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Deuteronomy Trivia

We have made it through 187 chapters of the the Pentateuch!  Israel is ready to enter the Promised Land.  But before we cross the Jordan, how about some questions from Deuteronomy?

Deuteronomy Trivia Questions

Q1: How many days' journey was it from Horeb to Kadesh-barnea by way of Mount Seir?
a. 9
b. 10
c. 11
d. 12

Q2: Whose descendants lived in the land of Seir, which Israel had to pass through?
a. Ishmael
b. Esau
c. Lot
d. Balaam

Q3: Israel was instructed to purchase food and water from the inhabitants of the land of Seir with _____?
a. Money
b. Cattle
c. Labor of their hands
d. Goats

Q4: Who were the descendants of Lot?
a. Moabites
b. Amorites
c. Perizzites
d. Ammonites

Q5: On how many tablets of stone were the 10 Commandments written?
a. 1
b. 2
c. 4
d. 8

Q6: Moses told the Israelites to "Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your _______."
a. Spirit
b. Mind
c. Strength (or Might)
d. None of the Above

Q7: What were the Israelites commanded regarding the people they were driving out of the land of Canaan?
a. Make no covenant with them
b. Show no mercy to them
c. Do not intermarry with them
d. All of the Above

Q8: Why did the Lord drive out the inhabitants of Canaan and give the land to Israel?
a. Because of the Canaanite's wickedness
b. Because of Israel's righteousness
c. Because of Israel's integrity
d. Because there was no other place for Israel to go

Q9: How many days did Moses fast (no food or drink) after the Israelites made the golden calf?
a. 10 days & nights
b. 20 days & nights
c. 40 days & nights
d. He did not fast at that time

Q10: At what place did Israel make God angry?
a. Taberah
b. Massah
c. Kibroth Hattaavah
d. All of the Above

Q11: On which mountain did Moses instruct the Israelites to proclaim the blessings he had given them after they had crossed into the promised land?
a. Mount Ebal
b. Mount Gerazim
c. Mount Sinai
d. Mount Horeb

Q12: If one of the Israelites' own towns was found to be worshipping other Gods, what were they to do to the town?
a. Cut the city off from the other surrounding towns
b. Pray for the people in the city
c. Burn the city and never rebuild it
d. None of the Above

Q13: Which of the following animals could not be eaten by the Israelites?
a. Ox
b. Gazelle
c. Ibex
d. Pig

Q14: If an Israelite found a dead animal they could not eat it, but they could do what?
a. Offer it as a sacrifice
b. Use it for food for their livestock
c. Give or sell it to a foreigner
d. None of the Above

Q15: The Israelites were required to cancel debts every ____ years.
a. 3
b. 7
c. 12
d. 40

Q16: Israelite servants were set free after how many years?
a. 3
b. 7
c. 12
d. 40

Q17: In what month was the Passover celebrated?
a. Aviv
b. Adar
c. Shevat
d. Elul

Q18: What warning did Moses give to the Israelites for when they select a king to rule over them?
a. The king should not take many wives
b. The king should not acquire many horses
c. The king should not accumulate large amounts of gold or silver
d. All of the Above

Q19: What was the minimum numbers of witnesses required for a charge to be established?
a. 1
b. 2
c. 3
d. 5

Q20: What was the punishment for a stubborn and rebellious son who would not obey his father and mother?
a. Banishment from the city
b. 40 lashes
c. Death
d. Offer daily sacrifices for 7 weeks

Q21: If a man has recently married, he . . .
a. Must not be sent to war
b. Must not have any other duty laid on him
c. Must be allowed to stay home for a year and bring happiness to his wife
d. All of the Above

Q22: What was the maximum number of lashes a person could be given?
a. 20
b. 30
c. 40
d. 50

Q23: Cursed is anyone who leads the _______ astray on the road.
a. Blind
b. Poor
c. Feeble
d. Young

Q24: Who was chosen to succeed Moses and lead Israel into the promised land?
a. Caleb
b. Eleazar
c. Ithamar
d. Joshua

Q25: Where did Moses die?
a. Mount Hor
b. Mount Nebo
c. Mount Sinai
d. Mount Tabor

Q26: How old was Moses when he died?
a. 80
b. 100
c. 120
d. 140


Deuteronomy Trivia Answers

A1: c. 11 (Deuteronomy 1:2)
A2: b. Esau (Deuteronomy 2:4-5)
A3: a. Money (Deuteronomy 2:6)
A4: d. Ammonites (Deuteronomy 2:18-19)
A5: b. 2 (Deuteronomy 4:13)
A6: c. Strength or Might (Deuteronomy 6:5)
A7: d. All of the Above (Deuteronomy 7:1-4)
A8: a. Because of the Canaanite's wickedness (Deuteronomy 9:4-6)
A9: c. 40 days & nights (Deuteronomy 9:18)
A10: d. All of the Above (Deuteronomy 9:22)
A11: b. Mount Gerazim (Deuteronomy 11:26-29)
A12: c. Burn the city and never rebuild it (Deuteronomy 13:12-18)
A13: d. Pig (Deuteronomy 14:8)
A14: c. Give or sell it to a foreigner (Deuteronomy 14:21)
A15: b. 7 (Deuteronomy 15:1-2)
A16: b. 7 (Deuteronomy 15:12)
A17: a. Aviv (Deuteronomy 16:1)
A18: d. All of the Above (Deuteronomy 17:16-17)
A19: b. 2 (Deuteronomy 19:15)
A20: c. Death (Deuteronomy 21:18-21)
A21: d. All of the Above (Deuteronomy 24:5)
A22: c. 40 (Deuteronomy 25:1-3)
A23: a. Blind (Deuteronomy 27:18)
A24: d. Joshua (Deuteronomy 31:7-8, 14-15, 23)
A25: b. Mount Nebo (Deuteronomy 32:48-50)

A26: c. 120 (Deuteronomy 34:7) 

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By Faith, Moses . . .


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