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

121 Questions  I  By Anielak on December 10, 2013
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1.  According to Exodus, what was the name of Moses' father-in-law?
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2.  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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3.  Sargon II employed a policy of forced migration
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4.  Which of the following is NOT one of the reasons given for the  rejection of Saul as king? 
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5.  The Inscription of King Mesha was written about 200 years prior to the similar accounts found  in Joshua and Judges.
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6.  The Bible confirms the Assyrian policy of forced migration and assimilation
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7.  According to Faley, the centralization of YHWH worship in Jerusalem did not take place until King Josiah
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8.  The stories of Moses and Sargon of Akkad both claim they became great  military leaders
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9.  In the New Testament, Jesus is described as the “son of David
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10.  The covenant renewal ceremony in Joshua 24 recalls some of the features of ancient political  treaties
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11.  Deuteronomy maintains that the king of Israel must regularly read the law
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12.  Egyptian-Hittite treaties typically mandated the extradition of refugees
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13.   Israel lasted longer as a kingdom than Judah
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14.  What was the crime of Achan?
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15.  According to Faley, the Psalms are divided into how many books?
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16.  The story of Moses parallels that of Sargon of Akkad in the following ways (select all that  apply):
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17.  Scholars tend to divide up the book of Isaiah into how many major sections
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18.   Sargon II boasts that he took 50 chariots from the army of Israe
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19.  The phrase "happy are they" is typical of Wisdom Psalms
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20.  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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21.  According to the HCSB, the Deuteronomic history draws on many earlier sources
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22.  . According to the HCSB, 1-2 Samuel is among the best preserved Hebrew texts in the Bible.
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23.  When was the Jerusalem temple destroyed by the Babylonians?
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24.  Bethel and Dan were central sanctuaries in the Northern Kingdom
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25.  What is the name of Ruth’s mother-in-law?
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26.  The book of Judges alternates between stories of good and bad judges
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27.  Who succeeded Solomon as the king of Judah?
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28.  . 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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29.  What reason does Deuteronomy give for the keeping of Sabbath?
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30.  What is the name of the woman who drove a tent peg through Sisera’s head?
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31.  What is the name of the woman who proves to be the downfall of Samson?
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32.  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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33.  Which book is NOT part of the Deuteronomic (or Deuteronomistic) History
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34.  . Which prophet was taken up to heaven in a divine chariot?
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35.  According to the HCSB, Judges was edited after the destruction of the land to explain its  downfall
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36.  According to Faley, Saul made Jerusalem the religious and political center of the country.
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37.  Whom does Ibn-Ezra believe that “Immaunuel” refers to?
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38.  Sargon II supported the reconstruction of temples in Israel.
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39.  The Psalms convey a clear sense of the afterlife
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40.  Which books are part of the Deuteronomic (or Deuteronomistic) History (choose all that  apply)?
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41.  In what year was the Northern Kingdom destroyed by the Assyrians?
42.  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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43.  Who was Israel’s first king?
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44.  According to Faley, the Pharaoh usually associated with the time of the Exodus is Seti I. 
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45.   Scholars maintain that David composed most of the book of Psalms
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46.  Which prophets gave their children symbolic names (select all that apply)?
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47.  . The stories of Moses and Sargon of Akkad both claim they were saved in a  basket.
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48.  What are the names of the rebellious midwives?
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49.  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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50.  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?
51.  The Hebrew text points to Miriam leading only women in worship.
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52.  What is the name of Solomon’s mother?
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53.  Which figure does Faley call the “prophet of social justice”? 
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54.  In Joshua 24, where does the covenant renewal ceremony take place?
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55.  According to Faley, the Southern Kingdom had only one dynasty
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56.  In what century did the prophet Isaiah of Jerusalem live?
57.  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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58.  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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59.  Faley believes that the Israelites probably did not carry out the complete  destruction of any city’s population.
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60.  According to Faley, the plagues that Moses brought upon the Egyptians were impossible and  never happened.
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61.  Which one do you like?
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62.  In Exodus, which of the following is NOT named as a crime deserving of capital punishment?
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63.  . According to Faley, the Jerusalem temple was smaller than comparable temples in other lands
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64.  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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65.  The Israelites crossed the Jordan under Moses’ leadership.
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66.  According to Faley, the centralization of YHWH worship in Jerusalem started with King  Hezekiah.
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67.  Which prophet gave his children symbolic names?  
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68.  According to Faley, David extended the geographical boundaries of  Israel farther than any other king
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69.  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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70.  Which prophet does Faley associate with the idea of a coming age of personal responsibility? 
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71.  According to Faley, in the original context of Isaiah’s prophecy, Immanuel may well refer to  Josiah
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72.  Mesha claims that he defeated king Solomon in battle
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73.  According to Faley, what is the main theological framework of the  book of Joshua? 
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74.  The stories of Moses and Sargon of Akkad both claim birth from a priestly  lineage
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75.  What is the relationship of Aaron to Moses?
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76.  The inscription of King Mesha attributes Moabite losses to the wrath of Kemosh
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77.  Who was the first chosen and the first rejected?
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78.  What almost brought about a civil war against the trans-Jordanian  tribes at the end of the book of Joshua?
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79.  According to the Biblical narrative, how did the Israelites conquer the city of Jericho?
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80.  In what time period did Jeremiah carry out his prophetic ministry?
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81.  Mesha notes that he spared the women of the city of Nebo
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82.  The Northern Kingdom had more dynastic stability than the Southern Kingdom
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83.  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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84.  King Mesha of Moab recorded his inscription in this century
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85.  Bethel and Dan were central sanctuaries in the Northern Kingdom
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86.  Amos and Hosea were contemporaries.
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87.  Faley maintains that the superior military might of the Philistines prompted the creation of an  Israelite monarchy
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88.  Moses was Hebrew, but he was raised in the Egyptian court by the Pharaoh's daughter
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89.  According to the HCSB, archeological evidence strongly supports Joshua’s vision of a  decisive, violent conquest of the land
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90.  Ibn-Ezra allows that Isaiah may be speaking of a virgin birth
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91.  Who was king of the North during the prophetic ministry of Hosea?
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92.  The Deuteronomistic History lists among Solomon’s failures his  institution of forced labor
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93.  How is Jesse related to David?
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94.  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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95.  Deuteronomy prohibits the Israelites from marrying foreign wives.
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96.  “Sing to the Lord” is a phrase typical of which kind of Psalm?
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97.  In 2 Samuel, David is chosen by God to build the Jerusalem temple
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98.  Deuteronomy says that Moses never actually died
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99.  Faley cites the earlier destruction of Jericho as evidence against  Joshua’s quick and complete conquest of the land
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100.  Ramses II agreed to an extensive peace treaty with the Hittites.
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101.  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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102.  Which of the following is NOT one of the requirements of the Passover festival? 
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103.  Who was the only one allowed in the Holy of Holies?
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104.  According to the HCSB, the lions mentioned in 2 Kings 17 are a metaphor for Assyrian  invasion
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105.  The Deuteronomic history blames the fall of the Northern kingdom on idolatry
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106.  According to Faley, the Decalogue is an example of ancient case law
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107.  According to Faley, the golden calf incident probably referred to King Jeroboam’s construction of a  sanctuary at Bethel.
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108.  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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109.  In 1-2 Samuel, Samuel plays the role of both a prophet and priest
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110.  What is the relationship of Saul to Jonathan?
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111.  Amos was from the Northern Kingdom
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112.  In the Deuteronomic history, ecstatic prophets are characterized by stripping off their clothes  in the presence of God.
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