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175+ Bible Trivia Questions and Answer For Kids

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Bible trivia is the perfect way to study the bible or test your knowledge while having fun. These bible trivia questions and answers will test your knowledge of the Old and New Testament while having fun learning stuff you might not have known before!

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Bible Trivia

Bible Trivia

How many commandments are there?

10

What’s the first book in the Bible?

Genesis

Who were the first man and women on this earth?

Adam and Eve

How many days was the world created in?

6

What happened on the 7th day?

They rested 

Where did Adam and Eve first live?

The Garden of Eden 

Who built an ark?

Noah

How many days did Noah live on the How did the people know that it was safe to leave the ark?

A rainbow

Who was John the Baptist’s father?

Zechariah

Who is the mother of Jesus?

Mary

Who did Jesus rise from the dead?

Lazarus

What are the first three words in the bible?

In the beginning

When Jesus fed the 5000 people, how many baskets of food remained?

12 baskets were left over

What is the shortest verse in the bible?

Jesus Wept. This is in John chapter 11 verse 35

Who were the first two apostles called by Jesus Christ?

Anders and Peter

Who visited Mary before she conceived Jesus?

Angel Gabriel

How many sons did Jacob have?

12

How many people were on the ark?

There were only 8 people

How many of each animal went on the ark?

2

Where was Jesus’ first sermon?

On the mount, “The Sermon on the Mount”

When did Abraham finally have a son?

100

After Jesus was arrested which apostle disowned him three times?

Peter

What was the name of Abrahams’s son?

Isaac

Where was Jesus’ body put after it hung on the cross?

In a tomb

How many days was Jesus in the tomb?

3 days

What is the shortest book in the New Testament?

2 John

How many days and nights was Jonah in the whale?

3 days and 3 nights

Why was Jonah swallowed by the whale?

Because he was disobedient

Who wrote the Book of Revelation?

John

When did Moses die?

He was 120. Look in Deuteronomy 34:7

Where did Moses die?

Moab

How many loaves of bread did Jesus have to feed the 5000 people?

5 loaves

How many fish did Jesus have to feed the 5000?

2 fish

Where was Jesus born?

Bethlehem

How many books are in the New Testament?

27

Who murdered John the Baptist?

Herod Antipas

Why do Christians observe Palm Sunday when they do?

It represents when Jesus entered Jerusalem before his death

Who baptized Jesus?

John the Baptist

Who is a Doctor that wrote a book of scripture in the New Testament?

Luke

Who was the King of Judea at the time of Jesus’ birth?

Herod the Great

What is the common name to the first 4 books in the New Testament?

The gospels

How did Jesus show the apostles that one who would betray him?

Dipped a piece of bread and then passed it to him

What does the word “gospel” mean?

Good News

Who went with Paul on his first mission?

Barnabas

Why did Joseph take Mary and Jesus to Egypt?

To escape because King Herod wanted to kill baby Jesus.

Where was Jesus crucified?

Bethlehem

Who wrote the most books in the New Testament?

Paul

How many apostles did Jesus have? 

12

How did Jesus die?

He died on the cross. He was crucified.

Who brought gifts to baby Jesus?

The 3 wise men

What is the very first commandment listed in the 10 commandments?

Thou shalt have no other God’s before me

True or False. The bible is the most sold book?

True

What was the name of Samuel’s mom?

Hannah

What did Joseph do for work? (Jesus’ Earthly Dad)

He was a carpenter

Which books tell that Wise men will visit baby Jesus?

Matthew

Where did Jesus grow up?

Nazareth

On what day did God create plants?

The third day

What is the symbol that was given to Noah as God’s promise?

A rainbow

What is the last word in the Old Testament?

Curse

What language was the Bible written in?

Hebrew

In the Lord’s prayer, what food is mentioned?

Bread

Who married Abraham?

Sarah

How many times did Peter deny Jesus?

Three times

What disease did the 10 men have that Jesus healed?

Leprosy

Who wrote the book of Revelation?

John

Who came to Jesus in the middle of the night?

Nicodemus

How many wise and foolish girls were in the story Jesus told?

5 wise and 5 foolish

Who was Adan’s third son?

His name was Sam

Who were the 10 commandments given to?

Moses

What is the 5th commandment?

Thou shalt honor your father and mother

What does God look at rather than your outward appearance?

Your heart

Who was given the coat of many colors?

Joseph

Who is the Son of God?

Jesus

What is another name for the Sermon on the Mount?

The Beatitudes

What sea did Jesus calm in the storm?

The sea of Galilee

Where was Moses born?

Egypt

Who worked as a tax collector prior to preaching the gospel?

Matthew

What was created on the first day?

Day and Night (or light will work too!)

Who fought the giant Goliath?

David

Who killed his brother?

Cain was killed by Abel

Who was through into the Lion’s Den by the king?

Daniel

Who was David’s best friend?

Johnathon

How many days and nights did Jesus fast?

He fasted for 40 days and 40 nights

Who was the Wise King?

Solomon

Who recognized Jesus as the Messiah when he was shown at the Temple as a baby?

Simeon

What prophet turned his rod into a bronze snake?

Moses

What did God do with the rib of Adam?

Created Eve

Who were the first children born on this Earth?

Cain and Abel were the first children born on this Earth

What was divided when the Earth was created?

Light and darkness so we could have night and day

How many total books are in the Bible?

66 total books

Who did God appear to as a burning bush on the mountain of God?

He appeared to Moses

Why were the 10 plagues sent by God?

Because the Pharaoh would not let the Israelites free

What are the ten plagues?

Blood, frogs, lice, flies, livestock pestilence, boils, hail, locust, darkness, and the killing of the first child.

Who opened the Red Sea?

Moses

Who drowned in the Red Sea?

The Egyptians

What is the second commandments?

Thou shalt not have idols

What is the 4th commandment?

Keep the sabbath day holy

What was created on the 5th day?

Birds and animals of the sea

Where was Jesus baptized?

Jordan River

Easy Bible Trivia

Easy Bible Trivia

Who built the ark to survive the great flood?

Noah

How many days and nights did it rain during the great flood?

40 days and 40 nights

Who was sold into slavery by his brothers in the Bible?

Joseph

What is the fifth book of the New Testament, often called the Acts of the Apostles?

Acts

What is the last book of the Bible, which contains apocalyptic visions?

Revelation

Who led the Israelites out of Egypt and through the Red Sea?

Moses

How many plagues did God send upon Egypt before Pharaoh released the Israelites?

10 plagues

Which disciple famously denied Jesus three times?

Peter

Who is known as the “Father of Faith” in the Bible?

Abraham

What is the last book of the Old Testament?

Malachi

In the parable of the Good Samaritan, who helped the injured man on the side of the road?

The Samaritan

How many disciples did Jesus have?

12

What did David use to defeat the giant Goliath?

A sling and a stone

Who wrote most of the Psalms in the Bible?

David

Who was known for his wisdom and for building the First Temple in Jerusalem?

Solomon

What is the first word of the Bible?

“In” (In the beginning…)

What food did God provide to the Israelites in the wilderness?

Manna

What did Jesus turn water into at the wedding in Cana?

Wine

Medium Bible Trivia

Medium Bible Trivia

What was the first commandment given to Adam and Eve?

“Be fruitful and multiply”

What is the name of the mountain where Moses received the Ten Commandments?

Mount Sinai

Who led the Israelites into the Promised Land after Moses?

Joshua

Which Old Testament figure lived to be 969 years old?

Methuselah

Who was the Roman governor who sentenced Jesus to crucifixion?

Pontius Pilate

Which apostle was known as the “doubting Thomas”?

Thomas

What did the wise men bring as gifts to Jesus at His birth?

Gold, frankincense, and myrrh

How many books are in the Old Testament?

39

What is the central theme of the Bible?

God’s redemptive plan for humanity

What is the third commandment of the Ten Commandments?

You shall not take the name of the Lord your God in vain

What is the fourth commandment of the Ten Commandments?

Remember the Sabbath day, to keep it holy

What is the fifth commandment of the Ten Commandments?

Honor your father and mother

What is the sixth commandment of the Ten Commandments?

You shall not murder

Who was the Old Testament prophet known for his patience?

Job

What is the seventh commandment of the Ten Commandments?

You shall not commit adultery

Which animal spoke to Balaam in the Bible?

A donkey

What is the eighth commandment of the Ten Commandments?

You shall not steal

What is the ninth commandment of the Ten Commandments?

You shall not bear false witness against your neighbor

What is the tenth commandment of the Ten Commandments?

You shall not covet

Hard Bible Trivia

Hard Bible Trivia

How many people did Noah’s ark carry?

Eight (Noah, his wife, his three sons, and their wives)

What are the names of the birds Noah sent from the ark?

A raven and a dove

What does Jahwe-Schammah mean?

“The Lord is there” (Ezekiel 48:35)

What is the name of the angel who appeared to Mary to announce the birth of Jesus?

Gabriel

What was the name of the man who wrestled with an angel and had his name changed to Israel?

Jacob

Who was the mother of John the Baptist?

Elizabeth

Which book of the Bible contains the story of Daniel in the lion’s den?

Daniel

What is the name of the disciple who denied Jesus three times before the rooster crowed?

Peter

What is the longest verse in the Bible?

Esther 8:9

What is the name of the hill where Jesus was crucified?

Golgotha

Who was the first king of Israel?

Saul

What is the name of the angel who informed Zechariah about the birth of John the Baptist?

Gabriel

Who was the wife of King Ahab in the Old Testament?

Jezebel

What is the last word in the Bible?

Amen

What is the name of the valley where David defeated Goliath?

Elah

Who was the first martyr in the New Testament?

Stephen

Which apostle was known as the “Son of Thunder”?

James, the son of Zebedee

Who was the first high priest of Israel?

Aaron

What is the name of the place where Jesus was arrested before his crucifixion?

Gethsemane

Funny Bible Trivia

Funny Bible Trivia

What did God create on the sixth day, but couldn’t find it in any store?

A wife for Adam

What snack did Adam and Eve invent in the Garden of Eden?

Fig leaves

Why did Noah have to break up his ark-building party?

Because it started to rain cats and dogs

What do you call a pair of parrots mentioned in the Bible?

A “polly-tical” alliance

Why did Jonah avoid going to Nineveh for so long?

Because he didn’t want to be the “prey” of the city

What’s the first recorded game in the Bible?

Adam and Eve’s “hide and seek”

What did Jesus say to the computer engineer at the Last Supper?

“Take this, all of you, and click ‘Save'”

Why did the Bible get an award?

Because it had the best “Word”play

What did Delilah say when she finally cut Samson’s hair?

“Oops, I guess that was a ‘hair’-raising experience”

Why did the Israelites cross the Red Sea?

To get to the other side, away from Pharaoh!

What did the prodigal son say when he returned home?

“I’m back, Dad. Can I have the Wi-Fi password now?”

How did God create the world in just six days?

He didn’t have to install Windows

Why did the three wise men bring gold, frankincense, and myrrh to baby Jesus?

Because they were wise enough not to bring diapers

How did David console Goliath after defeating him?

He said, “Chin up!”

Why was the Bible cold?

Because it was full of “ice-saiah”

Why did Samson not go bald?

Because he never lost his “strength of hair-it”

What’s the most musical book in the Bible?

Psalms – they’re full of “soul”ful notes

What did the forbidden fruit say to Eve?

“You know you want a byte!”

Why was the donkey in the Bible such a good musician?

Because he had perfect “heehaw-mony”

What did Moses say when he got lost in the desert?

“I’m desert-ified!”

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