Israel Moves to Egypt

Read Genesis 46-50


  1. How many people entered Egypt with Jacob?
  2. What area of Egypt did the Israelites settle in?
  3. How old was Jacob when he entered Egypt?
  4. When the people ran out of money, what did they use to buy food? When that ran out, what was offered next? When the famine was over, what was the tax rate?
  5. Why was Joseph upset with Jacob's blessing of his sons?
  6. Which brother received the double portion in his inheritance? Which brother received the blessing (right to rule the extended household)?
  7. After Jacob's death, why were Joseph's brothers afraid?
  8. How old was Jacob when he died? How old was Joseph when he died?