50 Hard Bible Trivia Questions and Answers Multiple Choice

Welcome to Worshpy, a fun quiz designed to see how much you know about the Bible. We’ve prepared 50 questions with choices for answers. Along with each question, there’s a part of the Bible mentioned so you can read and learn about the stories. Ready to try? Let’s see how many you get right.

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Hard Bible Trivia Questions and Answers

1. Who watched as Moses floated in the basket down the Nile?

A) His mother

B) His aunt

C) His sister Miriam

D) A kind stranger

Answer: C) His sister Miriam

See: Exodus 2:4

2. What is the shortest verse in the Bible?

A) John 11:35

B) Psalm 119:105

C) Genesis 1:1

D) Matthew 24:14

Answer: A) John 11:35

See: John 11:35

3. Who was the oldest person mentioned in the Bible?

A) Abraham

B) Noah

C) Methuselah

D) Adam

Answer: C) Methuselah

See: Genesis 5:27

4. Which apostle was known as the “doubting Thomas”?

A) Peter

B) John

C) Judas Iscariot

D) Thomas

Answer: D) Thomas

See: John 20:24-29

5. How many plagues were inflicted upon Egypt before Pharaoh finally released the Israelites?

A) 7

B) 10

C) 12

D) 3

Answer: B) 10

See: Exodus 7-11

6. What was the name of the city where Jesus was born?

A) Jerusalem

B) Nazareth

C) Bethlehem

D) Jericho

Answer: C) Bethlehem

See: Luke 2:4-7

7. Who was the father of King Solomon?

A) King David

B) King Saul

C) King Josiah

D) King Solomon had no father.

Answer: A) King David

See: 2 Samuel 12:24

8. Which prophet was known for his patience and endurance in the face of suffering?

A) Elijah

B) Job

C) Jeremiah

D) Ezekiel

Answer: B) Job

See: Book of Job

9. Who wrote most of the Psalms in the Bible?

A) King David

B) Solomon

C) King Asa

D) King Saul

Answer: A) King David

[See: Various Psalms, attributed to David]

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

A) Milk

B) Wine

C) Oil

D) Honey

Answer: B) Wine

See: John 2:1-10

11. Who betrayed Jesus to the religious authorities for thirty pieces of silver?

A) Peter

B) Judas Iscariot

C) John

D) Thomas

Answer: B) Judas Iscariot

See: Matthew 26:14-16

12. How many days and nights did Noah spend on the ark during the flood?

A) 7 days and nights

B) 40 days and nights

C) 100 days and nights

D) 150 days and nights

Answer: B) 40 days and nights

See: Genesis 7:12

13. What miracle did Jesus perform when feeding a multitude with just five loaves of bread and two fish?

A) Turning water into wine

B) Healing the blind

C) Raising the dead

D) Feeding the 5,000

Answer: D) Feeding the 5,000

See: Matthew 14:13-21

14. Who was the prophet that confronted King David about his sin with Bathsheba?

A) Samuel

B) Nathan

C) Elijah

D) Isaiah

Answer: B) Nathan

See: 2 Samuel 12

15. What did Jesus say is the greatest commandment in the Law?

A) Love your neighbor as yourself

B) Honor your father and mother

C) You shall have no other gods before me

D) Love the Lord your God with all your heart, soul, and mind

Answer: D) Love the Lord your God with all your heart, soul, and mind

See: Matthew 22:36-40

16. Who interpreted Pharaoh’s dreams about seven fat and seven thin cows and seven healthy and seven withered ears of grain?

A) Joseph

B) Moses

C) Aaron

D) Daniel

Answer: A) Joseph

See: Genesis 41:1-36

17. Which Old Testament book tells the story of Esther, a Jewish queen who saved her people from destruction?

A) Ruth

B) Nehemiah

C) Esther

D) Judith

Answer: C) Esther

See: Book of Esther

18. Who was the first woman created by God in the book of Genesis?

A) Ruth

B) Esther

C) Eve

D) Sarah

Answer: C) Eve

See: Genesis 2:21-22

19. What is the central theme of the book of Ecclesiastes?

A) Wisdom

B) Love

C) Vanity or Meaninglessness

D) Justice

Answer: C) Vanity or Meaninglessness

See: Book of Ecclesiastes

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20. Who was the first martyr of the Christian faith, stoned to death for his beliefs?

A) Peter

B) Paul

C) Stephen

D) Timothy

Answer: C) Stephen

See: Acts 7:54-60

21. What did God create on the fourth day of creation, according to the book of Genesis?

A) The heavens and the earth

B) Animals and plants

C) Light and darkness

D) The sun, moon, and stars

Answer: D) The sun, moon, and stars

See: Genesis 1:14-19

22. Which apostle wrote the majority of the New Testament epistles (letters)?

A) Peter

B) James

C) John

D) Paul

Answer: D) Paul

[See: Various Epistles by Paul]

23. What was the name of the giant warrior defeated by the young David with a slingshot and a stone?

A) Goliath

B) Samson

C) Saul

D) Jonathan

Answer: A) Goliath

See: 1 Samuel 17:1-51

24. Who was the high priest at the time of Jesus’ crucifixion?

A) Caiaphas

B) Annas

C) Eli

D) Abiathar

Answer: A) Caiaphas

See: Matthew 26:57-68

25. In the book of Revelation, how many seals are there on the scroll that only the Lamb of God can open?

A) 3

B) 5

C) 7

D) 12

Answer: C) 7

See: Revelation 5:1-14

26. Which prophet is often associated with the prophecy of the valley of dry bones coming to life?

A) Isaiah

B) Jeremiah

C) Ezekiel

D) Daniel

Answer: C) Ezekiel

See: Ezekiel 37:1-14

27. What was the name of the tax collector whom Jesus called to be one of His disciples?

A) Matthew

B) Luke

C) Mark

D) John

Answer: A) Matthew

See: Matthew 9:9-13

28. Who was the first king of Israel, anointed by the prophet Samuel?

A) Saul

B) David

C) Solomon

D) Jonathan

Answer: A) Saul

See: 1 Samuel 10:1

29. Which disciple famously walked on water for a brief moment when called by Jesus?

A) Peter

B) John

C) Andrew

D) James

Answer: A) Peter

See: Matthew 14:22-33

30. What is the last book of the Old Testament?

A) Malachi

B) Zechariah

C) Haggai

D) Micah

Answer: A) Malachi

See: Book of Malachi

31. Who wrote the Gospel of Mark in the New Testament?

A) Matthew

B) John

C) Luke

D) Mark

Answer: D) Mark

See: Gospel of Mark

32. What did Jesus say to the disciples when He called them to follow Him?

A) “Go and preach the Gospel to all nations.”

B) “Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is near.”

C) “Come, follow me, and I will make you fishers of men.”

D) “Love your neighbor as yourself.”

Answer: C) “Come, follow me, and I will make you fishers of men.”

See: Matthew 4:18-22

33. Who wrote the book of Acts in the New Testament?

A) Paul

B) John

C) Peter

D) Luke

Answer: D) Luke

See: Acts 1:1-3

34. What is the famous sermon delivered by Jesus on a mountainside, often referred to as the “Sermon on the Mount”?

A) The Sermon on the Plain

B) The Sermon on the Sea

C) The Sermon on the Hill

D) The Sermon on the Mount

Answer: D) The Sermon on the Mount

See: Matthew 5-7

35. Which biblical character is known for his incredible strength and his encounter with Delilah?

A) Samson

B) David

C) Gideon

D) Solomon

Answer: A) Samson

See: Judges 13-16

36. What fruit is often associated with the forbidden fruit in the Garden of Eden?

A) Apple

B) Pear

C) Fig

D) Pomegranate

Answer: The Bible doesn’t specify the fruit.

See: Genesis 3:1-7

37. Which disciple is often referred to as “the disciple whom Jesus loved”?

A) Peter

B) John

C) James

D) Andrew

Answer: B) John

See: John 21:20-24

38. What is the name of the place where Jesus was crucified?

A) Mount Sinai

B) Mount Tabor

C) Mount Moriah

D) Golgotha

Answer: D) Golgotha

See: Matthew 27:33-35

39. Who was the first king of Israel’s Northern Kingdom after it split from the Southern Kingdom of Judah?

A) Solomon

B) David

C) Jeroboam

D) Rehoboam

Answer: C) Jeroboam

See: 1 Kings 11:26-40

40. What event is described in the Book of Exodus where God gave Moses the Ten Commandments on Mount Sinai?

A) The Exodus

B) The Passover

C) The Burning Bush

D) The Sinai Covenant

Answer: D) The Sinai Covenant

See: Exodus 19-20

41. Which prophet is known for his vision of a valley of dry bones coming to life, symbolizing the restoration of Israel?

A) Isaiah

B) Jeremiah

C) Ezekiel

D) Daniel

Answer: C) Ezekiel

See: Ezekiel 37:1-14

42. Who was the Egyptian wife of Joseph, with whom he had two sons, Manasseh and Ephraim?

A) Sarah

B) Rachel

C) Leah

D) Asenath

Answer: D) Asenath

See: Genesis 41:45

43. What did the prophet Isaiah see in his vision that he described as having six wings and calling out, “Holy, holy, holy is the Lord Almighty”?

A) A seraphim

B) An angel

C) A cherubim

D) A serpentine creature

Answer: A) A seraphim

See: Isaiah 6:1-3

44. Who is traditionally believed to have written the Book of Genesis, which begins with the creation of the world?

A) Moses

B) Abraham

C) Noah

D) Adam

Answer: A) Moses

See: Book of Genesis

45. What was the name of the river in which John the Baptist baptized people, including Jesus?

A) Jordan River

B) Nile River

C) Euphrates River

D) Tigris River

Answer: A) Jordan River

See: Matthew 3:13-17

46. What did the prophet Elijah ask God for when he was exhausted and fleeing from Queen Jezebel?

A) A chariot of fire

B) Food and water

C) Death

D) A double portion of his spirit

Answer: D) A double portion of his spirit

See: 1 Kings 19:4

47. Which disciple of Jesus is known for denying Him three times before the rooster crowed?

A) Peter

B) James

C) John

D) Andrew

Answer: A) Peter

See: Matthew 26:69-75

48. Who was the woman who anointed Jesus’ feet with expensive perfume and wiped them with her hair?

A) Mary Magdalene

B) Martha

C) Mary of Bethany

D) Joanna

Answer: C) Mary of Bethany

See: John 12:1-8

49. According to the New Testament, what event is celebrated on Pentecost, when the Holy Spirit descended upon the apostles?

A) The Last Supper

B) The Crucifixion

C) The Resurrection

D) The Birthday of the Church

Answer: D) The Birthday of the Church

See: Acts 2

50. In the book of Revelation, what is the final destination for the righteous and faithful believers?

A) The New Jerusalem

B) The Garden of Eden

C) Mount Sinai

D) Babylon

Answer: A) The New Jerusalem

See: Revelation 21

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References

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3 thoughts on “50 Hard Bible Trivia Questions and Answers Multiple Choice”

  1. Thankyou so much for this very useful quiz. All the 49 answers are correct except question No 46.
    Its answer is not in 2kings 2:9.

    The correct answer is in 1kings 19:4.
    Prophet Elijah asked for death while trying to escape from Queen Jezebel.

    Kindly correct your answer.
    Blessings for your good work.🙏

    Reply
  2. Hi,

    I like your quiz a lot. Thank you for putting it together.
    Please consider if this answer is truly correct:
    12. How many days and nights did Noah spend on the ark during the flood?
    It rained for 40 days and 40 night however, Noah remained on the ark longer waiting for the waters to recede. One account I read says: Syntactical sequences confirm that the total time aboard the ark was 371 days.

    Reply

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