Wednesday, August 21, 2019

### Questions 2701 to 2800

**Daily Devotional Bible Quiz medium Question # 2701: Who is described in Genesis as a mighty hunter before the Lord.**
Answer 1: Nimrod.

Answer 2: Samson.

Answer 3: Orion.

Answer 4: Enoch.

**Explanation and information:** Genesis 10:9

**easy Question # 2702: What was the wooden chest, carried by the Israelites to contain the Ten Commandments?**
Answer 1: Ark of the Covenant.

Answer 2: Holy of Holies.

Answer 3: Tabernacle.

Answer 4: Moses chest.

**Explanation and information:** Numbers 10:33

**medium Question # 2703: In the vision when Isaiah was called, where did he see God?**
Answer 1: On a throne.

Answer 2: In the clouds.

Answer 3: In the flames of an altar.

Answer 4: In a still, small voice.

**Explanation and information:** Isaiah 6:1

**medium Question # 2704: What mysterious words appeared on the wall of King Belshazzar?**
Answer 1: Mene mene tekel u pharsin.

Answer 2: Eloi, Eloi, lama sabachthani.

Answer 3: Hukim u Mishpat.

Answer 4: I AM THAT I AM.

**Explanation and information:** Daniel 5:25.

**medium Question # 2705: In which Gospel do Jesus and Pontius Pilate carry on a conversation?**
Answer 1: John.

Answer 2: Matthew.

Answer 3: Mark.

Answer 4: Luke.

**Explanation and information:** It ends with Pilate asking, "What is truth." John 18:38

**medium Question # 2706: How long did Jesus fast in the desert after his baptism?**
Answer 1: Forty days.

Answer 2: Forty weeks.

Answer 3: Three years.

Answer 4: Eight days and seven nights.

**Explanation and information:** **Daily Devotional Bible Quiz medium Question # 2707: Who were the sons of Noah?**
Answer 1: Ham, Shem, and Japheth.

Answer 2: Shadrach, Meshack and Abednego.

Answer 3: Cain, Abel, and Seth.

Answer 4: Caspar, Balthasar and Melchior.

**Explanation and information:** Genesis 5:32

**easy Question # 2708: On what mountain did Moses receive the Ten Commandments?**
Answer 1: Sinai.

Answer 2: Ararat.

Answer 3: Carmel.

Answer 4: Big Rock Candy.

**Explanation and information:** Exodus 19.

**hard Question # 2709: During the reign of what Persian king was the Second Temple completed?**
Answer 1: Darius.

Answer 2: Cyrus.

Answer 3: Ataxerxes.

Answer 4: Ezra.

**Explanation and information:** Ezra 6:15

**hard Question # 2710: The altar of sacrifices outside the Tabernacle was constructed of what?**
Answer 1: Acacia wood covered with bronze.

Answer 2: Cypress wood covered with brass.

Answer 3: Gopher wood with silver horns.

Answer 4: Olive wood with a bronze grille and fittings.

**Explanation and information:** Exodus 27:1-5

**medium Question # 2711: Where does the history of Abraham begin?**
Answer 1: Genesis 11

Answer 2: Genesis 12

Answer 3: Genesis 13

Answer 4: Genesis 14

**Explanation and information:** The first half of Gen. 11 is the story of the Tower of Babel; then it gives the genealogy of Abram and the beginning of his story.

**hard Question # 2712: Who was the father of Abraham?**
Answer 1: Terah

Answer 2: Nahor

Answer 3: Haran

Answer 4: Milcah

**Explanation and information:** Nahor and Haran were his brothers, and Milcah was the wife of Nahor.

**Daily Devotional Bible Quiz medium Question # 2713: What Bible verse tells us that “All Scripture is inspired by God . . . .”?**
Answer 1: 2 Timothy 3:16

Answer 2: Titus 1:9

Answer 3: Romans 12:8

Answer 4: John 4:12

**Explanation and information:** This is one of the Daily Prayer memory verses.

**medium Question # 2714: What subject does 1 Corinthians 1:13 deal with?**
Answer 1: Divisions in the church.

Answer 2: Salvation by grace.

Answer 3: Loving those who hate you.

Answer 4: Petitioning God in prayer.

**Explanation and information:** “Is Christ divided? Was Paul crucified for you? Or were you baptized in the name of Paul?”

**hard Question # 2715: Identify this Bible verse: God is faithful, who will not allow you to be tempted beyond what you are able, but with the temptation will provide the way of escape also, so that you will be able to endure it.**
Answer 1: 1 Corinthians 10:13

Answer 2: 2 Corinthians 13:13

Answer 3: Galatians 4:13

Answer 4: Romans 8:15

**Explanation and information:** **hard Question # 2716: How old was Ishmael when he died?**
Answer 1: 137

Answer 2: 99

Answer 3: 255

Answer 4: 842

**Explanation and information:** (Gen. 25:18)

**medium Question # 2717: What people or nation are widely believed to have descended from Ishmael?**
Answer 1: Arabs.

Answer 2: Syrians.

Answer 3: Hashamite Jews.

Answer 4: Ethiopians.

**Explanation and information:** Among Muslims, the belief that Arabs descended from Abraham via Ishmael is a standard.

**hard Question # 2718: From which great-grandson of Noah are the Philistines descended?**
Answer 1: Casluhim.

Answer 2: Tarshish.

Answer 3: Lehabim.

Answer 4: Put.

**Explanation and information:** Egypt became the father of Ludim, Anamim, Lehabim, Naph-tuhim, Pathrusim, Casluhim (whence came the Philistines), and Caph′torim. (Genesis 10:13-14)

**Daily Devotional Bible Quiz hard Question # 2719: Beersheba is at the edge of which desert?**
Answer 1: Negev.

Answer 2: Sinai.

Answer 3: Arabian.

Answer 4: Nefud.

**Explanation and information:** The Negev comprises much of southern Israel.

**hard Question # 2720: Who was the mother of Joseph?**
Answer 1: Rachel

Answer 2: Leah

Answer 3: Rebekah

Answer 4: Zilpah

**Explanation and information:** God saw fit to give Rachel the most prominent of the twelve sons of Jacob.

**hard Question # 2721: Where is the Land of Goshen?**
Answer 1: Egypt

Answer 2: Iraq (Mesopotamia)

Answer 3: Canaan

Answer 4: Phoenicia (Lebanon)

**Explanation and information:** The Land of Goshen is the place in Egypt given to the Hebrews by the pharaoh of Joseph (Genesis 45:9-10).

**medium Question # 2722: Where was the Ark of the Covenant kept, in the time of the later judges?**
Answer 1: Shiloh

Answer 2: Jerusalem

Answer 3: Bethel

Answer 4: Shechem

**Explanation and information:** Shiloh was the major Israelite worship center before the first Temple was built in Jerusalem.

**medium Question # 2723: Who captured and held the Ark of the Covenant during the days of Eli?**
Answer 1: Philistines.

Answer 2: Egyptians.

Answer 3: Assyrians.

Answer 4: Hasmoneans.

**Explanation and information:** The Hasmoneans were the dynasty established by Judah and Simon Maccabeus around 110 BC.