B01-1 Bible Survey I - Old Testament Manners And Customs - Test 10

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Old Testament Quizzes & Trivia

This test covers pages 300-334 of The New Manners & Customs of the Bible.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What type of civil service appears to have existed in the days of the prophet Jeremiah?
    • A. 

      A welfare system.

    • B. 

      A postal service.

    • C. 

      A social security system.

    • D. 

      A government bureau to oversee labor issues.

  • 2. 
    The external convex part of a round shield was known as the:
  • 3. 
    What materials were used to make scrolls?
    • A. 

      Cotton cloth, skins and thin lead sheets.

    • B. 

      Skins, thin lead sheets and papyrus leaves.

    • C. 

      Papyrus leaves, linen or cotton cloth and skins.

    • D. 

      Clay, stone and thin lead sheets.

  • 4. 
    The Hebrew words palge-mayim are rendered "rivers of water" in the King James Version and literally mean "divisions of waters."
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    A type of gate that could be quickly lowered or dropped was known as a:
  • 6. 
    To what does the Psalmist seem to refer when he states, "Mine ears hast thou opened?"
    • A. 

      A divine anointing on the Psalmist's hearing so he could understand God's Word.

    • B. 

      The healing of the Psalmist's deaf ears.

    • C. 

      The piercing of the ears for the gold earrings commonly worn by men of high social status.

    • D. 

      The piercing of a servant's ear to identify him as a love-servant.

  • 7. 
    A plant used to sprinkle blood in ceremonies of the Law of Moses was known as:
    • A. 

      Hyssop

    • B. 

      Acacia

    • C. 

      Algum

    • D. 

      Cedar

  • 8. 
    Columns representing female figures in Egyptian architecture were known as:
  • 9. 
    High sounding cymbals are believed to have corresponded to Spanish castanets.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    The _______ was a method used to settle disputed questions.