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1. When David was very old Adonijah tried to take over the throne (1K 1), but two persons came and pleaded for David to stop him and make sure Solomon became king instead. Who?
2. Solomon took out revenge on some of those who had wronged David, including the commander of the army, who had murdered Abner (1K 2). What was his name?
3. When the Lord let Solomon ask for whatever he wanted and it should be given to him (1K 3), what did he want?
4. Two women disputed over a baby (1K 3). What did Solomon propose they should do?
5. A man who had been a good friend of David and one of his mighty men, was given command of the army (1K 4). What was his name?
6. Hiram provided Solomon with cedar, juniper and gold for the temple. In which city was he king (1K 5)?
7. How many years did Solomon spend building the temple (1K 6)?
8. And how many years did it take to complete the construction of his palace (1K 7)?
9. Fill in the blank from Salomon's prayer (1K 8): May your eyes be open toward this temple night and day, this place of which you said, 'My ... shall be there'
10. Fill in the blank: 'And may your hearts be fully ... to the Lord our God, to live by his decrees and obey his commands' (1K 8)
11. How many towns did Solomon give to Hiram to show his gratitude (1K 9)?
12. A queen visited Solomon to see his reiches and his wisom (1K 10). Where was she queen?
13. How many wives did Solomon have (1K 11)?
14. Solomon also began worshiping other gods. Which of these is not one of the gods 1K 11 tells us he worshiped - Chemosh, Ashtoreth, Molech, Milcom or Baal?
15. What was the name of Solomon's son who became king after him (1K 12)?
16. The kingdom was split in two. Most of the tribes chose to follow Jeroboam as their king, but two stayed faithful to #15 (1K 12). Which two tribes was that?
17. To prevent people from going to Jerusalem, Jeroboam put up two golden calves for the people to worship (1K 12). In which two towns did he place them?
18. A man from Judah prophesied that a king would come who would execute the priests who were sacrificing to idols (1K 13). Which future king was he talking about?
19. Jeroboam's son was ill and Jeroboam sent someone in disguise to the prophet Ahijah to ask the Lord for him (1K 14). Who did he send?
20. Which one of these four kings of the northern and southern kigdom was discribed as doing 'what was right in the eyes of the Lord' (1K 15) - Abijam, Asa, Nadab or Baasha?
21. What was the name of Ahab's evil wife (1K 16)?
22. Fill in the blanks in Elijah's prophecy: As the Lord, the God of Israel, lives, whom I serve, there will be neither ... nor ... in the next few years except at my word (1K 17)
23. What kind of birds came and gave Elijah food (1K 17)?
24. Elijah raised a widow's son from the dead (1K 17). From which town was she?
25. On which mountain did Elijah have his competition with the prophets of Baal (1K 18)?
26. When Elijah was hiding from #21 there was a strong wind, an earthquake and a fire, but the Lord was in niether of these, but then Elijah heard a ... what?
27. A prophet gave a strange command to a companion, who was struck by a lion for not doing it (1K 20). What did he tell him to do?
28. #21 inspired Ahab to kill a Jezreelite to get his vienyard (1K 21). What was the Jezreelite called?
29. Which prophet foretold Ahab's death (1K 22)?
30. The last words of the book is about Ahaziah. Fill in the blank: He served and worshiped Baal and ... the anger of the Lord, the God of Israel, just as his father had done

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