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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 do his ideas provide?
(a) What the upper class need from Christianity.
(b) A belief of love and compassion.
(c) What is needed at the time for Christianity to be accepted.
(d) A reason for intellectuals to have faith.
2. Is it still possible for the upper class to experience personal freedom even when their civic freedom is severely limited by the princeps?
3. How is the crucifixion of Jesus referred?
(a) As the "reason for the season."
(b) As the "scandal of the cross."
(c) As the "saving of man."
(d) As the "dying of God."
4. Augustine expands Paul's view and tries to incorporate what conception of freedom and God?
(a) The Neoplatonic conception.
(b) The Metropolitan conception.
(c) The Napoleonic conception.
(d) The Neopolitan conception.
5. In what forms do these rights or freedoms come?
(a) Monetary gain.
Short Answer Questions
1. How do the plebeians view the civic freedom of the upper class?
2. How does Patterson describe the elements of slavery?
3. From what does freedom come?
4. Why does Augustine view personal freedom as a form of emptiness that doesn't result in inner peace?
5. How does Augustus change his image and his manner of rule during his reign?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does the populace accept Augustus?
2. What phases exist in the development of early Christianity?
3. What struggles do the Romans face regarding the development of the concept of freedom?
4. In trying to define the relationship between church and state, four interpretations are proposed by Patterson. What are these interpretations?
5. How have women's lives begun to change?
6. Describe the Roman economy and society.
7. What is Paul's role in shaping Christianity?
8. Rome extends its power and rule to the Italian peninsula through a series of wars and conquests in 266 B.C. What are the consequences?
9. What happens when Christianity appears?
10. Two questions arise from Paul's theology. What are we saved from? To whom or what are we enslaved? What are the answers?
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