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