Biblical Archaeology Review 41:2, March/April 2015

Strata: Anniversary Bible Quiz

In honor of our 40th anniversary, we have compiled a list of 40 momentous Biblical events and trivia. Test your knowledge of the Bible and see if you can guess the answers—no cheating!

1. How long did rain fall on Noah’s ark during the Genesis Flood? (Genesis 7:12)

2. How long did Noah wait to open a window? (Genesis 8:6)

3. How old was Abraham when he departed from Haran? (Genesis 12:4)

4. How old was Isaac when he married Rebekah? (Genesis 25:20)

5. How old was Joseph when he became second-in-command to pharaoh? (Genesis 41:46)

6. How many days did the physicians embalm Israel (in Egypt)? (Genesis 50:3)

7. How long did the Israelites live in Egypt before the Exodus? (Exodus 12:40)

8. How many years did the Israelites eat manna in the desert? (Exodus 16:35)

9. How long did Moses stay on Mt. Sinai writing the Ten Commandments the first time? (Exodus 24:18)

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