Hermeneutics II - Chapter 7

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Hermeneutics II - Chapter 7 - Quiz

Quiz, Chapter 7 - Understanding Your Bible, David K. Bernard


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The five (5) things that must be considered to establish context are:
    • A. 

      1) author, 2) purpose, 3) genre, 4) literary type, and 5) audience

    • B. 

      1) Testament, 2) Book, 3) passage, 4) sentence, and 5) the whole Bible

  • 2. 
    Failure to consider context can lead to errors of interpretation.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    The proper definition of words is not an especially important component of meaning.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
                                                     is the system of rules of a language:
    • A. 

      Syntax

    • B. 

      Grammar

  • 5. 
    While context is extremely important, we cannot limit the significance or application of a passage to its original context.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    We must consult                                                             when seeking to understand a passage.
    • A. 

      Commentaries

    • B. 

      Concordances and dictionaries

    • C. 

      The rest of Scripture

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 7. 
    We determine the meaning of a word by its use in the original language of Scripture at the time.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Context is of great significance in all literary categories.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    In seeking the meaning of a word, we should choose whatever dictionary meaning most closely fits our desire as interpreters.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
                                         is the study of relationships within a sentence
    • A. 

      Syntax

    • B. 

      Grammar

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