Genesis chapter 6 questions and answers

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Genesis chapter 6 questions and answers
Genesis chapter 6 questions and answers
 

Genesis chapter 6 questions and answers refers to a set of questions and their corresponding answers that relate to the sixth chapter of the Book of Genesis in the Bible.This chapter contains the story of the great flood, in which God sends a flood to destroy the earth because of the wickedness of humanity. The questions and answers about this chapter may include discussions about the themes and events of the story, as well as its significance and relevance in contemporary context.

Here are 20 questions and answers about Genesis Chapter 6, along with the corresponding verses:

  1. What happened in the days of Noah? “The earth was corrupt in God’s sight and was full of violence” (Genesis 6:11).

  2. Why did God decide to bring a flood? “I will wipe from the earth the human race I have created—and with them the animals, the birds and the creatures that move along the ground—for I regret that I have made them” (Genesis 6:7).

  3. How long did it rain for during the flood? “For forty days and forty nights” (Genesis 7:4).

  4. Who was on the ark with Noah? “Noah and his sons, Shem, Ham and Japheth, and his wife and the wives of his three sons” (Genesis 7:7).

  5. What animals were on the ark with Noah? “Two of every kind of bird, of every kind of animal and of every kind of creature that moves along the ground” (Genesis 6:20).

  6. How big was the ark? “The ark was 450 feet long, 75 feet wide and 45 feet high” (Genesis 6:15).

  7. What was the ark made of? “Gopher wood” (Genesis 6:14).

  8. How many compartments were in the ark? “It had three decks” (Genesis 6:16).

  9. How many people were saved in the flood? “Noah and his sons and his wife and his sons’ wives” (Genesis 7:13).

  10. How many of each kind of animal were on the ark? “Two of every kind” (Genesis 6:19).

  11. How long did the waters of the flood cover the earth? “The waters flooded the earth for a hundred and fifty days” (Genesis 7:24).

  12. What did the ark come to rest on? “The ark came to rest on the mountains of Ararat” (Genesis 8:4).

  13. Who did Noah send out to see if the waters had receded? “Noah sent out a dove to see if the waters had receded from the surface of the ground” (Genesis 8:8).

  14. What did the dove bring back to Noah? “The dove came back to him in the evening, and there in its beak was a freshly plucked olive leaf” (Genesis 8:11).

  15. How many of each kind of clean animal did Noah take off the ark? “Noah took with him seven pairs of every kind of clean animal, a male and its mate” (Genesis 7:2).

  16. How many of each kind of unclean animal did Noah take off the ark? “He also took with him seven pairs of every kind of bird, a male and its mate, to keep their various kinds alive throughout the earth” (Genesis 7:3).

  17. How long did it take for the waters to completely dry up? “The waters receded steadily from the earth. At the end of the hundred and fifty days the waters had gone down” (Genesis 8:3).

  18. What did God tell Noah to do after the waters receded? “Go out of the ark, you and your wife and your sons and their wives” (Genesis 8:16).

 

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