Biblical Studies (suite): Week 4,5 And 6 Review

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1.  What is the Hebrew term meaning “devoted to destruction,” referring to the total destruction  of a city and its population in devotion to a god?
2.  What almost brought about a civil war against the trans-Jordanian  tribes at the end of the book of Joshua?
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3.  Which one do you like?
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4.  Moses was Hebrew, but he was raised in the Egyptian court by the Pharaoh's daughter
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5.  The story of Moses parallels that of Sargon of Akkad in the following ways (select all that  apply):
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6.  According to Faley, the main job of the judges described in the book of  Judges was to act as judicial magistrates
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7.  What is the relationship of Saul to Jonathan?
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8.  When was the Jerusalem temple destroyed by the Babylonians?
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9.  Which of the following is NOT one of the requirements of the Passover festival? 
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10.  Which book is NOT part of the Deuteronomic (or Deuteronomistic) History
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11.  . In the first three chapters of Amos, the last nation to be judged by YHWH is
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12.   Scholars maintain that David composed most of the book of Psalms
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13.  According to Faley, the centralization of YHWH worship in Jerusalem started with King  Hezekiah.
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14.  According to Faley, the centralization of YHWH worship in Jerusalem did not take place until King Josiah
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15.  How is Jesse related to David?
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16.  In what year was the Northern Kingdom destroyed by the Assyrians?
17.  Who was the only one allowed in the Holy of Holies?
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18.  Deuteronomy prohibits the Israelites from marrying foreign wives.
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19.  In the Deuteronomic history, ecstatic prophets are characterized by stripping off their clothes  in the presence of God.
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20.  According to Faley, the plagues that Moses brought upon the Egyptians were impossible and  never happened.
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21.  The basic idea of holy war is common to the inscription of Mesha and  the Biblical account of the conquest of Jericho
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22.  Which prophets gave their children symbolic names (select all that apply)?
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23.  . According to Faley, the Jerusalem temple was smaller than comparable temples in other lands
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24.  What are the names of the rebellious midwives?
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25.  . Which prophet was taken up to heaven in a divine chariot?
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26.  Mesha claims that he defeated king Solomon in battle
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27.  According to Faley, which of the following law codes tends to emphasize love of YHWH as the  core goal and purpose of the law?
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28.  Faley notes that the story of the burning bush in Exodus 3 may call upon YHWH as a previously known  and used name
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29.  The Inscription of King Mesha was written about 200 years prior to the similar accounts found  in Joshua and Judges.
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30.  In what century did the prophet Isaiah of Jerusalem live?
31.  Faley believes that the Israelites probably did not carry out the complete  destruction of any city’s population.
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32.  According to the Biblical narrative, how did the Israelites conquer the city of Jericho?
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33.  In 2 Samuel, David is chosen by God to build the Jerusalem temple
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34.  The book of Judges alternates between stories of good and bad judges
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35.  In 1-2 Samuel, Samuel plays the role of both a prophet and priest
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36.  According to the HCSB, which of the following is NOT one of the  three main types of material making up the book of Joshua?
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37.  According to Faley, the golden calf incident probably referred to King Jeroboam’s construction of a  sanctuary at Bethel.
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38.  Amos and Hosea were contemporaries.
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39.  According to the HCSB, archeological evidence strongly supports Joshua’s vision of a  decisive, violent conquest of the land
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40.  The stories of Moses and Sargon of Akkad both claim they became great  military leaders
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41.  According to the HCSB, the materials in 1-2 Samuel that are completely negative about the  monarchy are post-exilic redactions
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42.  Faley maintains that the Israelites were indigenous to the land, not its conquerers
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43.  Ramses II agreed to an extensive peace treaty with the Hittites.
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44.  Faley cites the later destruction of Hazor and Lachish as evidence  against Joshua’s quick and complete conquest of the land
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45.  The Psalms convey a clear sense of the afterlife
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46.  Faley cites the earlier destruction of Jericho as evidence against  Joshua’s quick and complete conquest of the land
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47.  Name two of Exodus’ Ten Commandments (say them, didn't have time to put all the optional answers so answer is "No other gods"
48.  The phrase "happy are they" is typical of Wisdom Psalms
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49.  The Deuteronomic history blames the fall of the Northern kingdom on idolatry
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50.  . The stories of Moses and Sargon of Akkad both claim they were saved in a  basket.
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51.  The book of Ruth shows that David had Moabite ancestry
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52.  The Bible confirms the Assyrian policy of forced migration and assimilation
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53.  What is the name of Solomon’s mother?
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54.  Which books are part of the Deuteronomic (or Deuteronomistic) History (choose all that  apply)?
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55.  Which prophet is famous for his saying, "Do justice, love mercy, and walk humbly with your God"?
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56.  What is the relationship of Aaron to Moses?
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57.  According to the HCSB, the lions mentioned in 2 Kings 17 are a metaphor for Assyrian  invasion
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58.  In what time period did Jeremiah carry out his prophetic ministry?
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59.  Deuteronomy says that Moses never actually died
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60.  Bethel and Dan were central sanctuaries in the Northern Kingdom
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61.  Ibn-Ezra allows that Isaiah may be speaking of a virgin birth
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62.  Who was Israel’s first king?
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63.  In the New Testament, Jesus is described as the “son of David
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64.  According to Faley, what is the main theological framework of the  book of Joshua? 
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65.  According to the HCSB, the story of the rebellious midwives recalls such fairy tales as Snow  White.
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66.  The Deuteronomistic history was named thus because this collection of  books was composed and edited by the school responsible for the book of  Deuteronomy
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67.  . According to the HCSB, 1-2 Samuel is among the best preserved Hebrew texts in the Bible.
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68.  The stories of Moses and Sargon of Akkad both claim they were discovered by  a princess.
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69.  Which of the following is NOT one of the reasons given for the  rejection of Saul as king? 
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70.  Who was the first king of Israel (the Northern Kingdom) when the  kingdom split? 
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71.  Faley describes the failed reign of Abimelech as a foreshadowing of the failure of the future  kings of Israel and Judah
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72.  According to Faley, the Southern Kingdom had only one dynasty
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73.  Who was the first chosen and the first rejected?
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74.  According to Faley, the Pharaoh usually associated with the time of the Exodus is Seti I. 
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75.  The Deuteronomistic History lists among Solomon’s failures his  institution of forced labor
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76.  The inscription of King Mesha attributes Moabite losses to the wrath of Kemosh
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77.  According to Faley, in the original context of Isaiah’s prophecy, Immanuel may well refer to  Josiah
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78.  Whom does Ibn-Ezra believe that “Immaunuel” refers to?
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79.  What was the crime of Achan?
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80.  Who was king of the North during the prophetic ministry of Hosea?
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81.  The Israelites crossed the Jordan under Moses’ leadership.
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82.   Israel lasted longer as a kingdom than Judah
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83.  . Which type of figure of speech does Amos use to establish the principle that every effect has its cause to the Israelites?
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84.  According to Faley, David extended the geographical boundaries of  Israel farther than any other king
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85.  Sargon II supported the reconstruction of temples in Israel.
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86.  What is the name of the woman who proves to be the downfall of Samson?
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87.  According to the HCSB, the idea of children “passing through fire” in 2 Kings 17 is a  metaphor for Assyrian invasion
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88.  Deuteronomy maintains that the king of Israel must regularly read the law
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89.  According to Faley, the Psalms are divided into how many books?
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90.  Egyptian-Hittite treaties typically mandated the extradition of refugees
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91.  According to the HCSB, the Deuteronomic history draws on many earlier sources
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92.  In Exodus, which of the following is NOT named as a crime deserving of capital punishment?
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93.  “Sing to the Lord” is a phrase typical of which kind of Psalm?
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94.  Faley cites David’s expulsion of the Jebusites from Jerusalem as  evidence against Joshua’s quick and complete conquest of the land
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95.  What is the name of Ruth’s mother-in-law?
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96.  Who succeeded Solomon as the king of Judah?
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97.  Sargon II employed a policy of forced migration
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98.  According to Exodus, what was the name of Moses' father-in-law?
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99.  The Northern Kingdom had more dynastic stability than the Southern Kingdom
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100.  Scholars tend to divide up the book of Isaiah into how many major sections
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101.  Which figure does Faley call the “prophet of social justice”? 
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102.  What is the name of the woman who drove a tent peg through Sisera’s head?
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103.  According to Faley, Saul made Jerusalem the religious and political center of the country.
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104.  Mesha notes that he spared the women of the city of Nebo
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105.  King Mesha of Moab recorded his inscription in this century
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106.  According to the HCSB, Judges was edited after the destruction of the land to explain its  downfall
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107.  Which prophet does Faley associate with the idea of a coming age of personal responsibility? 
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108.  Amos was from the Northern Kingdom
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109.  In Joshua 24, where does the covenant renewal ceremony take place?
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110.  Sargon II employed a policy of forced migration
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111.   Sargon II boasts that he took 50 chariots from the army of Israe
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112.  According to Faley, which of the following law codes tends to deal with festivals and regulations for  eating, agriculture, and sexuality? 
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113.  According to Faley, the Decalogue is an example of ancient case law
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114.  The stories of Moses and Sargon of Akkad both claim birth from a priestly  lineage
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115.  According to the HCSB, which of the following was NOT one of the obligations found in the  Pentateuch that were based on the Exodus? 
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116.  Faley maintains that the superior military might of the Philistines prompted the creation of an  Israelite monarchy
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117.  Bethel and Dan were central sanctuaries in the Northern Kingdom
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118.  Which prophet gave his children symbolic names?  
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119.  The Hebrew text points to Miriam leading only women in worship.
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120.  The covenant renewal ceremony in Joshua 24 recalls some of the features of ancient political  treaties
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121.  What reason does Deuteronomy give for the keeping of Sabbath?
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