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Bible Quiz: Joseph in Egypt (Normal Difficulty)

Test your knowledge on the story of Joseph in Egypt.

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1.) Who was Joseph's father?
Noah
Abraham
Isaac
Jacob (Israel)
Genesis 37:3
2.) How many brothers did Joseph have?
11
9
10
12
Genesis 35:22-26
3.) What gift did Joseph's father give to him?
A horse
A coat of many colors
A harp
A sling
Genesis 37:3
4.) Why did Joseph's brothers hate him?
They hated his mother, Rachel
Joseph was rude to them
Their father loved Joseph most
Joseph was smarter than them
Genesis 37:4
5.) What was the recurring theme in Joseph's dreams?
Joseph's family would bow down to him
Joseph would one day be hated by all
Joseph's brothers would be killed
Egypt would go into famine
Genesis 37:5-11
6.) Which of Joseph's brothers convinced the others to not kill Joseph?
Reuben
Simeon
Levi
Naphtali
Genesis 37:21
7.) Instead of killing Joseph, his brothers _____________.
stoned him
threw him in a pit
tied him to a tree
broke his legs
Genesis 37:24
8.) At what price did the merchantmen buy Joseph from his brothers?
10 pieces of gold
7 rubies
20 pieces of silver
40 pieces of copper
Genesis 37:28
9.) Who bought Joseph from the merchantmen?
Potiphar
Joseph; he bought his own freedom
Judah
Pharaoh
Genesis 39:1
10.) What office did Joseph hold in Potiphar's household?
Butler
Overseer of the house
Money keeper
Guard
Genesis 39:4
11.) Who lusted after Joseph?
Potiphar's wife
Potiphar's maidservant
A harlot
Pharaoh's wife
Genesis 39:7
12.) Why did Joseph get thrown in prison?
Joseph killed an Egyptian soldier in the defense of a servant
One of Potiphar's servants told Potiphar that Joseph stole gold from his treasury
Joseph refused to bow to the Pharaoh
Potiphar's wife convinced Potiphar that Joseph tried to lie with her
Genesis 39:13-20
13.) What did Joseph become well known for in prison?
Serving the other prisoners
Telling stories
Interpreting dreams
Predicting the future
Genesis 41:12
14.) The _________ was restored to his office and the _________ was hanged.
Tailor; baker
Butler; tailor
Baker; Butler
Butler; baker
Genesis 40:21-22
15.) What was the meaning of Pharaoh's dreams?
Seven nations would bond together to begin a new era
Seven years of preparation will precede seven years of famine
Seven of Joseph's brothers would come to live in Egypt
Seven years of war were about to begin
Genesis 41:29-30
16.) What food item did people from many countries travel to Egypt to buy?
corn
fowl
fish
wheat
Genesis 41:57
17.) Which of Joseph's brothers in Egypt was not allowed by Jacob to travel to Egypt with the rest of his brothers?
Zebulun
Issachar
Benjamin
Dan
Genesis 42:4
18.) When Joseph's brothers first came to Egypt, Joseph:
invited them to a feast.
threw them in prison.
rejoiced and sang aloud.
ordered that they be killed.
Genesis 42:16-17
19.) Which brother offered himself as a replacement for Benjamin to be taken captive in Egypt in order to spare their father?
Zebulun
Judah
Reuben
Simeon
Genesis 44:18-33
20.) When Joseph revealed himself to his brothers, how did he treat them?
He chastised them, but let them go free
He was angry at them all
He threw all of them but Benjamin in prison
He was overjoyed
Genesis 45:14-15
21.) What are the names of Joseph's sons?
Abraham & Isaac
Jacob & Benjamin
Manasseh & Ephraim
Simeon & Reuben
Genesis 46:20