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Have you read the Bible? Are you looking for a Bible knowledge trivia quiz with which you can test your knowledge of Biblical facts? We have one here for you. Bible is a long text that tells the history of Christianity and major events related to it. If you think you are aware of these major Biblical facts, then this quiz will test you. Even if you don't know much about the Bible, you will learn something as you take this quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    How many people went into Noah's Ark?

    • A.

      3

    • B.

      6

    • C.

      8

    • D.

      12

    Correct Answer
    C. 8
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 8 because according to the Bible, Noah, his wife, his three sons, and their wives were the only humans who went into the Ark. This makes a total of 8 people on board.

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  • 2. 

    Moses died in this country.

    • A.

      Sinai

    • B.

      Moab

    • C.

      Canaan

    • D.

      Jericho

    Correct Answer
    B. Moab
    Explanation
    Moses died in Moab. This is mentioned in the Bible, specifically in the book of Deuteronomy. After leading the Israelites out of Egypt, Moses wandered with them in the wilderness for 40 years. When they approached the Promised Land, Moses was not allowed to enter because of a disobedient act. Instead, he died in the land of Moab, and it is said that God Himself buried Moses in a valley in Moab. Therefore, Moab is the correct answer.

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  • 3. 

    This person conducted a contest against Baal at Mt. Carmel:

    • A.

      Nathan

    • B.

      Elisha

    • C.

      Elijah

    • D.

      Samuel

    Correct Answer
    C. Elijah
    Explanation
    Elijah is the correct answer because according to the Bible, he challenged the prophets of Baal to a contest at Mount Carmel. This contest involved both sides building altars and calling upon their gods to send fire to consume the sacrifices. Elijah's faith in God was proven when fire came down from heaven and consumed his offering, while the prophets of Baal were unsuccessful. This event demonstrated the power of God and led to the downfall of the prophets of Baal.

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  • 4. 

    The 'miracle' pool in Jerusalem was called this.

    • A.

      Galilee

    • B.

      Bethany

    • C.

      Siloam

    • D.

      Bethesda

    Correct Answer
    D. Bethesda
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Bethesda because the question asks for the name of the 'miracle' pool in Jerusalem, and Bethesda is the name of the pool where Jesus performed a miraculous healing in the New Testament.

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  • 5. 

    This person gave his mantle to Elisha.

    • A.

      Elijah

    • B.

      Naaman

    • C.

      Ahab

    • D.

      Ben-Hadad

    Correct Answer
    A. Elijah
    Explanation
    Elijah gave his mantle to Elisha.

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  • 6. 

    David's first wife was

    • A.

      Ahinoam

    • B.

      Michal

    • C.

      Abigail

    • D.

      Bathsheba

    Correct Answer
    B. Michal
    Explanation
    Michal was David's first wife. She was the daughter of King Saul and she loved David deeply. However, their relationship faced many challenges, including Saul's attempts to kill David. Eventually, Michal was taken away from David and given to another man, but David later reclaimed her as his wife. Despite their difficulties, Michal remained an important figure in David's life and played a significant role in his story.

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  • 7. 

    The story of Samson is found in this book of the Bible.

    • A.

      Joshua

    • B.

      Judges

    • C.

      1 Samuel

    • D.

      2 Kings

    Correct Answer
    B. Judges
    Explanation
    The story of Samson is found in the book of Judges. This book in the Bible contains accounts of various judges who were raised up by God to deliver the Israelites from their enemies. Samson, known for his incredible strength, was one of these judges. His story is detailed in the book of Judges, showcasing his victories and downfall due to his weaknesses.

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  • 8. 

    The book of Lamentations was written by:

    • A.

      Josiah

    • B.

      Ezra

    • C.

      Isaiah

    • D.

      Jeremiah

    Correct Answer
    D. Jeremiah
    Explanation
    The book of Lamentations is a collection of poetic lamentations or funeral songs mourning the destruction of Jerusalem. It is traditionally attributed to the prophet Jeremiah, who witnessed the fall of Jerusalem and the exile of the Israelites. Jeremiah's authorship is supported by historical evidence and the thematic continuity between the book of Jeremiah and Lamentations. The book reflects Jeremiah's deep sorrow and grief over the devastation of his people and the city he loved.

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  • 9. 

    This woman was sent away from home into the wilderness along with her son:

    • A.

      Sarah

    • B.

      Hagar

    • C.

      Ruth

    • D.

      Naomi

    Correct Answer
    B. Hagar
    Explanation
    Hagar was sent away from home into the wilderness along with her son. In the Bible, Hagar was the maidservant of Sarah, the wife of Abraham. When Sarah was unable to conceive a child, she gave Hagar to Abraham as a wife. However, after Hagar became pregnant with Ishmael, tensions arose between Sarah and Hagar. Eventually, Sarah sent Hagar and Ishmael away into the wilderness. This event is described in the book of Genesis.

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  • 10. 

    Barnabas was a native of this place:

    • A.

      Tarsus

    • B.

      Pontus

    • C.

      Cyprus

    • D.

      Lystra

    Correct Answer
    C. Cyprus
    Explanation
    Barnabas was a native of Cyprus.

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  • 11. 

    This was the island where Paul was shipwrecked:

    • A.

      Malta

    • B.

      Clauda

    • C.

      Paphos

    • D.

      Patmos

    Correct Answer
    A. Malta
    Explanation
    Paul was shipwrecked on the island of Malta. This is known from the account in the book of Acts in the Bible. According to the narrative, Paul and his companions were sailing to Rome when they encountered a storm and were shipwrecked on the island. The people of Malta showed them kindness and hospitality, and Paul was able to heal many sick people on the island. This event is significant in Paul's missionary journey and the spread of Christianity.

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  • 12. 

    The name of Methuselah's father:

    • A.

      Cainan

    • B.

      Mahalalel

    • C.

      Jared

    • D.

      Enoch

    Correct Answer
    D. Enoch
    Explanation
    Enoch is the correct answer because according to the biblical genealogy in the Book of Genesis, Methuselah's father was Enoch. Enoch was the great-grandfather of Noah and is known for his close relationship with God, as well as being one of the few individuals who did not experience death but was taken directly to heaven.

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