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Answers to Shemos Quiz 1

Here are the answers to the Shemos quiz from the Shevat 5766 Bulletin, by Dr. Leibe Warner:

1) Name two people who lived 137 years.
Levi and Amram (7:16,20)

2) Identify an Egyptian man that the Torah clearly states was buried in the land of Egypt.
The Egyptian killed by Moshe. (2:12)

3) Identify a passuk that has six consecutive words which each begin with the Hebrew letter Aleph.
3:6

4) Where are 40 years mentioned?
B'nai Yisrael ate the manna for 40 years (16:35)

5) Identify a passuk where the first word is the same as the last word of the previous passuk.
7:17

6) Identify two members of B'nai Yisrael who were alive at the time of the parting of Yam Suph but did not witness the event.
Moshe's sons Gershom and Eliezer (18:2 - 4)

7) The expression "lo tuchal" ("you will not be able") was said twice to Moshe. Identify each instance.
a) Yisro said that Moshe could not judge the people alone (18:18)
b) Hashem said that Moshe could not see Hashem's face (33:20)


8) What is the largest number mentioned in chumash Shemos?
603,550 (35:26)

9) The expression "ad bo hashsemesh" ("until sunset") appears twice. Identify each instance.
17:12 and 22:25

10) If someone steals a sheep and slaughters it, what is the penalty?
Four sheep (21:37)

BONUS) Name someone in Nach who quoted the above penalty.
David Hamelech (Shmuel Beis 12:6)

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