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Congratulations, Precious son/daughter of the King, I am so proud of you for completing the 5th books of the bible known as the Torah or Pentateuch, which is the central reference of the religious Judaic tradition. Translated from Hebrew into Greek was the Septuagint. Other names are as following:
FIVE BOOK OF MOSES - CHUMASH
GENESIS - BERESHIT
EXODUS - SHMOT
LEVITICUS - VAYIKRA
NUMBERS - BAMIDBAR
DEUTERONOMY - DEVARIM
The Five books of Moses close the death of "the greatest of all prophets" the most humble of all men, "Moses" You are so love keep moving forward the "Greater is coming"


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Why did the Isralities not enter the promised land after sending out the spies?

    • A.

      Fornication

    • B.

      Idolatry

    • C.

      Lust

    • D.

      Mumering

    • E.

      Unbelief

    Correct Answer
    E. Unbelief
    Explanation
    The Israelites did not enter the promised land after sending out the spies because of their lack of belief. Despite the positive report from the majority of the spies, the Israelites doubted God's ability to deliver the land into their hands. Their lack of faith and trust in God's promises led to their disobedience and ultimately prevented them from entering the promised land.

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  • 2. 

    What was Moses to do for Joshua?

    • A.

      Anoint him

    • B.

      Encourage him

    • C.

      Install him

    • D.

      Instruct him

    • E.

      A & D

    Correct Answer
    B. Encourage him
    Explanation
    Moses was instructed to encourage Joshua. This means that Moses was supposed to provide support, motivation, and positive reinforcement to Joshua. This could have been in the form of words of encouragement, advice, or guidance. Moses was responsible for boosting Joshua's confidence and helping him fulfill his role and responsibilities.

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  • 3. 

    Of whom was it said that he wholly followed the Lord in Deuteronomy?

    • A.

      Joshua

    • B.

      Moses

    • C.

      Caleb

    • D.

      Phinehas

    • E.

      Aaron

    Correct Answer
    C. Caleb
    Explanation
    In Deuteronomy, it is said that Caleb wholly followed the Lord. Caleb was one of the twelve spies sent by Moses to explore the land of Canaan. While the other spies brought back a negative report, Caleb remained faithful and trusted in God's promise to give them the land. Because of his faithfulness, Caleb was one of the few Israelites allowed to enter the Promised Land. Therefore, Caleb is the correct answer to the question.

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  • 4. 

    From where was Moses able to see the land beyond Jordan?

    • A.

      Mount Ebal

    • B.

      Mount Gerazim

    • C.

      Mount Peor

    • D.

      Mount Pisgah

    Correct Answer
    D. Mount Pisgah
    Explanation
    Moses was able to see the land beyond Jordan from Mount Pisgah.

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  • 5. 

    Israel was not to possess land belonging to whose descendants?

    • A.

      Cain

    • B.

      Esau

    • C.

      Ishmael

    • D.

      Lot

    • E.

      B & D

    Correct Answer
    E. B & D
    Explanation
    According to the Bible, Israel was not to possess land belonging to the descendants of Cain, Esau, Ishmael, or Lot. This means that the correct answer is B & D, as both Esau and Lot were descendants of Abraham's nephew, Lot. Esau was the twin brother of Jacob, and Lot was the son of Haran, Abraham's brother. Therefore, Israel was not to possess land that belonged to these descendants.

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  • 6. 

    Whose bed was nine cubits long and four cubits wide? 

    • A.

      Agag

    • B.

      Balak

    • C.

      Goliath

    • D.

      Og, king of Bashan

    • E.

      Sihon, king of Heshbon

    Correct Answer
    D. Og, king of Bashan
    Explanation
    Og, king of Bashan, had a bed that was nine cubits long and four cubits wide. This information is mentioned in the Bible in Deuteronomy 3:11, which describes Og as a giant king whose bed was made of iron and was nine cubits long and four cubits wide.

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  • 7. 

    What where the Israelities NOT to do the the Lord's commandments?

    • A.

      Add to them

    • B.

      Obey them

    • C.

      Take away from them

    • D.

      All of the above

    • E.

      A & C

    Correct Answer
    E. A & C
    Explanation
    The Israelites were not supposed to add to or take away from the Lord's commandments. This means that they were expected to obey the commandments as they were given, without making any changes or additions to them. Adding to or taking away from the commandments would be considered disobedience and a violation of God's instructions. Therefore, options A and C are both correct, as they both reflect actions that the Israelites were not supposed to do.

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  • 8. 

    What would happen if they idols in the book of Deuteronomy ?

    • A.

      Plagues would come upon them

    • B.

      They would be scattered among the nations

    • C.

      They would be taken captive by other nations

    • D.

      All of the above

    Correct Answer
    B. They would be scattered among the nations
    Explanation
    If they worship idols in the book of Deuteronomy, they would be scattered among the nations. This means that they would be dispersed and separated from their homeland and community, likely as a form of punishment for their idolatry. This consequence serves as a warning against engaging in idol worship and emphasizes the importance of staying faithful to God.

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  • 9. 

    What should we teach our children?

    • A.

      The LORD our GOD is one LORD

    • B.

      The practices of the nations

    • C.

      Love the LORD your GOD with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your might

    • D.

      All of the Above

    • E.

      A & C

    Correct Answer
    E. A & C
    Explanation
    The correct answer is A & C. This means that we should teach our children both the belief in the oneness of God (The LORD our GOD is one LORD) and the importance of loving God with all their heart, soul, and might. Teaching children these principles can help them develop a strong faith and relationship with God, and guide them in living a righteous and fulfilling life.

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  • 10. 

    What would be the reward for keeping the commandments?

    • A.

      That it would go well with them

    • B.

      That is would go well with their children

    • C.

      That their days be would prolonged on the earth

    • D.

      All of the above

    • E.

      A & C

    Correct Answer
    D. All of the above
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "All of the above." Keeping the commandments would result in multiple rewards. Firstly, it would go well with the individuals themselves, meaning they would experience personal blessings and benefits. Secondly, it would go well with their children, indicating that their descendants would also be blessed. Lastly, their days would be prolonged on the earth, implying that they would have a longer and more fulfilling life. Therefore, all of these rewards would be obtained by those who keep the commandments.

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  • 11. 

    When should we teach our children?

    • A.

      When you sit at your house

    • B.

      When you walk by the way

    • C.

      When you lie down

    • D.

      When you rise up

    • E.

      All of the above

    Correct Answer
    E. All of the above
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "All of the above." This means that we should teach our children at all times - when we are sitting at home, when we are walking, when we are lying down, and when we are getting up. Teaching should be a continuous process that happens throughout the day, in various situations and contexts. By doing so, we can provide our children with a well-rounded education and help them learn and grow in all aspects of their lives.

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  • 12. 

    Where were they to write the commandments?

    • A.

      On the posts of their house

    • B.

      On their walls

    • C.

      Inside the Ark of the Covenant

    • D.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    A. On the posts of their house
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "On the posts of their house." This means that the commandments were to be written on the doorposts or walls of their houses. This practice is known as mezuzah, and it is a Jewish tradition to have a small parchment with verses from the Torah, including the commandments, placed in a case and affixed to the doorposts of their homes. This serves as a reminder of their faith and the importance of following the commandments.

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  • 13. 

    The word "Raiment" is mentioned, what does that word mean?

    • A.

      Facial Expression

    • B.

      Shoes

    • C.

      Clothing

    • D.

      Skin

    Correct Answer
    C. Clothing
    Explanation
    The word "raiment" refers to clothing. It is a more formal or poetic term for garments or attire.

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  • 14. 

    In the NKJV text it begins with, "Hear, O Israel: The Lord our God is one! You shall love the Lord our God with all your heart, with your soul, and with all your strength. Where in Deuteronomy will you find these two quoted verses?

    • A.

      Deuteronomy 5:4-5

    • B.

      Deuteronomy 6:4-5

    • C.

      Deuteronomy 7:4-5

    • D.

      Deuteronomy 8:4-5

    • E.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    B. Deuteronomy 6:4-5
    Explanation
    In Deuteronomy 6:4-5, the NKJV text states, "Hear, O Israel: The Lord our God, the Lord is one! You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, with all your soul, and with all your strength." This passage is known as the Shema, which is a central declaration of faith in Judaism. It emphasizes the belief in the oneness of God and the commandment to love God with all one's heart, soul, and strength. Therefore, the correct answer is Deuteronomy 6:4-5.

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  • 15. 

    Where did Aaron die?

    • A.

      Mt Ebal

    • B.

      Mt Nebi

    • C.

      Mosera

    • D.

      Mt Pisgah

    Correct Answer
    C. Mosera
    Explanation
    Aaron died in Mosera.

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  • 16. 

    What does Deuteronomy 16:17 command that every man does "as he is able"

    • A.

      Worship

    • B.

      Give

    • C.

      Pray

    • D.

      Teach

    Correct Answer
    B. Give
    Explanation
    Deuteronomy 16:17 commands every man to give as he is able. This implies that individuals should contribute or donate according to their own financial capabilities. It emphasizes the importance of generosity and giving back to the community, highlighting that everyone should participate in acts of charity and support others to the best of their abilities.

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  • 17. 

    What famous Biblical passage is revisited in Deuteronomy, that was written in Exodus?

    • A.

      The ark of the Sabbath

    • B.

      The ten commandments

    • C.

      Levites instructions for lent

    • D.

      Abrahamic Covenant

    Correct Answer
    B. The ten commandments
    Explanation
    In the book of Deuteronomy, the famous Biblical passage of the ten commandments is revisited. This passage was originally written in the book of Exodus. Deuteronomy serves as a recapitulation of the laws and commandments given by God to the Israelites, including the ten commandments. It emphasizes the importance of following these commandments and serves as a reminder of the covenant between God and His people.

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  • 18. 

    In Deuteronomy instruction is given regarding the general remission of debts every seventh year. What is this practice called?

    • A.

      The year of the Lord's release

    • B.

      The Passover

    • C.

      The Firstfruits

    • D.

      Feats of Tabernacle

    Correct Answer
    A. The year of the Lord's release
    Explanation
    In the book of Deuteronomy, there is an instruction regarding the general remission of debts every seventh year. This practice is called "The year of the Lord's release." It refers to a year when all debts were to be forgiven, and slaves were to be set free. This practice was meant to promote social justice and provide relief to those who were burdened by debt. It was a way to ensure fairness and equality among the people.

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  • 19. 

    What happens if a man has an affair with a married woman?

    • A.

      They have to repent

    • B.

      They go before Moses to repent

    • C.

      They will both die

    • D.

      They are put out of the camp

    Correct Answer
    C. They will both die
    Explanation
    In some cultures or religions, having an affair with a married woman is considered a severe violation of moral and ethical values. The statement "They will both die" suggests that the consequence of their actions is severe and could potentially result in punishment or even death. This answer implies that the act of having an affair with a married woman is seen as a grave offense, possibly punishable by death in certain contexts.

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  • 20. 

    How does Moses say God want us to respond to the perpetual presence and the persistent pleas of the poor?

    • A.

      Take score

    • B.

      Forgive them

    • C.

      By giving generously to the needy

    • D.

      Take loans

    Correct Answer
    C. By giving generously to the needy
    Explanation
    Moses says that God wants us to respond to the perpetual presence and persistent pleas of the poor by giving generously to them. This implies that we should be compassionate and willing to help those in need by providing them with the necessary resources and support. By giving generously, we can alleviate their suffering and contribute to creating a more equitable and just society. This response aligns with the values of empathy, kindness, and social responsibility that are often emphasized in religious teachings.

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  • 21. 

    Who does all "secret things" belong to?

    • A.

      You

    • B.

      To the Lord

    • C.

      Nobody

    • D.

      None of the Above

    Correct Answer
    B. To the Lord
    Explanation
    All "secret things" belong to the Lord because the question implies that there are secret things that exist. Since the options "You", "Nobody", and "None of the Above" do not have the authority or ownership over secret things, the only logical answer is that they belong to the Lord.

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  • 22. 

    Why did the Lord Choose Israel?

    • A.

      Because he would keep the oath which he had sworn to their fathers

    • B.

      Because the LORD loved them

    • C.

      Because they were more in number than other nations

    • D.

      A & B

    Correct Answer
    D. A & B
    Explanation
    The Lord chose Israel because he had sworn an oath to their fathers and because he loved them. The oath made by the Lord to their fathers indicated a special promise and commitment to the Israelites, which influenced his decision. Additionally, the Lord's love for them played a significant role in his choice. These two factors, the oath and love, combined to lead the Lord to choose Israel.

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  • 23. 

    What snake is mentioned in Deuteronomy according to the KJV?

    • A.

      Black

    • B.

      Rattle

    • C.

      Bitter

    • D.

      A & B

    • E.

      Asp

    Correct Answer
    E. Asp
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Asp." In the King James Version (KJV) of the Bible, the snake mentioned in Deuteronomy is the asp. The asp is known for its venomous bite and is often associated with danger and death. This reference in Deuteronomy could be referring to the symbolic representation of the asp as a threat or warning in a religious or moral context.

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  • 24. 

    Moses commands that the people of Israel should have curses pronounced over them when they crossed the Jordan Moab into the Promised Land! How did Moses say that the people should respond to these curses?

    • A.

      And the people shall say , "Amen"

    • B.

      And the people shall say, "be blessed"

    • C.

      And the people shall say, "Holy is the Lord"

    • D.

      And the people shall say, "Lord we bow in your presence"

    Correct Answer
    A. And the people shall say , "Amen"
    Explanation
    Moses said that the people should respond to the curses by saying "Amen".

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  • 25. 

    Where did Moses die?

    • A.

      On Mount Nebo

    • B.

      On Mount Nebo

    • C.

      In the land of Moab

    • D.

      On Mount Tigris

    Correct Answer
    C. In the land of Moab
    Explanation
    Moses died in the land of Moab. This is supported by biblical accounts, specifically in Deuteronomy 34:5-6, which states that Moses died and was buried in the land of Moab, opposite Beth Peor. Mount Nebo is located in the land of Moab, so it is possible that the confusion in the options arises from the fact that Moses was on Mount Nebo when he died. However, the specific location of his death was in the land of Moab.

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  • 26. 

    What river was mentioned describing the extent of the land to be given to the Israelites?

    • A.

      Euphrates

    • B.

      Gihon

    • C.

      Pison

    • D.

      Jordan

    • E.

      Tigris

    Correct Answer
    A. Euphrates
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Euphrates. In the Bible, specifically in Genesis 15:18, it is mentioned that God made a covenant with Abraham and promised to give his descendants the land from the river of Egypt to the great river, the Euphrates. This river is significant in describing the extent of the land that would be given to the Israelites.

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  • 27. 

    Who were they not to forsake?

    • A.

      Their spouses

    • B.

      The Levite

    • C.

      Their children

    • D.

      Their parents

    • E.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    D. Their parents
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Their parents." This suggests that the individuals in question were not supposed to abandon or disregard their parents.

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  • 28. 

    What was to be done to a relative that tried to get them to follow other gods?

    • A.

      Burned with fire

    • B.

      Put outside the camp

    • C.

      Killed with a sword

    • D.

      Stone to death

    Correct Answer
    C. Killed with a sword
    Explanation
    In the context of the question, the correct answer suggests that if a relative tried to influence someone to follow other gods, they were to be killed with a sword. This implies that there was a severe punishment for idolatry or any attempt to divert from the worship of the designated gods. It reflects a strict adherence to religious beliefs and a strong emphasis on loyalty to the prescribed faith.

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  • 29. 

    What had God chosen Israel to be?

    • A.

      A chosen generation

    • B.

      A holy people to the Lord

    • C.

      A peculiar people to himself

    • D.

      All of the above

    • E.

      B & C

    Correct Answer
    E. B & C
    Explanation
    God had chosen Israel to be a holy people to the Lord and a peculiar people to himself. This means that Israel was selected by God to be set apart and dedicated to Him, to live in accordance with His commandments and to be a unique and distinct nation among all other nations.

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  • 30. 

    How would a person tithe who lived a long way from the place where the Lord chose?

    • A.

      Sacrifice where the LORD Chose

    • B.

      Turn it into money, go where the LORD chose, and buy food there

    • C.

      Send it with a Levite

    • D.

      Place it in a local Storehouse

    Correct Answer
    B. Turn it into money, go where the LORD chose, and buy food there
    Explanation
    According to the given answer, if a person lived far from the place chosen by the Lord, they would need to convert their tithe into money, travel to the designated place, and use the money to purchase food there. This method ensures that the person fulfills their obligation of tithing in the specific location chosen by the Lord. Sending it with a Levite or placing it in a local storehouse are not mentioned as options for someone who lives far away.

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  • 31. 

    What was Israel to do to the nations in regard to money?

    • A.

      Lend to them but not borrow

    • B.

      Borrow from them and borrow from them

    • C.

      Lend to them and borrow from them

    • D.

      Establish trade with them

    Correct Answer
    A. Lend to them but not borrow
    Explanation
    Israel was instructed to lend money to the nations but not borrow from them. This implies that Israel was meant to be in a position of financial strength and independence, able to assist others with their financial needs. It also suggests that Israel should not rely on other nations for financial support or be indebted to them. This instruction may have been given to promote self-sufficiency and to maintain Israel's sovereignty and economic stability.

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  • 32. 

    What was to be done to a servant who did not wish to be released?

    • A.

      He took his masters name

    • B.

      He was circumcised

    • C.

      An awl was thrust through his ear

    • D.

      He was branded

    • E.

      He was set free anyway

    Correct Answer
    C. An awl was thrust through his ear
    Explanation
    In ancient times, if a servant did not wish to be released, an awl would be thrust through his ear. This was a form of punishment or mark of ownership, indicating that the servant had chosen to remain in servitude against his will. It served as a physical reminder and deterrent for the servant to not attempt to escape or seek freedom.

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  • 33. 

    Why weren't the judges allowed to take bribes?

    • A.

      A gift blinds the eyes of the wise

    • B.

      A gift perverts the words of the righteous

    • C.

      They were already paid adequately

    • D.

      None of the above

    • E.

      A & B

    Correct Answer
    E. A & B
    Explanation
    The judges were not allowed to take bribes because accepting gifts or bribes can compromise their impartiality and integrity. A gift can blind the eyes of the wise, meaning that it can cloud their judgment and prevent them from making fair decisions. Additionally, a gift can pervert the words of the righteous, implying that it can influence their moral values and cause them to act unjustly. Therefore, both options A and B explain why the judges were not allowed to take bribes.

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  • 34. 

    What was the king of Israel NOT to do?

    • A.

      Multiply horses for himself

    • B.

      Multiply wives to himself

    • C.

      Greatly multiply to himself silver and gold

    • D.

      All of the above

    Correct Answer
    D. All of the above
    Explanation
    The king of Israel was not supposed to do any of the mentioned actions. He was not supposed to multiply horses for himself, multiply wives to himself, or greatly multiply silver and gold for himself. These actions would go against the principles and guidelines set for the king of Israel, possibly leading to negative consequences or moral corruption.

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  • 35. 

    What is an abomination to the Lord?

    • A.

      A person that uses divination

    • B.

      One who makes his son or daughter pass through the fire

    • C.

      Witch & Wizard

    • D.

      Necromancer - those who consult familiar spirit

    • E.

      All of the above

    Correct Answer
    E. All of the above
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "All of the above." This means that all the mentioned actions - using divination, making one's child pass through the fire, being a witch or wizard, and consulting familiar spirits as a necromancer - are considered abominations to the Lord.

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  • 36. 

    What did the Isralities offer when they went near a city to fight?

    • A.

      Peace

    • B.

      Water

    • C.

      Freedom

    • D.

      Food

    Correct Answer
    A. Peace
    Explanation
    When the Israelites went near a city to fight, they offered peace. This suggests that they were willing to negotiate and avoid unnecessary conflict. By offering peace, they may have hoped to establish peaceful relations or resolve any disputes peacefully instead of resorting to violence. This approach demonstrates their desire for a peaceful resolution and their willingness to engage in peaceful negotiations with the city they were approaching.

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  • 37. 

    What is an example of unintentional murder was given?

    • A.

      A man's ox gores another man to death

    • B.

      Killing a man while fighting

    • C.

      A man's axe head flies of the handle and kills another man

    • D.

      Accidentally setting fire to a building where a man was burned to death

    • E.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    C. A man's axe head flies of the handle and kills another man
    Explanation
    An example of unintentional murder is when a man's axe head flies off the handle and kills another man. This scenario demonstrates a situation where the death of the man was not intended or premeditated, but rather a result of an accident or unforeseen circumstance.

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  • 38. 

    Who did the officers excuse from going to battle?

    • A.

      Men who built a new house not yet dedicated

    • B.

      Men who planted a vineyard and have not eaten of it

    • C.

      Men who have betrothed a wife and not taken her

    • D.

      Men who were fearful and fainthearted

    • E.

      All of the above

    Correct Answer
    E. All of the above
    Explanation
    The officers excused all of the mentioned groups from going to battle. This includes men who built a new house that has not been dedicated yet, men who planted a vineyard and have not yet eaten its produce, men who have betrothed a wife but have not taken her, and men who were fearful and fainthearted.

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  • 39. 

    How long was the body of a cursed man allowed to hang on a tree?

    • A.

      One night

    • B.

      Only that day

    • C.

      One week

    • D.

      Until harvest was over

    Correct Answer
    B. Only that day
    Explanation
    According to the given answer, the body of a cursed man was only allowed to hang on a tree for one day. This implies that there was a specific time limit imposed on how long the body could remain on the tree. It suggests that there were cultural or religious beliefs surrounding the cursed man's body, which required it to be removed within a day. This could be due to superstitions, rituals, or customs associated with death and burial practices.

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  • 40. 

    Moses spake in the ears of all the congregation of Israel the words of this song, until they were ended. The song functions as part of the witness to what?

    • A.

      Dedication to Joshua

    • B.

      Dedication to Aaron and his sons

    • C.

      Dedication to Moses 

    • D.

      The renewal of the covenant

    Correct Answer
    D. The renewal of the covenant
    Explanation
    The song spoken by Moses in the ears of all the congregation of Israel serves as a witness to the renewal of the covenant. This implies that the song is a testament to the reaffirmation of the agreement between God and the Israelites, highlighting their commitment to follow His commandments and remain faithful to Him.

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  • 41. 

    How many address did Moses deliver to the Israelites?

    • A.

      1

    • B.

      2

    • C.

      3

    • D.

      4

    Correct Answer
    C. 3
    Explanation
    Moses delivered three addresses to the Israelites.

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