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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 does Hobbes call a crime?
(a) a sin which is intended whether committed or not
(b) a sin that is done in the darkness
(c) a sin that obeys an unjust law
(d) a sin which consists of doing what is forbidden by law
2. Why, according to Hobbes, is it necessary to believe God is Infinite?
(a) God is a concept and not a person.
(b) The finite has an end and God does not.
(c) It is the only way to understand who God is.
(d) God will accept nothing less.
3. What is the one exception to a defense of not knowing the law?
(a) ignorance may be applied if the law is obscure
(b) ignorance may be applied if everyone has forgotten it
(c) ignorance may be applied if a person cannot read
(d) ignorance may apply to someone is if he is a foreigner
4. What roles does Hobbes say are assigned to Jesus Christ?
(a) a prophet, a physician, and a general
(b) a redeemer, a teacher, and eternal king
(c) a messenger for something greater to come
(d) a carpenter, a sheppherd, and a speaker
5. What does Hobbes describe as an external sign of God's special workings on their hearts so that afterwards they teach the Word of God?
(b) the Holy spirit
(c) the Rapture
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the meaning of excommunication?
2. What does Hobbes call an evil inflicted on a person who has usurped or forged his or her power?
3. How does it become difficult to be obedient to both God and sovereign?
4. What does Hobbes say is the purpose of punishment?
5. Why do God's miracles never go against the sovereign?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Hobbes attack the Roman Catholic Church as well as Greek philosophers?
2. From what source does Hobbes insist the idea of demons came?
3. What complication does Hobbes see in obeying the sovereign and God at the same time?
4. Briefly identify Hobbes' definition of the opposite of God.
5. What is Hobbes' definition of the Kingdom of Darkness?
6. What does Hobbes have to say about sin and crime?
7. What does Hobbes have to say about angels?
8. What is Hobbes' opinion of philosophy?
9. Who does Hobbes identify as belonging to the Kingdom of God?
10. What is Hobbes' idea about honoring God?
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