Test Your Knowledge [Men in the Bible]
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Here I am again – Making up a test for Father’s Day! As I have mentioned before, ever since I was a 2nd-grade teacher, one of my favorite ‘educator activities’ was designing tests, quizzes, and worksheets! Since Father’s Day is around the corner, I wanted to make up a short TRUE and FALSE test about Men in the Bible. Try it just for fun. Not a test taker? That’s okay. Just forward it to a friend who is!
Have a blessed Father’s Day whether it is celebrating your dad, your grandfather, a friend, or just celebrating yourself.
I would love for you to honor a special man in your life by putting a 1 or 2-word description of them in the comment section of this blog, i.e. Dad-Helpful; Grandpa-Loves God; Late Grandfather-So kind; Step-father-Provider.
True or False Trivia Quiz – 5 points / question. TOTAL SCORE: __________%
Men in the Bible
- _____ Solomon was David’s second son by Bathsheba.
- _____ Methuselah was the last of the minor prophets and the writer of the last book of the Old Testament.
- _____ Joshua accompanied Moses part of the way when he ascended Mount Sinai to receive the two tablets.
- _____ Reuben was the eldest son of Jacob and Leah.
- _____ Simeon’s mother was Eunice and his grandmother was Lois.
- _____ Barabbas was a robber whom Pilate proposed to condemn to death instead of Jesus.
- _____ Naaman was cured of blindness when he dipped himself 7 times in the Jordan River.
- _____ Aaron and Hur held up Moses’ hands in prayer when fighting the Amalekites.
- _____ Maoch was a wise man and legal expert consulted by King Xerxex.
- _____ Josiah became king over Judah when he was 7 years old.
- _____ Jesus said, “Come unto me, all you who are weary and heavy-laden, and I will give you rest.”
- _____ Ben-Hur was the first of a list of twelve district governors appointed by Solomon to oversee his kingdom.
- _____ Belshazzar was the new name given to Daniel.
- _____ Gauis was one of Jesus’ travelling companions.
- _____ King Hezekiah was a godly king.
- _____ Jahziel was a synagogue ruler in the area of Lake Galilee and was an example of a man of faith to Mark and Luke.
- _____ Jethro was Moses’ father-in-law.
- _____ Eliphaz, Bildad, and Zophar were friends who sought to comfort Job when he encountered calamity.
- _____ Joseph’s brothers stripped Joseph of the multi-colored tunic his father gave him.
- _____ Pudens was one of Joab’s friends.
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- True; However, Solomon was the first son after their legal marriage, but their first child died. 2 Samuel 12:16-25
- False; Malachi was the last of the minor prophets and the writer of the last book of the Old Testament.
- True; Exodus 32
- True; Genesis 29:32
- False; Timothy was a young disciple; His mother was Eunice and his grandmother was Lois. 2 Timothy 1:5
- True; John 18:40
- False; He was cured of leprosy not blindness. His cure is alluded to in Luke 4:27.
- True; Exodus 17:10-12
- False; Marsena was a wise and legal expert. Esther 1:14. Maoch was the father of Achish. 1 Samuel 27:2
- False; Josiah became king over Judah at 8 years old. 2 Kings 22:1
- True; Matthew 11:28
- True; 1 Kings 4:7-9
- False; Belteshazzar, not Belshazzar, was the new name given to Daniel. Daniel 1:7
- False; Gaius was one of Paul’s travelling companions. Acts 19:29
- True; 2 Kings 18-20
- False; Jairus was the ruler presented as an example of faith to Luke and Mark. Mark 5:22-23
- True; Exodus 3:1
- True; Book of Job
- True; Genesis 37:23
- False; Pudens was one of Paul’s friends. 2 Timothy 4:21
The father of the righteous will greatly rejoice; he who fathers a wise son will be glad in him. Proverbs 23:24
Fathers, do not provoke your children to anger, but bring them up in the discipline and instruction of the Lord. Ephesians 6:4
And do not carry a burden out of your houses on the Sabbath or do any work, but keep the Sabbath day holy, as I commanded your fathers. Jeremiah 17:22
My heavenly Father, Thank you for my father, my grandfathers, and all the men influences I have had in my life. Teach me to respect them and care for them. If there are ways I have hurt them or they have hurt me, give me the courage to repent and/or to forgive them. In Jesus’ Name. Amen.
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