Bible Quiz Questions and Answers for Adults

Bible Quiz Questions and Answers for Adults: To increase your bible knowledge below we have come up with bible quizzes that are developed from the book of Genesis to Revelation.

These bible quiz questions can be used in any event where people want to challenge their bible knowledge. Hope the quiz will leave you more knowledgeable.

Bible Quiz Genesis 1-50 With Answers 

  1. On what creation day did God make the animals on land?

Day 6 {Genesis 1:24}

  1. Why did Cain kill Abel?

Cain killed his brother because of jealousy. God liked Abel’s offering but wasn’t pleased by Cain’s. So Cain killed his brother in the field {Genesis 4: 1-6}

Quiz On the Bible

  1. After eating the forbidden fruit in the garden of Aden what 3 punishments did Eve receive?

Her pains in childbearing were made very severe;

Her desire was made to be for her husband

The husband was to rule over her {Genesis 3:16}

  1. Who is the oldest man in the bible and how old was he?

Methuselah, Age 969 {Genesis 5: 27}

  1. Name the three sons of Noah?

Shem, Ham, and Japheth. {Genesis 5: 32}

  1. How many people entered Noah’s ark?

8 people {Genesis 7: 7}

  1. What was Noah’s age when the flood came on earth?

600 years {Genesis 7: 6}

  1. For how many days did the flood stay on earth?

150 days {Genesis 7: 24}

  1. Who were Abraham’s 2 brothers, and who among the 2 was Lot’s father?

Nahor and Haran, Haran was Lot’s father {Genesis 11: 27}

  1. How old was Abraham when he left Haran?

70 years

Bible Quizzing Questions

  1. Why did Abraham and Lot separate?

Because they had a lot of possession that the place they were living wasn’t enough and their herdsmen often had quarrels {Genesis 13:5}

 

  1. What was Abraham’s Age Ishmael was born and when Isaac was born?

86 years when Ishmael was born {Genesis 16:16} and 100 years when Isaac was born {Genesis 21:5}

  1. How many people were rescued from Sodom and Gomorrah by the 2 two angels?

4 {Lot, his wife, and 2 daughters} {Genesis 19:16}

Bible Quiz from Genesis

  1. When lot’s daughters slept with their drunk father, they gave birth to two sons who later became the descendants of which two tribes?

Moabites and the Ammonites {Genesis 19:38}

  1. How many times did Abraham lie that Sarah was not his wife?

2 times {To pharaoh of Egypt and Abimelek king of Gerar {Genesis 20:1}

  1. Sarah died at what age?

127 years {Genesis 23:1}

  1. How was Rebecca related to Abraham?

She was the daughter of Bethuel son of Milkah, who was the wife of Abraham’s brother Nahor. {Genesis 22:20-23}

  1. After the death of Sarah, Abraham married a woman known as?

Keturah {Genesis 25:1}

  1. Abraham died at the age of?

175 years {Genesis 25:7}

  1. Isaac’s sons were known as?

Esau and Jacob {Genesis 25:24-25}

  1. Between Esau and Jacob who despised his birthright?

Esau {Genesis 25:34}

 

  1. How many children did Bilhah, Rachel’s maid servant have?

2 Dan and Naphtali {Genesis 30: 4-8}

  1. How many children did Zilpah, Leah’s maid servant have?

2 Gad and Asher {Genesis 30: 9-12}

  1. Who were Esau’s wives’ ancestors?

The Hittites, descendants of Ham, Noah’s shamed and accursed son. {Genesis 26:34}

  1. How was Laban related to Laban?

Rebekah’s brother Genesis 24: 29

  1. Leah’s Daughter was known as?

Dinah Genesis 30:21

  1. Who raped Dinah?

Shechem son of Hamor the Hivite, {Genesis 30:21}

  1. What did Jacob’s son request to allow Shechem to marry Dinah?
    They wanted all the Shechemites males to be circumcised Genesis 34:15
  2. The name of two of Jacob’s sons who attacked and killed all the circumcised Shechemites?

Simeon and Levi {Genesis 34:25}

  1. Jacob’s name was changed to?

Israel {Genesis 35:10}

  1. Who of Jacob’s sons slept with his concubine Bilhah?

Reuben {Genesis 35:22}

Bible Quiz Questions and Answers for Adults

  1. Name all the 12 sons of Jacob together with their mother’s names

Leah’s sons: Reuben, Simeon, Levi, Judah, Issachar, and Zebulun.

Rachel’s sons: Joseph and Benjamin.

Rachel’s servant Bilhah’s sons: Dan and Naphtali.

Leah’s servant Zilpah’s sons: Gad and Asher. {Genesis 35:23-26}

  1. Isaac lived for how many years?

180 years {Genesis 35:28}

Quiz About the Bible

  1. The Descendants of Esau were known as?

Edomites {Genesis 36:1}

  1. Who of Jacob’s sons had a dream that he would reign over them?

Joseph {Genesis 37:5}

  1. When Joseph’s brothers wanted to kill him which brothers rescued him by changing the plan?

Reuben and Judah {Genesis 37:21 &26}

  1. The name of Jacob’s son who slept with his daughter-in-law Timnah?

Judah {Genesis 38:15-16}

41 What happened that Judah slept with his daughter-in-law?

Judah left his brothers and got married to a Canaanite woman. He had 3 sons Er, Onan and Shelah. Judah arranged for Er to marry Tamar but before even he could bear a child, God took Er’s life because he was evil. According to the law, Tamar would bear a son by the next of kin to carry on her husband’s name.

Onan being the next of kin, never fulfilled his responsibility. Every time he slept with Tamar he would spill his seed on the ground. God was angry with Onan and He killed him too. Judah told Tamar not to marry again, but to wait until Shelah grew up and marry him then. But he lied since he never intend his last son to get married to Shelah. Years later after Judah’s wife had died. Tamar dressed up as a prostitute, veiling her face, and Judah approached her and slept with her not knowing who she was. {Genesis 38}

  1. Judah twins born through Tamar were known as?

Perez and Zerah {Genesis 38:29-30}

Bible Questions and Answers Trivia

  1. During birth which one of Judah’s twins with Tamar drew out his hand and returned it inside the womb?

Zerah

  1. Who was Potiphar?

Potiphar was one of Pharaoh’s officials, the captain of the guard. Genesis 37:36

  1. What did Potiphar’s wife want from Joseph?

She wanted to sleep with him Genesis 39:12

  1. When he was in prison Joseph had two prison mates: one a cup bearer and the other a baker. These two servants had a dream. As per Joseph’s dream interpretation who was to die and who was to live?

The cup bearer was restored to work, but the baker’s head was cut off. {Genesis 40:9-19}

  1. At what point did Joseph become 2nd only to Pharaoh?

When he interpreted Pharaoh’s dream. He was given the responsibility of overseeing the storing of food for the coming famine.

  1. How old was Joseph when he took over as the 2nd in command in the entire land of Egypt?

30 years old. {Genesis 41:46}

  1. Joseph’s Egyptian wife was known as? Who was she?

Asenath daughter of Potiphera, priest of On. {Genesis 41:45}

  1. The names of the two sons of Joseph with Asenath were?

Manasseh and Ephraim

Bible Trivia for Teens

What did Jonathan do to save David’s life from his father Saul?

He cautioned him that Saul was plotting on how to kill him

Who was the captain of David’s army?

Joab

Bible Questions and Answers Trivia

Who were the only two adults Israelites above 20 years allowed to go into the Promised Land?

Joshua and Caleb

What did Samson use to kill the 1,000 Philistines?

A donkey’s jawbone 

Who was the female judge who led Israel to victory?

Deborah

How many men did Gideon lead to the battle against the Midianites?

300 men

Who was the judge who took a Nazarite vow from birth?

Samson

After crossing river Jordan, which city did Joshua conquer by bringing down its wall?

Jericho

Once Joshua had died who took over as the leader of Israel?

Judges

How many times did Samson lie to Delilah before he finally told her the truth?

3 times

Who was Solomon’s mother

Bathsheba

How did Samson die?

He died inside the Philistine’s temple, he pushed down the pillar of the temple pillars.

Who was the first king of Israel?

Saul

What happened to the idol which was beside the Ark in the Philistines Dagon’s temple?

The idol fell over and broke

When the people demanded Saul to make a sacrifice to God that only priests were to make, what did he do?

Made the sacrifice

When Saul defeated the Amalekites, what mistake did he do?

He didn’t kill King Agag as the Lord had instructed

How was Saul’s punished for disobeying God?

God took his kingdom away 

David was anointed as a King by?

Samuel

When the Philistines came to attack the Israelites, who ridiculed God and confronted them?

Goliath

When David wanted to fight Goliath, what did Saul try to give him?

His armor

Bible Trivia Questions

Bible Quiz with Answers for Youth

How many stones did David take from the brook to fight Goliath with?

Five stones

How many times did David throw the stones in a sling before he Killed Goliath?

One

How many times did David spare Saul’s life?

Twice

Where did Saul turn to for advice when he couldn’t sense God’s will?

A witch

How did Saul die?

Fell on his own sword

How many of Saul’s sons died in the same battle with him?

All 3 sons

What prophet came to rebuke David after committing adultery with Bathsheba?

Nathan

Which of David’s son started a rebellion against him?

Absalom

How did Absalom die?

After His hair got caught between two trees, Joad struck three spears into his heart. 

What was David’s second sin recorded in the Bible?

He took a census of the people

Who conquered Judah and took Daniel to their country?

Babylonians

Which King in the Bible was turned into animal?

King Nebuchadnezzar

Who was the last king Daniel served under in the Bible?

Darius

How many wives and concubines did Solomon have?

700 wives and 300 concubines

What happened to the kingdom after Solomon’s rule?

It split in two: Judah and Israel

Which book in the Bible you will not find the word God?

Esther

Which King let the Israelites return to their homeland?

Cyrus

How boys were killed by the 2 bears after mocking Elisha’s bald head?

42 boys

Which disciple replaced Judas?

Mathias

Moses died at which mountain

Mount Nebo

Who returned to Israel from Babylon to build up the walls of Jerusalem?

Nehemiah

Which Disciples of Jesus was the Last to die?

John

Funny Bible Trivia Questions

Why did Zacchaeus climb the sycamore tree?

Because he was very short and wanted to see Jesus.

Who is the man who was hanged in the gallows he built?

Haman

Why did Sarah laugh when She heard the Angels tell Abraham who would have a child?

Because she thought she is too old to bear children

Among the plagues in Egypt which one scared Pharaoh the most, that he let the Israelites to go?

Death of firstborn son

What is the name of the Judge who was so fat that when stabbed with a dagger the fat closed over the blade?

Eglon King of Moab

Which idol fell to the ground when the ark of the Lord was brought its temple

Dagon

Who is the best example of polygamist in the bible?

Solomon

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