20 Samul Bible Quiz contains questions with answers and their respective bible texts that will help to increase your knowledge or remind you about what you know already of Samuel a porphet in Israel.

Samuel was the son of Hannah and was a promised child. Although the quiz is meant for youths, children and adults are free to participate during programs.

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20 Samuel bible quiz

1. Who was Samuel’s mother? A) Sarah

B) Rachel

C) Hannah

D) Leah

2. At what location did Samuel serve the Lord under the priest Eli?

A) Shiloh

B) Bethlehem

C) Jerusalem

D) Jericho

3. How did Samuel receive God’s call while he was a boy serving in the temple?

A) Through a dream

B) By hearing a voice in the night

C) Via an angelic visitation

D) During a vision in the daylight

4. Who were Samuel’s sons, and how did they conduct themselves as judges in Israel?

A)Joel and Abijah; they were corrupt and dishonest

B) Jonathan and David; they were righteous and just

C) Eli and Abimelech; they were humble and obedient

D) Ishmael and Esau; they were wise and fair

5.Who was the first king anointed by Samuel, and what tribe did he come from?

A) Saul, from the tribe of Benjamin

B) David, from the tribe of Judah

C) Solomon, from the tribe of Levi

D) Gideon, from the tribe of Manasseh

6. Who was Samuel’s mother, and what promise did she make to God before his birth?

A) Hannah; She promised to dedicate him to the service of the Lord

B) Deborah; She promised to build a temple in his honor

C) Rachel; She promised to make him a great warrior

D) Miriam; She promised to offer him as a sacrifice

7. What was the role of Eli in Samuel’s life?

A) He was Samuel’s brother

B) He was Samuel’s teacher and mentor

C) He was Samuel’s uncle

D) He was Samuel’s father

8.What significant event marked Samuel’s call to be a prophet?

A) A burning bush

B) A voice from heaven

C) A vision in a dream

D) A voice in the temple

9. What was the fate of the Ark of the Covenant during Samuel’s time as a judge?

A) It was lost in battle to the Philistines

B) It was hidden in a cave

C) It was destroyed by fire

D) It was taken to Jerusalem

10. Who was anointed by Samuel as the future king while Saul was still on the throne?

A) Solomon

B) David

C) Jonathan

D) Absalom

11. How many times did the Lord call Samuel while he was a child?

12. Samuel called Israel together to what place to proclaim Saul king?

13. What were the names of Eli’s two sons that the Lord told Samuel would be killed?

14. After what war did Samuel tell Saul he would be rejected as king?

15.Where was Samuel buried?

16. What was the name of Samuel’s father?

17. What was the name of Samuel step mother?

18. What is the meaning of Samuel?

19. Samuel took a stone and set it between Mizpeh and Shen and called the name _________.

20. Samuel was happy when the children of Israel requested for a king, True or False?

20 Samuel bible quiz Answers

1. C) Hannah Bible Text: 1 Samuel 1:20 – “So in the course of time Hannah became pregnant and gave birth to a son. She named him Samuel, saying, ‘Because I asked the Lord for him.'”

2. A) Shiloh Bible Text: 1 Samuel 1:3 – “Year after year this man went up from his town to worship and sacrifice to the Lord Almighty at Shiloh, where Hophni and Phinehas, the two sons of Eli, were priests of the Lord.”

3. B) By hearing a voice in the night Bible Text: 1 Samuel 3:4-6 – “Then the Lord called Samuel. Samuel answered, ‘Here I am.’ And he ran to Eli and said, ‘Here I am; you called me.’ But Eli said, ‘I did not call; go back and lie down.'”

4. A) Joel and Abijah; they were corrupt and dishonest Bible Text: 1 Samuel 8:1-3 – “When Samuel grew old, he appointed his sons as Israel’s leaders. The name of his firstborn was Joel and the name of his second was Abijah, and they served at Beersheba. But his sons did not follow his ways. They turned aside after dishonest gain and accepted bribes and perverted justice.”

5. A) Saul, from the tribe of Benjamin Bible Text: 1 Samuel 10:1 – “Then Samuel took a flask of olive oil and poured it on Saul’s head and kissed him, saying, ‘Has not the Lord anointed you ruler over his inheritance?'”

6. A) Hannah; She promised to dedicate him to the service of the Lord Bible Text: 1 Samuel 1:11 – “And she made a vow, saying, ‘Lord Almighty, if you will only look on your servant’s misery and remember me, and not forget your servant but give her a son, then I will give him to the Lord for all the days of his life, and no razor will ever be used on his head.’

7. B) He was Samuel’s teacher and mentor Bible Text: 1 Samuel 1:28 – “So now I give him to the Lord. For his whole life, he will be given over to the Lord.” And he worshiped the Lord there.”

8.D) A voice in the temple Bible Text: 1 Samuel 3:10 – “The Lord came and stood there, calling as at the other times, ‘Samuel! Samuel!’ Then Samuel said, ‘Speak, for your servant is listening.'”

9. A) It was lost in battle to the Philistines Bible Text: 1 Samuel 4:10-11 – “So the Philistines fought, and the Israelites were defeated and every man fled to his tent. The slaughter was very great; Israel lost thirty thousand foot soldiers.”

10. David Bible Text: 1 Samuel 16:13 – “So Samuel took the horn of oil and anointed him in the presence of his brothers, and from that day on the Spirit of the Lord came powerfully upon David.”


12. Mizpeh . The Israelites had also gathered together at Mizpeh in the time of the Judges to go to war against Benjamin. Evidently it was a prominent meeting place for the nation. (I Samuel 10:17)

13. Hophni and Phinehas . Hophni and Phinehas were killed when the Philistines took the ark of the covenant.

14. The war against the Amalekites 1 Samuel 15:20-23 “”But I did obey the LORD,” Saul said. “I went on the mission the LORD assigned me. I completely destroyed the Amalekites and brought back Agag their king. The soldiers took sheep and cattle from the plunder, the best of what was devoted to God, in order to sacrifice them to the LORD your God at Gilgal.”

15. Ramah After Samuel’s death, he was buried in Ramah where he grew up with Hannah and Elkanah before going to Eli.

16. Elkanah

17. Peninah

18. Because I have asked him of the LORD. 1 sam 1vs20

19. Ebenezer

20. True