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1

Who was Jacob the favorite son of?

Rebekah

2

Why did Abraham sent his servant to Mesopotamia?

To find a wife for Isaac

3

Why was Moses reunited with his mother?

She was his nurse

4

What were the names of Abram's brothers?

Nahor and Haran

5

Why is Joseph Jacob's favorite son?

He is Rachel's son

6

What did the new Pharaoh establish in Egypt?

Enslaved Israelite
Forced women to marry Egyptian men
Killed all male babies

7

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

Circumcision

8

What did Abram's wife suggest to speed up the fulfillment of God's covenant with him?

Take a second wife

9

When did God first appear to Abram for the first time?

When Abram was in his 70's

10

Why was Rachel frustrated in her marriage?

She was no able to have kids

11

How can the reunion of Jacob and Esau be described?

Peaceful

12

What did God give Moses to help him convince Pharaoh to let the Israelite's free?

The power of the plagues

13

Why did Moses kill an Egyptian taskmaster?

Because he saw him beat a slave

14

What was weird about the relationship of Jacob's wives? (Rachel and Leah)

they were sisters

15

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

So that he could get his blessing

16

What did Moses' birth mother teach him?

The Hebrew faith

17

Where did God first appear to Moses?

On Mount Horeb

18

Where did Joseph's descendants prosper?

Egypt

19

Where did Isaac and Jacob's wives come from - land of faithful people?

Mesopotamia

20

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

Canaan

21

Where did Joseph go when he was sold?

Egypt

22

Where did Moses flee to?

Midian

23

What was the name given to Jacob by God?

Israel

24

What is the name of Jacob's uncle?

Laban

25

What is the name of Moses' brother-in-law?

Aaron

26

Who tried to convince his brothers not to kill Joseph?

Reuben

27

What is Joseph's Egyptian name?

Zaphenathpanea

28

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

Isaac

29

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

Jacob

30

What is the name of Isaac's wife?

Rebekah