Bible Quiz: 40 Years in the Wilderness



    • How did Moses heal the bitter waters of Marah? (Exodus 15:25)
    • He cast a tree into them
    • What did God send to feed the murmuring children of Israel? (Exodus 16:13-15)
    • Bread and quail
    • What did the children of Israel call the bread? (Exodus 16:15)
    • Manna
    • What brought forth water when Moses struck it? (Exodus 17:6)
    • A rock
    • The army of Joshua (the children of Israel) prevailed against the army of Amalek as long as: (Exodus 17:11)
    • Moses' hands were upheld.
    • Whose idea was it that Moses should delegate his responsibilities as leader of Israel? (Exodus 18:15-22)
    • Jethro
    • The Lord covenanted: "If ye will obey my voice indeed and keep my covenant, then ye shall be a __________ __________ unto me above all people;" (Exodus 19:5)
    • peculiar treasure
    • Where did Moses receive the Ten Commandments? (Exodus 31:18)
    • Mount Sinai
    • What structure did the Lord command the children of Israel to build? (Exodus 25:8-90)
    • A tabernacle
    • What special item(s) was/were included in Aaron's breastplate of judgement? (Exodus 28:30)
    • Urim and Thummim
    • What did the children of Israel do to repent of their sins? (Exodus 30:10)
    • Perform a sin offering through animal sacrifice
    • Why did Moses break the stone tablets that contained the ten commandments? (Exodus 32:19)
    • Moses was angry because the Israelites were worshipping an idol
    • Why were Nadab and Abihu slain by the Lord? (Leviticus 10:1-2)
    • They performed unauthorized sacrifices
    • How many elders did Moses choose to assist him? (Numbers 11:16)
    • 70
    • When rods were placed in the tabernacle of witness, what grew on Aaron's rod? (Numbers 17:8)
    • Almonds
    • What was the "antedote" for the venom of the fiery serpents that bit the children of Israel? (Numbers 21:9)
    • Look at a brass serpent
    • How many people survived from Sinai to the plains of Moab (near Jericho)? (Numbers 26:64-65)
    • 2
    • Who replaced Moses in his position as leader of the children of Israel? (Numbers 27:22-23)
    • Joshua
    • Who was the greatest prophet in Israel? (Deuteronomy 34:10)
    • Moses