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  • 1. 

    In which book of the Bible does the story of Adam and Eve occur?

    • A.

      Deuteronomy

    • B.

      Genesis

    • C.

      Exodus

    • D.

      Leviticus

    Correct Answer
    B. Genesis
    Explanation
    The story of Adam and Eve occurs in the book of Genesis. This book is the first book of the Bible and it contains the account of the creation of the world, including the creation of Adam and Eve. It also details their life in the Garden of Eden, their temptation by the serpent, and their eventual expulsion from paradise. Genesis is considered a foundational book in the Bible, providing the origins of humanity and the beginning of God's plan for redemption.

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  • 2. 

    When Satan leaps over the fence into Paradise, what does Milton liken him into?

    • A.

      A germ infecting the body

    • B.

      A snake slithering up a tree

    • C.

      A wolf leaping into a sheep's pen

    • D.

      A fish leaping out of the water

    Correct Answer
    B. A snake slithering up a tree
    Explanation
    Milton likens Satan to a snake slithering up a tree. This comparison emphasizes Satan's cunning and stealth as he enters Paradise. Just like a snake, Satan moves silently and deceptively, seeking to corrupt and destroy the purity of Paradise. This imagery also reflects the biblical association of snakes with deceit and temptation, further highlighting Satan's malicious intentions.

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  • 3. 

    Who led Adam & Eve out of Paradise?

    • A.

      God

    • B.

      The Son

    • C.

      Michael

    • D.

      Raphael

    Correct Answer
    A. God
    Explanation
    In the biblical story of Adam and Eve, it is stated that God was the one who led them out of Paradise. After they disobeyed God's commandment and ate the forbidden fruit, they were expelled from the Garden of Eden by God as a consequence of their actions. Therefore, God is the correct answer as the one who led Adam and Eve out of Paradise.

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  • 4. 

    Which of the following poets does Milton emulate?

    • A.

      Virgil

    • B.

      Homer

    • C.

      Both Virgil and Homer

    • D.

      Neither Virgil and Homer

    Correct Answer
    A. Virgil
    Explanation
    Milton emulates Virgil.

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  • 5. 

    Who is Satan's loyal follower?

    • A.

      Beelzebub

    • B.

      Belial

    • C.

      Mammon & Moloch

    • D.

      All of the above

    Correct Answer
    D. All of the above
    Explanation
    All of the options listed, Beelzebub, Belial, Mammon, and Moloch, are considered to be Satan's loyal followers according to various religious texts and folklore. These figures are often depicted as demons or fallen angels who serve and support Satan in his rebellion against God. Therefore, the correct answer is "All of the above."

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  • 6. 

    According to the poem, which of the following God does not create?

    • A.

      The Son

    • B.

      Adam & Eve

    • C.

      Computers

    • D.

      Everything

    Correct Answer
    C. Computers
    Explanation
    The poem suggests that God does not create computers. This implies that computers are not a part of the natural world or the divine creation. It could be interpreted as a commentary on the limitations of technology and its inability to replicate the complexity and beauty of the natural world.

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  • 7. 

    What does Eve do when she first become conscious?

    • A.

      Eat of the Tree of Knowledge

    • B.

      Look at her reflection in a stream

    • C.

      Talk to the animals

    • D.

      Go in search of her mate

    Correct Answer
    B. Look at her reflection in a stream
    Explanation
    When Eve first becomes conscious, she looks at her reflection in a stream. This suggests that she is curious about her own appearance and wants to explore her sense of self. Looking at her reflection allows her to become aware of her own existence and physical form, marking a significant moment of self-awareness and self-discovery.

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  • 8. 

    Who is the first major character introduced in the poem?

    • A.

      Abdiel

    • B.

      Michael

    • C.

      Satan

    • D.

      Uriel

    Correct Answer
    C. Satan
    Explanation
    In the poem, "Satan" is the first major character introduced. This can be inferred from the fact that the other characters mentioned (Abdiel, Michael, and Uriel) are not typically considered major characters in the context of the poem.

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