Fun Daniel Chapters 1-6 Quiz Questions and Answers

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Daniel Chapters 1-6 Quiz Questions

1) How many years did Daniel and his friends spend training under the chief of the eunuchs?

a) 2 years
b) 3 years
c) 4 years
d) 8 years

2) How old was Daniel when he was taken into captivity?

a) 12 years
b) 18 years
c) 21 years
d) Not mentioned

3) What was the name of the king who took Daniel and his friends into captivity?

a) Solomon
b) Cyrus
c) Darius
d) Nebuchadnezzar

4) What did the king of Babylon order to be done to Daniel and his friends?

a) They were to be put to death
b) They were to be thrown into the den of lions
c) That they are given new clothes and served in the king’s palace
d) They were to be imprisoned

5) Why were Daniel and his friends given a daily portion of the king’s food and wine?

a) To make them more comfortable in the palace
b) To show the other young men of their high status
c) To fatten them up for the king’s table
d) To teach them the language and literature of the Babylonians

6) What was the name of the eunuch who was in charge of Daniel and his friends?

a) Asaph
b) Ashpenaz
c) Arioch
d) Azariah

7) What did Daniel resolve not to defile himself with while in captivity?

a) the king’s raiment
b) the king’s daughter
c) the king’s food and wine
d) the king’s throne

8) How did Daniel look compared to the other young men after 10 days of eating only vegetables?

a) He looked malnourished
b) He looked pale
c) He looked healthier
d) He looked older

9) What did the chief of the eunuchs say to Daniel when he saw that he looked healthier than the other young men?

a) He was pleased and allowed Daniel to continue eating only vegetables
b) He was concerned and asked Daniel why he looked healthier than the other young men
c) He was angry and told Daniel to stop eating vegetables
d) He was surprised and asked Daniel how he had become so healthy

10) How did God bless Daniel?

a) God blessed Daniel with wealth and fame
b) God blessed Daniel with wisdom and knowledge
c) God blessed Daniel with good health and strength
d) All of the above

11) Who interpreted king Nebuchadnezzar’s dream for him?

a) One of the king’s magicians
b) The chief of the eunuchs
c) A spirit that came to Nebuchadnezzar in a dream
d) Daniel

12) What did king Nebuchadnezzar dream about?

a) A great tree that was cut down and thrown into a fire
b) A great city that was destroyed by a flood
c) A great mountain that was destroyed by an earthquake
d) A great statue

13) What did the statue’s head represent?

a) The gods
b) The kingdom
c) The king
d) All of the above

14) What will happen to the statue?

a) It will be destroyed by a great fire
b) It will be destroyed by a great flood
c) It will be destroyed by a great stone
d) It will be destroyed by a great wind

15) Who will be set up as king over all the earth?

a) The king of the Medes and Persians
b) The king of the Babylonians
c) The king of the Assyrians
d) The Messiah, Jesus Christ

16) The king made Daniel _ over all the wise men of Babylon.

a) governor
b) king
c) head
d) prince

17) Who refused to bow down and worship the golden image?

a) Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego
b) The Babylonian wise men
c) The Chaldeans
d) King Nebuchadnezzar

Q18: Who was thrown into the blazing furnace for refusing to worship the statue?

a) Daniel
b) The four friends
c) Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego
d) King Nebuchadnezzar

Q19) The king ordered the furnace to be heated how many times?

a) Seven
b) Three
c) One
d) Nine

Q20) What saved the friends from being burned in the furnace?

a) God
b) The flames died down
c) They were thrown in alive but came out unharmed
d) Nebuchadnezzar had a change of heart

Q21: Who was the tree that was cut down and its stump left in the field?

a) King Nebuchadnezzar
b) The Chaldeans
c) Daniel
d) The tree of life

22) How long will King Nebuchadnezzar be driven away from human society?

a) 1 year
b) 2 years
c) 4 years
d) 7 years

Q23: What will happen to King Nebuchadnezzar at the end of his seven years?

a) He will be killed
b) He will be healed
c) He will be restored to his throne
d) He will go insane

24) What did Daniel interpret for king Belshazzar?

a) A vision
b) A dream
c) A prophecy
d) An omen

25) What was the writing on the wall?

a) “Mene, Mene, Tekel, Upharsin”
b) “Belshazzar, you have been weighed on the scales and found wanting”
c) “Nebuchadnezzar, your kingdom will be divided”
d) “The end of days is upon you”

26) What did king Darius decree about praying to any god or man?

a) That prayer was only to be directed to him
b) That anyone who prayed to any god or man would be thrown into a lion’s den
c) That anyone who prayed to any god or man would be thrown into a fiery furnace
d) There was no decree concerning praying to any god or man

27) Who was jealous of Daniel and wanted to find something to accuse him of?

a) King Belshazzar
b) Susanna
c) The three friends
d) Other Administrators

28) How many times did Daniel pray after the king’s decree that no one should pray to any god except the king?

a) Once a day
b) 3 times a day
c) 2 times a day
d) 5 times a day

29) Who was thrown into the den of lions?

a) Shadrack
b) Daniel
c) Abraham
d) Judas

Q30: Who shut the mouths of the lions?

a) Angel Michael
b) Moses
c) A Prophet
d) God

Daniel Chapters 1-6 Quiz Answers

Q1: 3 years – Daniel 1:5 “The king assigned them a daily amount of food and wine from the king’s table. They were to be trained for three years, and after that they were to enter the king’s service.”

Q2: Not mentioned in the bible but he was described as a young man – Daniel 1:4 “young men without any physical defect, handsome, showing aptitude for every kind of learning, well informed, quick to understand, and qualified to serve in the king’s palace”

Q3: Nebuchadnezzar – Daniel 1:1 “In the third year of the reign of Jehoiakim king of Judah, Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon came to Jerusalem and besieged it”

Q4: To teach them the language and literature of the Babylonians – Daniel 1:4 “He was to teach them the language and literature of the Babylonians.”

Q5: None of the above – Daniel 1:5 “And the king appointed for them a daily provision of the king’s delicacies and of the wine which he drank, and three years of training for them, so that at the end of that time they might serve before the king.

Q6: Ashpenaz – Daniel 1:3 “And the king spake unto Ashpenaz the master of his eunuchs, that he should bring certain of the children of Israel, and of the king’s seed, and of the princes;

Q7: the king’s food and wine – Daniel 1:8 “But Daniel resolved not to defile himself with the royal food and wine, and he asked the chief official for permission not to defile himself this way.”

Q8: He looked healthier – Daniel 1:15 “At the end of the ten days they looked healthier and better nourished than any of the young men who ate the royal food.”

Q9: He was pleased and allowed Daniel to continue eating only vegetables – Daniel 1:16

Q10: God blessed Daniel with wisdom and knowledge – Daniel 1:17 “To these four young men God gave knowledge and understanding of all kinds of literature and learning. And Daniel could understand visions and dreams of all kinds”

Q11: Daniel – Daniel 2:19 “During the night the mystery was revealed to Daniel in a vision. Then Daniel praised the God of heaven”

Q12: A great statue – Daniel 2:31 “Your Majesty looked, and there before you stood a large statue – an enormous, dazzling statue, awesome in appearance”

Q13: The king – Daniel 2:37-38 “in your hands he has placed all mankind and the beasts of the field and the birds in the sky. Wherever they live, he has made you ruler over them all. You are that head of gold”

A14: It will be destroyed by a great stone – Daniel 2:34-35 “As you watched, a rock was cut out, but not by human hands. It struck the statue on its feet of iron and clay and smashed them. Then the iron, the clay, the bronze, the silver, and the gold were all broken to pieces and became like chaff on a threshing floor in summer”

A15: The Messiah, Jesus Christ – Daniel 2:44-45 “In the time of those kings, the God of heaven will set up a kingdom that will never be destroyed, nor will it be left to another people. It will crush all those kingdoms and bring them to an end, but it will itself endure forever”

Q16: head – Daniel 2:48 “Then the king placed Daniel in a high position and lavished many gifts on him. He made him ruler over the entire province of Babylon and placed him in charge of all its wise men.”

Q17: Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego – Daniel 3:18 “If we are thrown into the blazing furnace, the God we serve is able to save us from it, and he will rescue us from your hand, Your Majesty. But even if he does not, we want you to know, Your Majesty, that we will not serve your gods or worship the image of gold you have set up.”

Q18: Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego – Daniel 3:23 “and these three men, firmly tied, fell into the blazing furnace.”

Q19: Seven – Daniel 3:19 “So at the command of the king, the furnace was heated seven times hotter than usual,”

Q20: God – Daniel 3:27 “The king exclaimed, “Praise to the God of Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego! He sent his angel to rescue his servants who trusted in him, and they defied the king’s command and were willing to die rather than serve or worship any god except their own God.”

Q21: King Nebuchadnezzar – Daniel 4:22 “Your Majesty, you are that tree!”

Q22: 7 years – Daniel 4:25-26 “…Seven times will pass by for you until you acknowledge that the Most High is sovereign over all kingdoms on earth and gives them to anyone he wishes.”

Q23: He will be restored to his throne – Daniel 4:36 “At the same time that my sanity was restored, my honor and splendor were returned to me for the glory of my kingdom. My advisers and nobles sought me out, and I was restored to my throne and became even greater than before”

Q24: A vision – Daniel 5:5 “Suddenly the fingers of a human hand appeared and wrote on the plaster of the wall, near the lampstand in the royal palace. The king watched the hand as it wrote.”

Q25: “Mene, mene, tekel, upharsin” – Daniel 5:25-28

Q26: That anyone who prayed to any god or man would be thrown into a lion’s den – Daniel 6:7 “The royal administrators, prefects, satraps, advisers and governors have all agreed that the king should issue an edict and enforce the decree that anyone who prays to any god or human being during the next thirty days, except to you, Your Majesty, shall be thrown into the lions’ den.”

Q27: The other administrators and high officials – Daniel 6:4 “So the other administrators and high officials began searching for some fault in the way Daniel was handling government affairs, but they couldn’t find anything to accuse him of. He was faithful, always honest, and completely trustworthy.”

Q28: 3 times a day – Daniel 6: 10 “Three times a day he got down on his knees and prayed, giving thanks to his God, just as he had done before”

Q29: Daniel – Daniel 6:16 “So the king gave the order, and they brought Daniel and threw him into the lions’ den”

Q30: God – Daniel 6:22 “My God sent his angel, and he shut the mouths of the lions”

Daniel Chapters 1-6 Quiz Questions and Answers

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