How Well Do You Know the Book of Genesis?

Rate Your Bible Knowledge of the Book of Genesis

Genesis Bible Quiz
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1. True or False? -- The book of Genesis is part of the Pentateuch.

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2. Who wrote the book of Genesis?

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3. True or False? -- God parted the Red Sea in the book of Genesis to allow the Israelites to escape Pharaoh's Egypt.

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4. How old was Methuselah when he died?

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5. Who was the first man to commit murder in the Bible?

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6. Which one of Noah's sons disgraced him and received a curse from Noah?

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7. Why was the tower in Genesis 11 called the Tower of Babel?

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8. To whom did Abraham offer a tithe (or a tenth of everything he owned)?

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9. Why did Joseph's brothers hate him?

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10. The bloodline of Jesus came through which son of Jacob?

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How Well Do You Know the Book of Genesis?

You got: % Correct. New Believer Status: You Are Growing in God's Word

I got New Believer Status: You Are Growing in God's Word. How Well Do You Know the Book of Genesis?
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Hey, everyone has to start somewhere. And a few of the questions were moderately tricky. As a brand new Christian you can't be expected to know everything about the Bible. But you wouldn't be taking Bible quizzes if you weren't eager to learn more. One of the best and easiest ways to continue growing in your knowledge of the Bible is to start reading and studying. It's a life-long process, so try to enjoy the journey. If you stay on track and don't get discouraged, before you know it you'll be acing quizzes like this one.

How Well Do You Know the Book of Genesis?

You got: % Correct. Bible Student Status: You Study the Scriptures Diligently

I got Bible Student Status: You Study the Scriptures Diligently. How Well Do You Know the Book of Genesis?
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As a student of the Scriptures, you're likely enjoying the adventure of growing in your relationship with God as you dig deeper into your studies of the Bible. Your score indicates a solid foundation, but like most of us, there's room for growth. If you're interested in adding some new tools to your study resources, you might consider one of these top Bible commentaries.

How Well Do You Know the Book of Genesis?

You got: % Correct. Bible Scholar Status: You Are Gaining Mastery of the Book of Genesis

I got Bible Scholar Status: You Are Gaining Mastery of the Book of Genesis. How Well Do You Know the Book of Genesis?
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Obviously, this is not your first Genesis Bible quiz. Your almost-perfect results indicate a strong dedication to studying the Bible and growing in your relationship with God. You've probably already discovered some exciting things about God's Word--that it's living, active, inspired, without error, and constantly new. You're well on your way to theologian status!

How Well Do You Know the Book of Genesis?

You got: % Correct. Theologian Status: You Know the Book of Genesis Inside and Out

I got Theologian Status: You Know the Book of Genesis Inside and Out. How Well Do You Know the Book of Genesis?
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Congratulations on a perfect score! Not only do you know the book Genesis inside and out, you've likely devoted your life to theological pursuits. You might consider getting your doctorate of divinity if you haven't already, or at least writing your own Bible quizzes.