Bible QuizThe Hebrew Bible is hardly bound by its covers; it has inspired significant commentary and criticism. How much do you know about the contents of the Bible, and about biblical scholarship?
Question 1. According to the account in Genesis, God made Eve from what part of Adamís body?
A drop of blood
Question 2. What is another name for the Book of Leviticus?
Question 3. On what holiday is Ecclesiastes read?
Question 4. Which of these books is not one of the five megillot?
Song of Songs
Question 5. The Five Books of Moses is another name for what?
Question 6. Which of the following prophets doesn't have a book named after him?
Question 7. Why do many modern Bible scholars believe that the Torah had multiple authors or redactors?
Because the Torah has internal contradictions
Because there are shifts in language between different sections of the Torah
Because different sections of the Torah reflect different outlooks
All of these reasons
Question 8. How many books are in the Hebrew Bible?
Question 9. Who were Rebekahís sons?
Jacob and Esau
Cain and Abel
Nadav and Avihu
Joseph and Levi
Question 10. What is the Masoretic Text?
The traditionally correct text of the Hebrew Bible, established by a group of scholars between the sixth and tenth centuries
The oldest extant text of the Book of Genesis
An ancient Jewish text that didn't make it into the biblical canon
Another name for pseudepigrapha