Sign Up For A Daily Bible Question Straight To Your Inbox! Name: Email: We respect your email privacy Please Like and Share our Site: Bible Quiz The Bible Quiz - Why didn't Rechavam (Rehoboam) listen to the nation's request to lower their taxes? Topic Q 3245 Question 1 of 1 Melachim I (Kings I) Score of 60 Why didn't Rechavam (Rehoboam) listen to the nation's request to lower their taxes? Because he wanted to show that he was the boss This was Hashem's (G-d)'s means of fulfilling the prophecy to Achiya (Ahijah) about dividing the kingdom Because he didn't think he could manage his household and the country with less taxes Because he was greedy Menu Click For Source Melachim I (Kings I) 12:15 32 people have so far answered this question That is correct37.5% of people got this wrong. That is not correctOnly 62.5% of people got it right.