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Psalms Quizzes & Trivia

This quiz is based on the teachings of Job, Proverbs, Psalms, Ecclesiastes and Song of Songs, October 13, 2010.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The Book of Job is about a guy who
    • A. 

      Becomes a king

    • B. 

      Becomes a prophet

    • C. 

      Leads Israel to the Land of Ur

    • D. 

      Suffers tremendous loss

    • E. 

      Builds the Jerusalem Wall

  • 2. 
    The reason Job suffers is because God allows Satan to attack him
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    At the end of the Book of Job it turns out that Job did have a legitimate argument about his situation and God agrees and keeps Satan from attacking him.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    The Book of Psalms is written to
    • A. 

      Help us know how to be honest and real in prayer and praise

    • B. 

      Speak to the deepest needs of the human heart

    • C. 

      Help us express repentance to God

    • D. 

      Comfort us

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 5. 
    The 5 books of the Psalms actually corresponds very nicely with the themes of the first 5 books of the Bible (Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, Deuteronomy).
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    One of the most important themes in the Book of Proverbs is that "The beginning of wisdom is to know thy self."
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    The Book of Proverbs starts off as
    • A. 

      Lessons of a wise sage to a business entrepreneur

    • B. 

      A mother speaking to her daughter

    • C. 

      A prophetic proverbs to the nation of Israel

    • D. 

      An old man who's about to die

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 8. 
    The Book of Proverbs was primarily written by
    • A. 

      David

    • B. 

      Samuel

    • C. 

      Lemuel

    • D. 

      Solomon

  • 9. 
    Proverbs 31 is famous for its description of
    • A. 

      How to become a good king

    • B. 

      How to avoid temptation

    • C. 

      How to find an excellent wife

    • D. 

      How to be a good neighbor

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 10. 
    The Book of Ecclesiastes was written by Hezekiah who, after a lifetime of seeking fulfillment from every angle, concludes that all of life is meaningless.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    The only thing Solomon doesn't say is meaningless is
    • A. 

      Wealth

    • B. 

      A great meal with friends

    • C. 

      The cycle of seasons

    • D. 

      The Temple he built

    • E. 

      Leaving a large inheritance for future generations

    • F. 

      None of the above

  • 12. 
    The major theme of the Song of Songs is
    • A. 

      How to deal with each others in-laws

    • B. 

      How to raise a godly family

    • C. 

      Love and sex between a man and a woman

    • D. 

      Wisdom for married couples on how to make God first in their lives

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 13. 
    The Song of Songs story line is about a king who disguises himself as a shepherd and falls in love with a country girl who works in the fields.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    The Song of Songs has often been interpreted as an allegory describing the love between God's people (The Bride of Christ) and Christ as the groom.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False