Most of the old testement was kept in the Ark and once every 49 years it was taken out and read in public then returned to the Ark until about 60 AD.
That you think there was an Ark and a global flood (I presume), casts anything else you put forth in very poor light. There was never a global flood and this has been known for 150 years. Come on! You're on Slashdot. You should know this!