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

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