English Final

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English Final Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    Cabeza de Vaca was a slave to Indians for several years. While foraging for good, he ran into Christians, who took them to their leader, ________, who was himself in search of slaves.
    • A. 

      Christopher Columbus

    • B. 

      Ponce de Leon

    • C. 

      Diego de Alcaraz

    • D. 

      Fernando Cortez

  • 2. 
    In 1503, Columbus wrote a letter to Ferdinand and Isabella regarding this fourth voyage and the imprisonment of himself and his two _______.
    • A. 

      Brothers

    • B. 

      Governors

    • C. 

      Slaves

    • D. 

      Indian guides

  • 3. 
    By 1492, Europe was becoming _________.
    • A. 

      Increasingly illiterate

    • B. 

      Industrialized nation

    • C. 

      Print culture

    • D. 

      United under one monarch

  • 4. 
    Rather than having a written alphabet, most Native Americans in the 15th century relied on the spoken word, which your text calls _______
    • A. 

      Montezuma's Revenge

    • B. 

      The Apache Way

    • C. 

      Tribal lingo

    • D. 

      An oral culture

  • 5. 
    African slavery was introduced into Hispaniola as early as
    • A. 

      1501

    • B. 

      200 BC

    • C. 

      The early 1300s

    • D. 

      200 AD

  • 6. 
    Between 1492 and 1504, Columbus completed a total of ______ voyages.
    • A. 

      Four

    • B. 

      Twelve

    • C. 

      Six

    • D. 

      Eight

  • 7. 
    Following the last voyage to the West Indies, Columbus wrote a letter to Luis de Santangel stating that he had named the first island that he came to
    • A. 

      Isle de Isabella

    • B. 

      San Salvador

    • C. 

      Isle de muerta

    • D. 

      San Luis

  • 8. 
    Having lost most of his men on the coast of Florida, Cabeza de Vaca survived to land on the coast of what would be Texas, near the island of______.
    • A. 

      South Padre

    • B. 

      Matagorda

    • C. 

      St. Jospeh

    • D. 

      Galveston

  • 9. 
    All told, before returning to Spain via Mexico City, Cabeza de Vaca spent 9 years wandering about the Gulf Coast and _____
    • A. 

      Nevada

    • B. 

      Arizona

    • C. 

      Colorado

    • D. 

      New Mexico

  • 10. 
    In his 1492 Voyage, Columbus sailed from ______
    • A. 

      The Britihs Isles

    • B. 

      Italy

    • C. 

      Columbia

    • D. 

      Spain

  • 11. 
    Jonathan Edwards' maternal grandfather was sometimes called the " ___" of the Connecticut Valley.
    • A. 

      King

    • B. 

      Pope

    • C. 

      Prophet

    • D. 

      Voice

  • 12. 
    Jonathan Edwards was admitted to Yale College at the age of ____
    • A. 

      15

    • B. 

      18

    • C. 

      13

    • D. 

      17

  • 13. 
    Like John Locked, Edwards believed that no individual can do enough to warrant salvation so only _______ can "alter their natural depravity". 
    • A. 

      The church

    • B. 

      Supernatural grace

    • C. 

      A life of good works

    • D. 

      The priest

  • 14. 
    The period of spiritual revival that Jonathan Edwards was a large part of, is called
    • A. 

      The Great Awakening

    • B. 

      Armageddon

    • C. 

      The Enlightenment

    • D. 

      The Reformation

  • 15. 
    After serving as pastor of the Northampton Church for about 21 years, Edwards was dismissed y a vote of 200 to ___, true to growing resentment over his public naming of "backsliders"
    • A. 

      100

    • B. 

      20

    • C. 

      1

    • D. 

      12

  • 16. 
    In his sermon, Edwards states that nothing prevents wicked men from being cast into hell other than the mere _____ of God.
    • A. 

      Anger

    • B. 

      Betrayal

    • C. 

      Pleasure

    • D. 

      Voice

  • 17. 
    Edwards gives all of the following as reasons why wicked men should be cast into hell except:
    • A. 

      Justice

    • B. 

      God's Word

    • C. 

      God's Law

    • D. 

      Mercy

  • 18. 
    Edwards compares hell to the open mouth of a ________, over which sinners are held in the hands of an angry God.
    • A. 

      Pit of fire

    • B. 

      Volcano

    • C. 

      Bottomless cave

    • D. 

      Lion

  • 19. 
    In his sermon, Edwards says that the demons in hell are "_______" waiting to devour sinners "if God should withdraw His hand."
    • A. 

      Ferocious wild hogs

    • B. 

      Laughing hyenas

    • C. 

      Hungry lions

    • D. 

      Bloodthirsty vampires

  • 20. 
    According to Edwards, the heart is a "sink of sin" that, if not restrained, will "turn the soul into a fiery oven, or a furnace of fire and ________"
    • A. 

      Ashes

    • B. 

      Brimstone

    • C. 

      Lava

    • D. 

      Blood

  • 21. 
    Edwards says that the wise are no more protected from an early death and being cast into hell than anyone else, and he supports this by citing a passage from the biblical book of ___
    • A. 

      Ecclesiastes

    • B. 

      Psalms

    • C. 

      Proverbs

    • D. 

      Acts

  • 22. 
    The original covenant between God and Adam is called the "Covenant of _______", white the second covenant that christ made with fallen humanity is called the "Covenant of Grace."
    • A. 

      Mercy

    • B. 

      Works

    • C. 

      Eden

    • D. 

      Adam

  • 23. 
    In his part of his sermon, Edwards states that an unsaved man's attempt to keep himself from falling into hell are no more effective than a ____ would e at stopping a fallen rock
    • A. 

      Breath of air

    • B. 

      Fly

    • C. 

      Bird

    • D. 

      Spider's web

  • 24. 
    In addition to his vivid images of hell, Edwards compares the growing __ of God to the force of rising water against a dam that is ready to break
    • A. 

      Grace

    • B. 

      Forgiveness

    • C. 

      Wrath

    • D. 

      Fear

  • 25. 
    Edwards says that "all the kings of the earth, before God, are like _________."
    • A. 

      Fleas

    • B. 

      Rats

    • C. 

      Grasshoppers

    • D. 

      Dead men