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Here you'll find information on the people whose stories are told in the Old Testament, or Hebrew Bible. Can you tell your kings from your judges? If not, this is the place to learn!
160 quizzes and 2,240 trivia questions.
Sub-Categories:
David David (5 quizzes)
Genesis People Genesis People (18)
Joseph Joseph (3)
Moses Moses (7)
Samson Samson (4)
1.
  A Bible Who Am I great trivia quiz - 15 questions - 3 mins
Here are the names of fifteen people from the Old Testament. Are they sons of Jacob, minor prophets or rulers of Judah? All you need to do is sort them into the right spot.
Easier, 15 Qns, rossian, Jan 16 22
Easier
rossian editor
Jan 16 22
325 plays
2.
  Jezebel best quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
A quiz all about the story and interpretations of Jezebel, the so-called most wicked woman of the Bible.
Average, 10 Qns, guitargoddess, Mar 11 20
Average
guitargoddess gold member
Mar 11 20
3518 plays
3.
  Do You Want To Know A Secret? great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
The genealogies of Jesus, that begin the gospels of Matthew and Luke, can seem dry and boring but they conceal a cupboardful of secrets. Are you aware of the skeletons that hide behind these names?
Average, 10 Qns, glendathecat, Jan 15 12
Average
glendathecat
3043 plays
4.
  Bible Story Heroes great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
These ten men feature prominently in the Old Testament. How much do you remember about them and their Bible stories? All questions are based on the King James Bible.
Average, 10 Qns, Midget40, Apr 21 09
Average
Midget40 gold member
1867 plays
5.
  Oh Mother, My Mother great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
This quiz contains a list of sets of Biblical siblings, to solve it simply correctly match each with the woman who gave birth to them. All quotes are from the King James Version of the Bible.
Easier, 10 Qns, Fifiona81, Sep 27 19
Easier
Fifiona81 editor
Sep 27 19
440 plays
6.
  The Art Bible - The Old Testament best quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
The Bible has inspired hundreds, maybe thousands of painters and sculptors. Here are a few of the better known artworks depicting biblical scenes. I'll describe what's happening, and you're welcome to identify the person(s) involved. Enjoy.
Easier, 10 Qns, JanIQ, Aug 18 13
Easier
JanIQ gold member
897 plays
7.
  Hebrew Names in the Bible top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
This quiz has been composed with the objective of giving a taste of the original Hebrew names of well known Biblical figures together with their traditional meanings.
Average, 10 Qns, yaarbiriah, Mar 02 13
Average
yaarbiriah gold member
1911 plays
8.
  Bible People great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 2 mins
A quiz on people in the Bible.
Easier, 10 Qns, riderslady79, Oct 14 09
Easier
riderslady79
13404 plays
9.
  Biblical Royals top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
This quiz is about royal people of the Bible. Hope you enjoy it!
Average, 10 Qns, ballykissangel, Nov 07 22
Average
ballykissangel
Nov 07 22
6994 plays
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  Delilah great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Delilah has been painted as the most evil woman in the Bible. By betraying her lover for money she virtually became the female equivalent of Judas.
Average, 10 Qns, pollucci19, Jun 17 16
Average
pollucci19 gold member
Jun 17 16
854 plays
trivia question Quick Question
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11.
  Amazing Men! How Biblical They Were! popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 2 mins
There were some amazing men in the Old Testament. Can you identify them from these minimal clues? All of the questions can be sung to the tune of "Amazing Grace". Quotations are from the New American Bible, Revised Edition (NABRE).
Easier, 10 Qns, gracious1, Feb 19 19
Easier
gracious1 gold member
Feb 19 19
495 plays
12.
  Heroes of the Faith great trivia quiz - 20 questions - 4 mins
This quiz focuses on the following people in the Old Testament: Noah, Abraham and Sarah, Joseph and Moses. All quotes taken from NIV.
Average, 20 Qns, armageddon4291, Sep 29 13
Average
armageddon4291
2815 plays
13.
  Do You Know Ruth? top quiz - 10 questions - 2 mins
Ruth was an amazing woman in the Old Testament. She shows a great example of loyalty, hard work, and love. It's no wonder she has her own book in the Bible!
Easier, 10 Qns, MandyL, Dec 19 12
Easier
MandyL
3531 plays
14.
  Bible Stories - Elijah great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
First ever quiz. Hope you all enjoy it! It is about the prophet Elijah and his life. Use the "Today's English Version" Bible to get accurate answers.
Average, 10 Qns, andreottam, Nov 27 12
Average
andreottam
1412 plays
15.
  A Prophetic Point of View great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Unbound by time, speaking in riddles and rhymes, the prophets of old were very bold. With a cryptic clue from the prophet's point of view, it will be up to you to identify what is true. Which Old Testament/Tanakh prophet is speaking in each question?
Average, 10 Qns, tazman6619, May 14 12
Average
tazman6619 gold member
625 plays
16.
  Who in Judges Are They? great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
These are people from the book of Judges! See if you can tell who these ladies and gents are!
Average, 10 Qns, exceller, Dec 14 12
Average
exceller gold member
467 plays
17.
  Single Male Seeks . . . great trivia quiz - 15 questions - 4 mins
A follow up to my "Single Female Seeks" quiz, this one covers male lovers from Genesis through the Prophets. Just guess the man (or men) writing the classified advertisement.
Average, 15 Qns, skylarb, Jun 24 13
Average
skylarb gold member
2634 plays
18.
  Guess that Person! Old Testament Edition great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
This is a quiz that tests your ability to guess which person I am thinking of. I will give clues, and you have to pick which one is the one I want! I will be using the New King James Version Bible for this quiz. Enjoy!
Average, 10 Qns, jedi_sith, May 30 20
Average
jedi_sith
May 30 20
4250 plays
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  Children in the Bible top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
The people mentioned in this quiz were first recorded in the Bible as babies or children. Some went on to become important characters. All references are taken from the King James version.
Average, 10 Qns, picqero, Jan 29 14
Average
picqero
3920 plays
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In this quiz, I provide four answers about a person or thing in the Hebrew Bible, or the Old Testament of the English Bible, and you spot the incorrect statement. The NKJV was used for this quiz. Keep smiling, my friend.
Average, 10 Qns, Cowrofl, Jul 06 17
Average
Cowrofl
Jul 06 17
606 plays
21.
  People Alphabetically in the Bible popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 2 mins
There are so many interesting people mentioned in the Bible, perhaps you can identify a few of them. Here goes...
Easier, 10 Qns, Gandi, Mar 26 14
Easier
Gandi
2391 plays
22.
  I Have a Crush on You! - 10 questions - 3 mins
Match the Old Testament person with the person that he/she possibly had a crush on. Note: some of these weren't truly married to each other; some were merely attracted to the person or wanted to marry him/her.
Easier, 10 Qns, Ceduh, Jun 23 18
Easier
Ceduh
Jun 23 18
178 plays
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In this quiz I give you a word, or a phrase, and you pick the corresponding Old Testament character. For example: Slingshot. Answer -- David. Hope you have as much fun doing this quiz as I had compiling it.
Average, 10 Qns, Cowrofl, Feb 03 12
Average
Cowrofl
367 plays
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  The Lazarus Detective Agency - 10 questions - 5 mins
The name is Thomas Lazarus P.I. You may have heard of me from Luke but you don't know the half of it. Well I'll tell you my story but you are going to help. Solve these Old Testament mysteries I found while in Abraham's Bosom, then you will know it all.
Average, 10 Qns, tazman6619, Dec 10 12
Average
tazman6619 gold member
493 plays
25.
In this quiz I give you a word, or a phrase, and you pick the corresponding Old Testament character. For example: Slingshot. Answer -- David. Hope you have as much fun doing this quiz as I had compiling it.
Average, 10 Qns, Cowrofl, Apr 28 12
Average
Cowrofl
382 plays
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In this quiz I give you a word, or a phrase, and you pick the corresponding Old Testament character. For example: Slingshot. Answer -- David. Hope you have as much fun doing this quiz as I had compiling it.
Average, 10 Qns, Cowrofl, May 28 12
Average
Cowrofl
400 plays
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In this quiz I give you a word, or a phrase, and you pick the corresponding Old Testament character. For example: Slingshot. Answer -- David. Hope you have as much fun doing this quiz as I had compiling it.
Average, 10 Qns, Cowrofl, Jun 01 12
Average
Cowrofl
454 plays
28.
In this quiz I give you a word, or a phrase, and you pick the corresponding Old Testament character. For example: Slingshot. Answer -- David. Hope you have as much fun doing this quiz as I had compiling it.
Average, 10 Qns, Cowrofl, Mar 18 12
Average
Cowrofl
511 plays
29.
  Feet of Clay popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Nebuchadnezzar II was perhaps the strongest king of Babylon. This quiz is about his dreams and conquests, as told by the Bible.
Average, 10 Qns, nautilator, Jul 27 14
Average
nautilator
223 plays
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In this quiz I give you a word, or a phrase, and you pick the corresponding Old Testament character. For example: Slingshot. Answer -- David. Hope you have as much fun doing this quiz as I had compiling it.
Average, 10 Qns, Cowrofl, Sep 12 15
Average
Cowrofl
451 plays
31.
  The Miracles of Elijah and Elisha -- #1 - 10 questions - 3 mins
This quiz takes a look at the miracles of Elijah and Elisha, two prominent prophets of God. How much do you know about their miracles? (Inspiration for this quiz came after reading 'The Complete Book of Bible Trivia by J. Stephen Lang.)
Average, 10 Qns, Cowrofl, May 29 20
Average
Cowrofl
May 29 20
147 plays
32.
  General and Executioner great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Joab, or Yoav, was King David's chief of staff and one of his most trusted advisors. He also carried out some brutal murders and many of David's dirty deeds. So, glorious general or hatchet-man? Take this quiz and decide. (Hebrew Bible as a source)
Tough, 10 Qns, LeoDaVinci, Apr 13 20
Tough
LeoDaVinci editor
Apr 13 20
143 plays
33.
  The Mother-In-Law popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
My husband died. My first son died. My second son died. One of my daughters-in-law sorrowfully left me after I discouraged her from coming home with me. My other daughter-in-law, well, she was a pure treasure. My name is Naomi; try my quiz!
Average, 10 Qns, logcrawler, Jan 08 13
Average
logcrawler gold member
335 plays
34.
  We Three Kings... Saul, David and Solomon - 15 questions - 4 mins
Here's a short quiz on the first three kings of Israel. (All passages are from NIV 1984 version.)
Average, 15 Qns, Wzzup, Mar 14 12
Average
Wzzup
419 plays
35.
In this quiz, I provide four answers about a person or thing in the Hebrew Bible, or the Old Testament of the English Bible, and you spot the incorrect statement. Hope you have as much fun taking this quiz as I had compiling it. Keep smiling, my friend.
Average, 10 Qns, Cowrofl, Jul 26 12
Average
Cowrofl
382 plays
36.
In this quiz I give you a word, or a phrase, and you pick the corresponding Old Testament character. For example: Slingshot. Answer -- David. Hope you have as much fun doing this quiz as I had compiling it.
Average, 10 Qns, Cowrofl, Mar 05 12
Average
Cowrofl
316 plays
37.
In this quiz I give you a word, or a phrase, and you pick the corresponding Old Testament character. For example: Slingshot. Answer -- David. Hope you have as much fun doing this quiz as I had compiling it.
Average, 10 Qns, Cowrofl, Feb 14 12
Average
Cowrofl
463 plays
38.
  BBB Bible Series: Daniel Did It! top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
The Old Testament prophet Daniel did more than just survive a night in a den of lions. Of course he did that, but there is so much more to his story. Let's play and find out what we can about this man, his life, and his prophecies.
Average, 10 Qns, logcrawler, Aug 28 14
Average
logcrawler gold member
359 plays
39.
  Daniel: Beyond the Lions' Den great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Daniel is primarily known as the man who spent the night with the lions, but there's much more to this important Bible character than the lions' den! Take this quiz to discover more about this Bible hero.
Average, 10 Qns, ak2, Jan 19 12
Average
ak2
1529 plays
40.
  Whose Baby Are You? great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
It's Father's Day and I figured it would be a good time to get a quiz regarding fathers in the Bible. No need for DNA testing, just a little Bible reading. Who are the famous fathers? All verses are taken from the New International Bible.
Easier, 10 Qns, Clav411, Jun 21 09
Easier
Clav411
868 plays
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  Who Did It: Was it David or Was it Solomon? - 10 questions - 4 mins
David and Solomon were father and son and arguably the two best known kings of Israel in the Hebrew Bible or the Old Testament of the English Bible. How much do you know about them? (The NKJV and the NIV were used for this quiz.)
Average, 10 Qns, Cowrofl, Apr 12 14
Average
Cowrofl
383 plays
42.
  Wives and Almost Wives - 10 questions - 4 mins
I've gotten such compliments from friendly quiz players and my FunTrivia friends about my quizzes. Thank you. Here's another one. David had multiple wives. Can you identify them?
Average, 10 Qns, Ceduh, Jul 02 17
Average
Ceduh
Jul 02 17
157 plays
43.
  King Josiah - 15 questions - 3 mins
A basic quiz on the life and accomplishments of Josiah king of Judah. All information used is from the NIV Bible. Hope you enjoy it!
Average, 15 Qns, silentdogood, Nov 16 07
Average
silentdogood
488 plays
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In this quiz I give you a word, or a phrase, and you pick the corresponding Old Testament character. For example: Slingshot. Answer -- David. Hope you have as much fun doing this quiz as I had compiling it.
Tough, 10 Qns, Cowrofl, Mar 28 12
Tough
Cowrofl
370 plays
45.
  Gentile Wives - 10 questions - 4 mins
Dueteronomy 7:3 commanded the Israelites from marrying those of pagan nations and religions. But that didn't stop some Hebrew or Jewish men from marrying outside of their tribes. I hope you find this as interesting as I do.
Average, 10 Qns, Ceduh, Apr 03 17
Average
Ceduh
Apr 03 17
133 plays
46.
In this quiz I give you a word, or a phrase, and you pick the corresponding Old Testament character. For example: Slingshot. Answer -- David. Hope you have as much fun doing this quiz as I had compiling it.
Average, 10 Qns, Cowrofl, Feb 23 12
Average
Cowrofl
311 plays
47.
Delilah is arguably the best known temptress in the Hebrew Bible, or Old Testament of the English Bible. How much do you know about her? All answers are true or false. (The NKJV and the NIV were used for this quiz.)
Average, 10 Qns, Cowrofl, Sep 11 20
Average
Cowrofl
Sep 11 20
277 plays
48.
  Facts About Miriam: Are They True or False? - 10 questions - 4 mins
Miriam is the most dynamic woman in the book of Exodus. The sister of Moses and Aaron played an important role as the Israelites traveled from Egypt to Canaan. How much do you know about her? All answers are true or false.
Average, 10 Qns, Cowrofl, Aug 04 12
Average
Cowrofl
250 plays
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Abishag is a minor character in the Old Testament but there's no disputing the fact she lived a highly unusual life. How much do you know about her? All answers are true or false. (The NKJV and the NIV were used for this quiz.)
Average, 10 Qns, Cowrofl, Dec 11 11
Average
Cowrofl
217 plays
50.
  Find the Incorrect Answer (Old Testament) popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
In this quiz, I provide four answers about a person or thing in the Hebrew Bible, or the Old Testament of the English Bible, and you spot the incorrect statement. Hope you have as much fun taking this quiz as I had compiling it. Keep smiling, my friend.
Average, 10 Qns, Cowrofl, May 14 16
Average
Cowrofl
May 14 16
337 plays
51.
In this quiz I give you a word, or a phrase, and you pick the corresponding Old Testament character. For example: Slingshot. Answer -- David. Hope you have as much fun doing this quiz as I had compiling it.
Average, 10 Qns, Cowrofl, Feb 16 12
Average
Cowrofl
418 plays
52.
  Whale Rider - 10 questions - 4 mins
You can ride on (or apparently IN) a whale - at least according to some biblical sources. There's no need to go overboard, but you're welcome to dive gently into some questions about Jonah.
Average, 10 Qns, Jakeroo, Sep 15 13
Average
Jakeroo
334 plays
53.
In this quiz I give you a word, or a phrase, and you pick the corresponding Old Testament character. For example: Slingshot. Answer -- David. Hope you have as much fun doing this quiz as I had compiling it.
Average, 10 Qns, Cowrofl, Mar 10 12
Average
Cowrofl
342 plays
54.
  Facts About Rahab: Are They True or False? - 10 questions - 3 mins
Rahab is arguably the best known prostitute in history. How much do you know about the woman who plays a major role in the book of Joshua? In this quiz, you simply answer 'true' or 'false' to the facts stated about her.
Average, 10 Qns, Cowrofl, Mar 11 20
Average
Cowrofl
Mar 11 20
472 plays
55.
In this quiz I give you a word, or a phrase, and you pick the corresponding Old Testament character. For example: Slingshot. Answer -- David. Hope you have as much fun doing this quiz as I had compiling it.
Average, 10 Qns, Cowrofl, Feb 20 12
Average
Cowrofl
312 plays
56.
  Facts About Naomi: Are They True or False? - 10 questions - 3 mins
Naomi is a woman of the Old Testament who is often overlooked by readers. Yet, she plays a prominent role in the Book of Ruth. How much do you know about her? All answers are true or false. (The NKJV was used for this quiz.)
Average, 10 Qns, Cowrofl, Apr 07 12
Average
Cowrofl
255 plays
57.
In this quiz, I provide four answers about a person or thing in the Hebrew Bible, or the Old Testament of the English Bible, and you spot the incorrect statement. The NKJV and the NIV were used for this quiz. Keep smiling, my friend.
Tough, 10 Qns, Cowrofl, Jun 03 13
Tough
Cowrofl
281 plays
58.
  You Want Me to Do What? great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
It's pretty interesting to read about the things the prophets in the Bible had to do, and say, in order to do their job. Let's see if you can figure out which prophet I am talking about. All questions are from the NIV version.
Average, 10 Qns, Clav411, Oct 02 09
Average
Clav411
552 plays
59.
  Mixed Bag of Bible Trivia - 10 questions - 4 mins
Covering some well known Old Testament personalities, this quiz will challenge you on some questions - others may be fairly easy. Hope you enjoy it.
Tough, 10 Qns, noregap, May 26 08
Tough
noregap
4998 plays
60.
This is a short quiz to see how much you know about Jonah besides the fact that he was swallowed by a great fish. Have fun and I hope you enjoy my quiz. All passages are from the NIV version of the Bible.
Average, 10 Qns, seanbrady, Nov 16 07
Average
seanbrady
1467 plays
61.
In this quiz I give you a word, or a phrase, and you pick the corresponding Old Testament character. For example: Slingshot. Answer -- David. Hope you have as much fun doing this quiz as I had compiling it.
Tough, 10 Qns, Cowrofl, Jan 26 12
Tough
Cowrofl
372 plays
62.
  "Who's Your Momma?" - 10 questions - 3 mins
This quiz is all about who gave birth to who in the Bible. The KJV was used as a source for this material.
Average, 10 Qns, sakinosho, Dec 21 13
Average
sakinosho
339 plays
63.
  People in the Old Testament - 10 questions - 2 mins
This is a quiz on the people in the Bible. I hope it is easy for you!
Very Easy, 10 Qns, dolly680, Apr 08 17
Very Easy
dolly680
Apr 08 17
507 plays
64.
  Memoirs of Biblical Leaders - 10 questions - 4 mins
Some biblical leaders have given you access to snippets from their autobiographies. Use the information gleaned to identify them. (King James Version used.)
Average, 10 Qns, Verne47, Feb 28 15
Average
Verne47
327 plays
65.
In this quiz I give you a word, or a phrase, and you pick the corresponding Old Testament character. For example: Slingshot. Answer -- David. Hope you have as much fun doing this quiz as I had compiling it.
Tough, 10 Qns, Cowrofl, Mar 03 12
Tough
Cowrofl
336 plays
66.
  Who's Your Daddy? - 10 questions - 2 mins
This is my first quiz. Do you know who fathered who in the Bible? You might be surprised. All references are from the King James Version. Have fun!
Average, 10 Qns, sakinosho, Dec 30 15
Average
sakinosho
308 plays
67.
  Great Kings of Old - 10 questions - 4 mins
This quiz is about great kings of Israel and Judah from the Old Testament period.
Average, 10 Qns, workisboring, Oct 31 12
Average
workisboring gold member
391 plays
68.
  Biblical Death Becomes Them - 10 questions - 4 mins
Match the type of death each Bible character experienced to their names. (King James Version used for this quiz)
Average, 10 Qns, Verne47, Mar 17 20
Average
Verne47
Mar 17 20
264 plays
69.
  The King is in the House - 10 questions - 3 mins
A lot of kings are mentioned in the Bible, some good some bad. Some have whole chapters written about them and some only a couple of verses. How good are you at finding who I am talking about? The NIV Bible was used for all the questions.
Average, 10 Qns, Clav411, Dec 14 09
Average
Clav411
315 plays
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