Quiz about They Are From the Bible
Quiz about They Are From the Bible

They Are From the Bible Trivia Quiz


All of these people play a prominent role in the Bible. Can you solve the puzzles and find them all?

A multiple-choice quiz by zorba_scank. Estimated time: 6 mins.
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Author
zorba_scank
Time
6 mins
Type
Multiple Choice
Quiz #
364,508
Updated
Dec 03 21
# Qns
10
Difficulty
Average
Avg Score
8 / 10
Plays
478
Last 3 plays: magijoh1 (10/10), Guest 216 (8/10), Guest 99 (3/10).
This quiz has 2 formats: you can play it as a or as shown below.
Scroll down to the bottom for the answer key.
1. Hidden Words: Find the Biblical figure hidden in the sentence below.

He went through the San Jose phone records hoping to find the right contact details.

Answer: (One Word (6 letters))
2. Add a Letter: Add a letter to the synonym of the clue given to form a Gospel writer.

M + Biblical boat

Answer: (One Word (4 letters))
3. Fractured Words: Say the words out loud and a Biblical figure should spring to mind.

Mows is

Answer: (One Word (5 letters))
4. Rebus: Combine synonyms for the terms given to form a Biblical figure.

Dull surface + Hack


Answer: (One Word (7 letters))
5. Anagrams: Rearrange the capitalized letters to form the answer.

The collector eyed the HOARD of antiques hoping to find something of interest to him.

Answer: (One Word (5 letters))
6. Wordwise: Say what you see.

J
ATHAN

Answer: (One Word (8 letters))
7. Cryptic: Solve this cryptic clue to find a Biblical figure.

This Biblical murderer sounds like a walking stick.

Answer: (One Word (4 letters))
8. Hidden Words: Find the Biblical figure hidden in the sentence below.

Hearing sounds in the house, she hurriedly dialed the police helpline number.

Answer: (One Word (5 letters))
9. Fractured Words: Say the words out loud and a Biblical figure should spring to mind.

Rib beck car

Answer: (One Word (7 letters))
10. Add a Letter: Add a letter to the synonym of the clue given to form the answer.

A + levee

Answer: (One Word (4 letters))

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Quiz Answer Key and Fun Facts
1. Hidden Words: Find the Biblical figure hidden in the sentence below. He went through the San Jose phone records hoping to find the right contact details.

Answer: Joseph

...San JOSE PHone...

Joseph was the husband of Mary, the virgin chosen by God to give birth to His son, Jesus. Despite knowing of Mary's pregnancy before marriage, Joseph obeyed God and married her. When Herod gave orders to kill all the male children, Joseph again obeyed God and moved his family to Egypt to save Jesus from Herod's evil plans.
2. Add a Letter: Add a letter to the synonym of the clue given to form a Gospel writer. M + Biblical boat

Answer: Mark

The Gospel of Mark is the second book of the New Testament in the Bible. It begins with the baptism of Jesus by John the Baptist and then focuses largely on his ministry and teachings. It is considered by most Bible scholars to be the earliest written of the four gospels.
3. Fractured Words: Say the words out loud and a Biblical figure should spring to mind. Mows is

Answer: Moses

Moses was a Hebrew who was brought up by Pharaoh's daughter as her own child. Later in his life, God used him to lead the Israelites out of Egypt and into the Promised Land.
4. Rebus: Combine synonyms for the terms given to form a Biblical figure. Dull surface + Hack

Answer: Matthew

Matthew was one of the twelve apostles of Jesus and also the author of one of the Gospels. The Gospel of Matthew is the first book in the New Testament. Matthew was a tax collector before he gave up his work to follow Jesus.
5. Anagrams: Rearrange the capitalized letters to form the answer. The collector eyed the HOARD of antiques hoping to find something of interest to him.

Answer: Rhoda

Rhoda is mentioned in the book of Acts in the New Testament. When Peter was imprisoned by Herod, the disciples had gathered in the house of Mary, the mother of John Mark to pray for his release. Peter was miraculously saved by an angel who helped me escape from the prison.

When Peter reached Mary's house, Rhoda came to the door and was so excited to see Peter safe that she went back to tell the others, forgetting to open the door and let him in.
6. Wordwise: Say what you see. J ATHAN

Answer: Jonathan

J on ATHAN

Jonathan was the son of Saul and the best friend of David. When Saul turned against David, Jonathan continued to support David over his own father.
7. Cryptic: Solve this cryptic clue to find a Biblical figure. This Biblical murderer sounds like a walking stick.

Answer: Cain

Cain and cane may be considered to be homophones.

Cain was the eldest son of Adam and Eve. When God preferred his younger brother Abel's offering over his own, Cain was consumed with jealousy and killed Abel in a fit of rage, earning himself the ignominy of becoming the first murderer recorded in the Bible.
8. Hidden Words: Find the Biblical figure hidden in the sentence below. Hearing sounds in the house, she hurriedly dialed the police helpline number.

Answer: Lydia

...hurriedLY DIAled...

The book of Acts describes a woman named Lydia from the city of Thyatira who was a seller of purple cloth. However, Lydia could also indicate that she was from the region of Lydia in Asia Minor. She was one of the earliest converts to Christianity. After hearing the gospel preached by Paul, Lydia was baptized along with her entire household.
9. Fractured Words: Say the words out loud and a Biblical figure should spring to mind. Rib beck car

Answer: Rebekah

Rebekah was the wife of Isaac and the mother of the twins, Esau and Jacob. After the death of Sarah, Abraham sent one of his servants to the land of his birth to find a wife for his son Isaac. The servant prayed that God should guide him to find the right girl for his master's son and then decided that he would choose the woman who offered water not only to him but also his camels.

This turned out to be Rebekah.
10. Add a Letter: Add a letter to the synonym of the clue given to form the answer. A + levee

Answer: Adam

Adam was the first human being created by God in His own image and likeness. When God saw that Adam was lonely, he created a companion for him out of his rib and named her Eve. According to the Bible, Adam and Eve were the only human beings to inhabit the Garden of Eden. Eventually their disobedience resulted in them being banished from Eden.
Source: Author zorba_scank

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