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Question : Answer : Explanation
  • Whom did God ask to sacrifice his son? : Abraham
    - God asked Abraham to sacrifice his son.

  • What was Abraham's son's name who was to be sacrificed? : Isaac
    - Abraham was told by God to sacrifice his son Isaac.

  • On which mount did God ask Abraham to sacrifice his son? : Mount Moriah
    - God asked Abraham to sacrifice his son on Mount Moriah.

  • Who was the longest living man? : Methuselah
    - Methuselah, son of Enoch and the grandfather of Noah, was the longest living man.

  • How old was Methuselah when he died? : 969 years
    - Methuselah, son of Enoch and the grandfather of Noah, was 969 years old when he died.

  • Who was Esau's twin brother? : Jacob
    - Jacob was Esau's twin brother. Esau and Jacob were the sons of Isaac and Rebekah.

  • Who was the mother of Isaac? : Sarah
    - Sarah was the wife of Abraham and the mother of Isaac.

  • Who was the mother of Esau and Jacob? : Rebekah
    - Rebekah was the wife of Isaac and the mother of Esau and Jacob.

  • Whom among the twins did Isaac love? : Esau
    - Isaac loved Esau amongst his twin children.

  • What did Esau do as a profession when he grew old? : He was an hunter.
    - Esau was a cunning hunter and a man of the field.

  • What did Esau sell for a 'mess of pottage'? : his birthright
    - Esau sold his birthright to his brother for a mess of pottage. He did this as he was faint and about to die.

  • How many sons did Jacob, son of of Isaac, have? : twelve
    - Jacob had twelve sons and several daughters.

  • Who amongst the sons of Jacob was given a 'coat of many colours'? : Joseph
    - Jacob arrayed his son Joseph, with a coat of many colours.

  • What horrendous thing did Joseph's brothers do to him? : they put him in a pit and sold him to Ishmaelites
    - Joseph's brother hated him because of their father's favoritism to Joseph. The brothers therefore cast him into a pit and later sold him to Ishmaelites.

  • Who said the words, "What profit is it if we slay our brother, and conceal his blood?" : Judah
    - Judah spoke these words in order to save Joseph from the other brothers when they were plotting against him.

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