salt

    • B. 

      Because Lot's wife looked back, she was turned to a pillar of salt

    • C. 

      Because Lot looked back, his wife was turned to a pillar of salt

    • D. 

      Because his wife looked back, Lot was turned to a pillar of salt

  • 18. 
    (Genesis 25:29-34) The reason Esau gave for selling his birthright to Jacob for bread and pottage was that he:
    • A. 

      Knew of the Lord's prophecy that he would serve Jacob

    • B. 

      Did not like responsibility

    • C. 

      Thought Jacob could not prove the bargain

    • D. 

      Thought he was about to die

  • 19. 
    (Genesis 37:5-11, 19-20) Joseph's brothers made a plan to kill him because:
    • A. 

      They had dreamed of dominance over him

    • B. 

      He had dreamed of dominance over them

    • C. 

      Their father had dreamed of his dominance over them

    • D. 

      They were being tempted by Satan to sell him to the Ishmaelites for twenty shekels of silver

  • 20. 
    (Genesis 37: 31-32) Joseph's brother showed their father Joseph's coat, which they had dipped in the blood of:
    • A. 

      A sheep

    • B. 

      A goat

    • C. 

      Themselves

    • D. 

      A kid

Back to Top Back to top