Monumental Locations in The Bible

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1. The whole world is believed to at one time have spoken a single language, until King Nimrod built the great tower that caused God to split all humanity into different tongues. According to numerous texts, where did Nimrod build the tower?

  • Bethel
  • Beirut
  • Babel
  • Babylon
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2. It is believed that believers were first called Christians at Antioch, a city whose ruins now lie in modern day Antakya. In which country is Antakya?

  • Turkey
  • Macedonia
  • Bulgaria
  • Greece

3. The Jewish patriarch Abraham was born in the land of Ur. According to recent archaeological findings, which of these countries is closest, geographically, to the biblical Ur?

  • Greece
  • Iraq
  • Egypt
  • Israel

4. After the flood, Noah's Ark rested on top of Mount Ararat. In which modern day country is the geographical location of Mount Ararat?

  • Turkey
  • Armenia
  • Syria
  • Georgia

5. Apostle Paul wrote many letters, now referred to as Pauline Epistles, to different churches. Which of the following epistles was NOT written to a church then located in modern day Turkey?

  • Ephesians
  • Colossians
  • Philippians
  • Galatians


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