Books of The Old Testament

A Bible quiz consisting of twenty questions on the Books and People of The Old Testament! Test your Bible knowledge!

Question 1:The story of the successor to Moses is told in which book?
Judges
Joshua
Leviticus
Question 2:Which book is also known as 'The Book of the Law of the Priests'?
Numbers
Deuteronomy
Leviticus
Question 3:Which book is also known as Canticles?
Psalms
Chronicles
Song of Solomon
Question 4:Which is the shortest book in the Old Testament?
Jonah
Ruth
Obadiah
Question 5:Which book is regarded as an appendix to the book of Jeremiah?
Lamentations
Proverbs
Ezekiel
Question 6:Which of these is not an Old Testament book?
Haggai
Hebrews
Amos
Question 7:The story of King David's great grandmother is told in which book?
Judges
Ruth
Samuel
Question 8:In which book did God give permission to Satan to afflict a man?
Jonah
Genesis
Job
Question 9:Which two prophetical books concern the rebuilding of the Temple?
Micah and Isaiah
Haggai and Zechariah
Nahum and Habakkuk
Question 10:Which is the last book in the Christian arrangement of the Old Testament?
Revelation
2 Chronicles
Malachi
Question 11:The Ten Commandments are found in which two books?
Exodus and Leviticus
Exodus and Deuteronomy
Leviticus and Numbers
Question 12:Who wrote the first five books of the Old Testament?
Adam
Abraham
Moses
Question 13:Which book begins with 'These are the names...'?
Numbers
Exodus
1 Kings
Question 14:A beauty contest is first mentioned in which book of the Bible?
Esther
Genesis
1 Kings
Question 15:The Hebrew (Jewish) Scriptures are divided into three parts. What are they in English?
Law, Prophets and Writings
History, Poems and Predictions
Torah, Nevi'im and Kethuvim
Question 16:The story of David's close friendship with Jonathan is told in which book?
1 Kings
Psalms
1 Samuel
Question 17:Who wrote the book of Ecclesiastes?
Solomon
Jeremiah
David
Question 18:The name of which book(s) means 'Yah has saved'?
Isaiah
Joshua
Both of the above
Question 19:Which Old Testament Prophet does not have his own book in the Bible?
Zephaniah
Nahum
Elijah
Question 20:A harp is mentioned in the Bible for the first time in which book?
Psalms
Genesis
1 Samuel

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