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1

Why did Abraham send his servant to Mesopotamia?

To find a wife for Isaac

2

What did Abram's wife suggest for him to do - - to help speed up fulfilling God's covenant with him?

To take a second wife

3

What is an external sign of God's covenant with Abram?

Circumcision

4

Why is Joseph Jacob's favorite son?

Joseph is Rachel's son

5

What is the name of Abram's two brother's?

Nahor and Haran

6

What position did Joseph achieve when he was taken to Egypt?

Prime Minister

7

Why did Jacob trick his father into thinking he was Esau?

To get his blessing

8

What can you tell me about Jacob's wives - Rachel and Leah?

They were sisters

9

When did God first appear to Abram?

How old was he?

In his 70's

10

Why was Rachel frustrated in her marriage?

She was no able to have children

11

Describe the reunion between Jacob and Esau?

Peaceful

12

Where did Joseph go when he was sold into slavery by his brothers?

Egypt

13

What is the birthplace of Jacob and Esau and is the home of Isaac?

Canaan

14

Who was Jacob the favorite son of?

Rebekah

15

Who was the son of Abraham - - and was tricked by Jacob?

Isaac

16

Where did Isaac and Jacob's wives come from - - known as Land of Faithful People?

Mesopotamia

17

What is Joseph's Egyptian name?

Israel

18

Who tried to convince his brother NOT to kill Joseph?

Reuben

19

What is the name of Isaac's wife?

Rebekah

20

What is the name of the favorite son of Jacob?

Joseph

21

What is the name of Jacob's favorite wife?

Rachel

22

What is the name of Jacob's uncle?

Laban

23

What is the the name of the woman Jacob was tricked into marrying?

Leah

24

What is the name of the man who had 12 sons?

Jacob

25

What is the name of the twin brother Jacob - his birth rites were stolen from him?

Esau

26

What does the name "Abraham" mean?

Father of multitudes

27

What does the name "Sarah" mean?

Queen or Princess

28

What does the name "Isaac" mean?

He laughs

29

What are the 2 reasons Jacob's mother send him out of Canaan?

1). So Esua would not kill him
2). To find him a wife

30

What did Joseph predict while serving as Prime Minister under Pharaoh in Egypt?

7 years of plenty and 7 years of famine