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 did Yosef (Joseph) tell his brothers to tell Pharaoh that they were shepherds? Topic Q 707 Question 1 of 1 Vayigash Score of 60 Why did Yosef (Joseph) tell his brothers to tell Pharaoh that they were shepherds? Because Mitzrayim (Egypt) was overrun by locusts and the grazing sheep would eat the locusts' food Because the Mitzrim (Egyptians) detested sheep herders and would want them far away in the land of Goshen Because the Mitzrim needed sheep for sacrifices in their religion and they would be happy Because being a shepherd was a lonely profession and therefore they had to be far away from other people Menu Click For Source Genesis 46:34 49 people have so far answered this question That is correct36.7346938776% of people got this wrong. That is not correctOnly 63.2653061224% of people got it right.