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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What law did Moses pass as a result of the daughters of Zelophad?
2. What other painters did the story of Lot's wife inspire in addition to the painter who created "Flight of Lot"?
3. When Tamar's second husband died, why did she visit her father-in-law in disguise?
4. How old was Eve's husband when she gave birth to a third son?
5. In what country was Jochebed born?
Short Essay Questions
1. Who was Herodias, and what role did she have in the death of John the Baptist?
2. When Mary's son Jesus was twelve, what happened during a family trip to Jerusalem for Passover?
3. Who was Anna, and what role did she have in Christ's life?
4. What did Mary Magdalene encounter at Christ's tomb?
5. What message did an angel give the virgin Mary?
6. How did Esther save her uncle Mordecai from a hanging?
7. How did Christ usually heal people, and what was different about the way he healed the Syro-Phoenician woman's daughter?
8. What was Levirate law, and how did Tamar get her due under this law when her father-in-law denied her rights under it?
9. What lie did Potiphar's wife tell about Joseph?
10. Who was Peninnah?
Essay Topic 1
Discuss Deborah and her role as a judge. Was her judiciary power typical or atypical of women in her era? How did she demonstrate leadership during war? Was her wartime behavior typical or atypical of women in her era? Cite examples from the text to support your arguments.
Essay Topic 2
Compare and contrast at least three of the following queens: Queen Jezebel, Queen Athaliah, Queen Vashti, the Queen of Sheba and Queen Herodias. Cite examples from the text to support your conclusions.
Essay Topic 3
Discuss Tamar, Lot's daughters, Sarah and Hannah as examples of the importance of motherhood in Middle Eastern society during the Bible era. Cite examples from the text to support your conclusions.
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