The opening chapter of the Bible is potentially the most studied chapter of all. It gives a short summary of creation that some would argue encompasses 14 billion years and others just 6 days.
Genesis 2 should be seen as a ‘flashback and zoom in’ scene beginning at day 6 of creation.
In this chapter we see the two choices that men can make in regard to God.
This chapter gives the family line of mankind through Seth down to the year of the Flood.