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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. By medieval times, the character of Europe has become rural __________.
(c) Slave-based societies.
2. On what is the focus of this chapter?
(a) Paul and his role in shaping Christianity.
(b) Mark and Luke's life after Jesus' death.
(c) John and his role in shaping Christianity.
(d) Peter and his relationship with Christ.
3. Since the sovereignal aspect of freedom dominates this era, historians have tended to ___________ the role of freedom.
(a) Focus on.
(d) Play up.
4. From what does the development of the concept of freedom in Rome result?
(a) A contrasting jump from slavery to freedom.
(b) A series of debates.
(c) A series of struggles.
(d) A smooth transition.
5. Why does Paul say people suffer?
(a) People suffer because of past life mistakes.
(b) People suffer because of their sins.
(c) People suffer because of fate.
(d) People suffer because of others.
6. Who has the most freedom in terms of the sovereignal aspect of freedom?
(a) The men.
(b) The women.
(c) The peasants.
(d) The king.
7. Augustine, like Paul, is also concerned with the role of _______________ in Christianity.
8. How do Jesus' followers reply to the critics?
(a) Jesus dies for the good of mankind and is resurrected.
(b) Jesus has died.
(c) Jesus knows all the critics.
(d) Jesus will return in three days.
9. With whom do the patricians conflict?
(a) The euclids.
(b) The metics.
(c) The plebeians.
(d) The pueblos.
10. How does Patterson describe the elements of slavery?
(a) As powerlessness, natal alienation and dishonor.
(b) As a loss of power and embarrassment.
(c) As being a vagrant, weak, and unintelligent.
(d) As having no family, friends, or home.
11. Law and the state of grace are _________.
(a) The same.
12. How do many in the nobility view the princeps?
(a) As a form of slavery.
(b) As a form of wealth.
(c) As a form of power.
(d) As a form of leadership.
13. In what forms do these rights or freedoms come?
(a) Monetary gain.
14. What do his ideas provide?
(a) What the upper class need from Christianity.
(b) A reason for intellectuals to have faith.
(c) A belief of love and compassion.
(d) What is needed at the time for Christianity to be accepted.
15. Why does Augustine view personal freedom as a form of emptiness that doesn't result in inner peace?
(a) It is selfish.
(b) It does not result in reconciliation.
(c) It does not benefit him.
(d) It does not help others.
Short Answer Questions
1. Whose thinking basically molds the early church and shapes generations of theological thinkers?
2. What does the Christian religion offer to the weaker elements of Hellenistic society?
3. What is sin considered to be?
4. The third involves the restructuring of Italian what?
5. To what are the Reactionary Stoicism beliefs adapted?
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