Do You Know the Book of Genesis?

 The book that started it all - the book of Genesis opens the Holy Bible and the Old Testament, detailing the creation of the world and the stories of the very first people who walked the world of the Abrahamic religions. How much do you remember of one of the most important books of the bible?
 
 
On what day was Man created?
Sixth
Fifth
Fourth
Seventh
 
 
How many angels visited Abraham in his tent to let him know he will be given a child?
Three
Seven
Five
One
 
 
Why did God put a mark on Cain?
Unlike popular knowledge, in the actual bible the mark is given because Cain is afraid people would kill him for the murder of his brother.
So people would know not to kill him
So people would despise him for his crime
So his crime would be known wherever he goes
So he and his descendants never forget what he did
 
 
What are the names of the sons of Isaac?
Jacob and Esau
David and Moses
David and Solomon
Jacob and David
 
 
Who was the older brother, intended to get the bigger inheritance?
Esau
Jacob
 
 
What kind of soup did Jacob use to rob his brother of their inheritance?
Pea soup
Lentil soup
Goose soup
Beet soup
 
 
What was the name bestowed on Jacob after fighting an angel?
Israel
Cnaan
Joseph
Ehud
 
 
Which of Laban's daughters, Jacob's employer, did Jacob end up marrying?
Rachel and Leah
Rachel
Leah
Neither
 
 
Who was Jacob's youngest son?
Joseph
Benjamin
Dan
Asher
 
 
Who was Jacob's favorite son?
Joseph
Benjamin
Asher
Dan
 
 
Who dreamed about 7 fat cows and 7 thin cows?
Pharaoh
Joseph
Jacob
Benjamin
 
 
Which of these is NOT one of the 12 tribes of Israel?
Golan
Reuben
Zebulun
Ephraim
 
 
According to the bible, how old was Abraham when Isaac was born?
Sarah was 90! Which is why she laughed when the angels gave her the news, Isaac was named so because in Hebrew is sounds like the word for laughter
100
90
60
50
 
 
Who convinced God to take mercy on Lot, the only righteous man in Sodom?
Abraham
Jacob
Noah
Cain
 
 
On the third time Noah sent the dove from the boat, what happened?
It didn't come back
It came back with an olive leaf
It came back immediately
It came back a day later with nothing
 
 
Which bird did Noah send before he sent the dove?
Raven
Stork
Sparrow
Swallow
 
Time For a Re-Reading
Not a great score we're afraid. You may want to brush up a bit on the book of Genesis, whether you are religious or not, it is an amazing read that is very rewarding and interesting, not to mention colorful and full of beautiful prose.
 
You Know it Pretty Well
You did quite well for yourself and obviously remember quite a good chunk of what you were taught about the first book of the bible. Whether you are religious or not, it is an amazing read that is very rewarding and interesting, not to mention colorful and full of beautiful prose. Have a look at your mistakes to see which ones you missed.
 
Were You THERE?!?
Most excellent and impressive display of knowledge of this incredible first chapter in the entire bible. You obviously know your way around not only Genesis, but probably most or all of the bible. Great performance, our hats are off!
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