E01 Evangelism I - Test 9

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E01 Evangelism I - Test 9 - Quiz


Covers pages 85-91 of Acts (Kantola/Reynolds, PPH), and chapters 24-25 of the Acts of the Apostles in the Bible.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    What orator accused Paul before Felix, the governor in Caesarea?

    • A.

      Lysias

    • B.

      Tertullus

    • C.

      Porcius Festus

    • D.

      Agrippa

    Correct Answer
    B. Tertullus
    Explanation
    Tertullus is the correct answer because he is the orator who accused Paul before Felix, the governor in Caesarea. This is evident from the question where it asks for the name of the orator who accused Paul before Felix. Therefore, Tertullus fits the description and is the correct answer.

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  • 2. 

    Lydia was the first ____________ convert.

    • A.

      Muslim

    • B.

      Asian

    • C.

      European

    • D.

      Macedonian

    Correct Answer
    C. European
    Explanation
    Lydia was the first European convert because the question is asking about her religious conversion, not her nationality or ethnicity. The term "convert" refers to someone who changes their religious beliefs or affiliations. Since the options provided are all related to different regions or nationalities, the correct answer must be the one that indicates the religious affiliation, which is "European."

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  • 3. 

    In which city did Paul cast a devil out of a woman who followed the missionaries around endorsing their message?

    • A.

      Ephesus

    • B.

      Philippi

    • C.

      Jerusalem

    • D.

      Macedonia

    Correct Answer
    B. Philippi
    Explanation
    In the city of Philippi, Paul cast a devil out of a woman who followed the missionaries around endorsing their message. This incident is mentioned in the book of Acts in the Bible.

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  • 4. 

    Which gift of the Spirit do we see in action in the story of the conversion of the Philippian jailer?

    • A.

      Prophecy.

    • B.

      The discerning of spirits.

    • C.

      The word of wisdom.

    • D.

      The word of knowledge.

    Correct Answer
    D. The word of knowledge.
    Explanation
    In the story of the conversion of the Philippian jailer, we see the gift of the Spirit in action through the word of knowledge. This is evident when Paul and Silas are imprisoned and an earthquake occurs, causing the jail doors to open. The jailer, fearing that the prisoners have escaped, is about to kill himself when Paul calls out and assures him that everyone is still there. This knowledge of the situation, which Paul could not have known through natural means, demonstrates the manifestation of the gift of the word of knowledge.

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  • 5. 

    We do not know whether the Philippian jailer was baptized.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The statement "We do not know whether the Philippian jailer was baptized" implies that there is uncertainty about whether the Philippian jailer was baptized or not. However, the answer is False, indicating that it is known that the Philippian jailer was not baptized.

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  • 6. 

    What did Felix hope to receive from Paul?

    • A.

      Money

    • B.

      Recognition

    • C.

      Salvation

    • D.

      Enlightenment

    Correct Answer
    A. Money
    Explanation
    Felix hoped to receive money from Paul.

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  • 7. 

    What city was the acknowledged center of intellect, culture and religion in the ancient world?

    • A.

      Damascus

    • B.

      Athens

    • C.

      Jerusalem

    • D.

      Rome

    Correct Answer
    B. Athens
    Explanation
    Athens was considered the acknowledged center of intellect, culture, and religion in the ancient world. It was renowned for its philosophical schools, such as Plato's Academy and Aristotle's Lyceum, which attracted scholars from all over. Athens was also a hub for artistic and cultural developments, with famous playwrights like Sophocles and Euripides. Additionally, it was home to important religious sites, including the Parthenon dedicated to the goddess Athena. The city's rich history and contributions to various fields made it a prominent center of intellectual and cultural activity during ancient times.

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  • 8. 

    The Epicureans were fatalists who considered apathy to be the highest moral attainment.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The statement is false because the Epicureans were not fatalists. They believed in the pursuit of pleasure and the avoidance of pain as the highest moral goals. They emphasized the importance of living a balanced and moderate life, rather than being apathetic. Apathy goes against their philosophy of finding pleasure in simple pleasures and avoiding unnecessary desires and fears.

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  • 9. 

    What happened in response to Paul's message on Mars' Hill? (Choose the best answer.)

    • A.

      A few believed.

    • B.

      Many rejected it.

    • C.

      Some procrastinated.

    • D.

      All of the above.

    Correct Answer
    D. All of the above.
    Explanation
    In response to Paul's message on Mars' Hill, a few people believed, indicating that his message resonated with them and they accepted it. However, many others rejected his message, showing that they did not agree or accept what he had to say. Additionally, some individuals procrastinated, possibly indicating that they were unsure or hesitant about fully embracing Paul's message. Therefore, the correct answer is "All of the above" as it encompasses the range of responses Paul received.

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  • 10. 

    As a favor to whom did Festus ask Paul if he would go to Jerusalem to be judged?

    • A.

      The Jews

    • B.

      The Romans

    • C.

      King Herod

    • D.

      Bernice

    Correct Answer
    A. The Jews
    Explanation
    Festus asked Paul if he would go to Jerusalem to be judged as a favor to the Jews. This suggests that Festus was trying to appease or accommodate the Jewish community by giving them the opportunity to have Paul tried in their own city. It is possible that Festus wanted to maintain good relations with the Jews and avoid any potential conflicts or unrest that could arise from Paul's trial.

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