Old Testament Flashcards Preview

BIBLE QUIZ > Old Testament > Flashcards

Flashcards in Old Testament Deck (67):
1

On what day of Creation did God create the sun, moon, and stars?

Fourth Day

2

What did God create on the sixth day?

Land Animals, Man, and Woman

3

What was the name of Adam’s third son?

Seth

4

What was the third of the Ten Commandments?

“Remember to keep holy the Sabbath day.”

5

At the time of the census conducted by Moses in the first chapter of Numbers, which of the twelve tribes of Israel was the smallest?

Manasseh

6

Who was the mother of Samuel?

Hannah

7

Who was Samuel's Father?

Elkanah

8

As a child, he was placed in the care of Eli, high priest at the tabernacle at Shiloh. Who was this?

Samuel

9

What kind of bird brought Elijah food while he hid in the Kerith Ravine, east of Jordan?

Ravens

10

Who was the king that ruled in the time of Elijah?

King Ahab

11

He walked faithfully with God; then he was no more, because God took him away.

Enoch

12

How many books are there in the Old Testament?

46

13

In what language was the Old Testament written?

Hebrew

14

What relation was Jacob to Abraham?

Grandson

15

How many sons did Jacob have?

12

16

Who was called Israel?

Jacob

17

From which country did Moses help the Israelites escape from their lives of slavery?

Egypt

18

They formed the basis for the tribes of Israel.

The 12 sons of Jacob

19

Which tribe of Israel looked after the religious aspects of life?

Levi

20

On which day of the year could the High Priest enter the Holiest Place, the inner most part of the temple where the covenant box was kept?

Day of Atonement

21

Son of Bethuel and brother of Rebekah.

Laban

22

Israel split into two kingdoms after the reign of King Solomon, with Israel in the north, but what was the name of the southern kingdom?

Judah

23

Who was king of the southern kingdom when the northern kingdom of Israel fell to Assyria?

Hezekiah

24

The southern kingdom eventually fell also, but to which great power?

Babylon

25

After the exile, the Israelites returned and started to rebuild the temple in Jerusalem, but which other prophet along with Zechariah was sent to encourage the completion of the partly built temple?

Haggai

26

One title of God is El Shaddai, which means what?

Almighty God

27

Which king had the longest reign over the Kingdom of Israel?

Jeroboam II

28

What does Israel mean?

Prevails with God

29

In which prophecy do we read about the valley of dry bones?

Prophet Ezekiel

30

Ezekiel means:

The strength of God

31

Hymnbook of the Bible

Psalms

32

How many Psalms were composed by David?

73

33

Which of these Old Testament prophets lived during the reign of King Josiah?

Jeremiah

34

How were sins forgiven in the Old Testament?

Animal Sacrifice

35

How many ‘minor prophets’ are there?

12

36

What is the name commonly given to the first five books of the Old Testament?

Pentateuch/Torah

37

Who wrote the first five books of the Old Testament?

Moses

38

What time period does the Old Testament cover?

The beginning of man to the time of the Messiah

39

From which part of Adam’s body did God create Eve?

Rib

40

What was the first bird that Noah let out of the ark?

Raven

41

How old was Noah when the flood came?

600

42

What was the name of Abraham’s nephew?

Lot

43

What mountain did Abraham go to when God asked him for a sacrifice?

Mount Moriah

44

What did God ask Abraham to sacrifice to him on Mount Moriah?

His only son

45

What did Rachel steal from her father, Laban, when she left home with her husband Jacob?

Laban's household gods/idols

46

What was the name of Joseph’s youngest brother?

Benjamin

47

Who was Rachel's handmaid because of her barrenness?

Bilhah

48

When Joseph was in prison, whose dream did he correctly interpret to mean he would be restored to his job?

Butler

49

In what was baby Moses hidden?

An ark of bulrushes

50

What was the first plague the Lord sent on Egypt?

Plague of Blood/ Water turned to Blood

51

On what mountain did Moses receive the law from God?

Mount Sinai

52

What was the ‘tabernacle’ for?

To worship God in

53

How did Rahab let the invading Israelites identify her house?

She tied a red cord in the window

54

The Woman God Took From the Dunghill

Rahab

55

What weapons did Gideon use to defeat the Midianites?

Trumpets, pitchers, and lamps

56

Which judge was betrayed to the Philistines by a woman?

Samson

57

What was Gideon's calling?

Victory over the Midianites

58

Who did Samuel anoint as the first King of Israel?

Saul

59

How did David defeat Goliath?

He threw a stone from his sling

60

How did Uriah die?

David had him placed in the most dangerous spot in the battle.

61

What was Cain’s punishment for the murder of Abel?

He was banned from his occupation and made a restless wanderer on the earth.

62

What was the secret of Samson’s great strength?

He would lose his strength if his hair were cut.

63

What did Joseph’s brothers do to Joseph?

They sold him into slavery.

64

Who was Moses’ successor after his death?

Joshua

65

What was the name of David’s father?

Jesse

66

Which prophet secretly anointed David as king?

Samuel

67

How did the Jewish prophet Daniel end up in Babylon?

He was taken captive in a raid by the Babylonian army.