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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is Elisha's new plan concerning the Jews and Christians who believe differently than the traditional Jewish doctrine?
(a) To eliminate all Jews and Christians who believe.
(b) To visit their churches and speak with their leaders.
(c) To report their inauthentic teachings to the Romans.
(d) To report their inauthentic teachings to the Sanhedrin.
2. How does Elisha feel about Meir's marriage?
(a) Feels should Meir treated his wife better.
(b) Glad his marriage is nothing like Meir's.
(c) Wishes his marriage was like Meir's.
(d) Feels Meir's wife should be more submissive.
3. How does Elisha begins his life as a Rabbi?
(a) Judging in Usha.
(b) Helping widows and children.
(c) By signing documents.
(d) Giving up all his possessions.
4. What does Elisha discuss with Justin, the leader of the Gentile Christians?
(a) The phonology of religion with Justin.
(b) The morphology of religion with Justin.
(c) The syntax of religion with Justin.
(d) The methodology of religion with Justin.
5. What is Abuyah's dying wish for Elisha to fulfill?
(a) That Elisha do what his uncle, Amram, tells him to do.
(b) That Elisha train to become a rabbi and sage.
(c) That Elisha burn all books and documents that are not Jewish.
(d) That Elisha will be wholehearted and not torn in two.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who does Elisha find, to his delight and surprise, in Caeserea?
2. How does Elisha try to console Deborah after she becomes pregnant twice and loses both babies?
3. When Pappas finds Elisha alone in the garden, what does he tell him?
4. Who attends lecture and symposia with Elisha?
5. Why is Rabbi Johannan amazed that Elisha is studying to become a rabbi?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does Elisha seek out the Christians and Gnostics?
2. Do you think Elisha manipulated his friends to study Greek literature for his own purposes?
3. How does Shraga treat Elisha when they're working on the merchant's court case together?
4. Elisha sees a young boy climbing a tree for bird eggs. What happens to the little boy and how does it affect Elisha?
5. Who does Elisha turn to after sharing his thoughts with Deborah, and why?
6. What do the two famous sages, Eliezer and Joshua, discuss at Elisha's circumcision ceremony?
7. Why does Julianus of Tarsus encourage the Jews to fight?
8. Do you think Shraga is right to rebel against the Roman government and fight for his beliefs?
9. What did Elisha drop in his Jewish academy class?
10. Why are Akiba and the two Simeons uncomfortable talking to Elisha about Greek literature?
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