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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through The Corroborating Evidence.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is the author's fear as he begins to face Christianity?
(a) That his wife won't be fun any more.
(b) That he will have to give up gambling.
(c) That he won't be able to drink any more.
(d) That he will have to pay penance for all his sins.
2. Which gospel outlines the purpose of its writing as "These are written that you may believe that Jesus is the Christ, the Son of God, and that by believing you may have life in his name"?
3. What advantage does Metzger cite for the New Testament?
(a) It is newer than the old one is.
(b) It actually dates to the right time period.
(c) It has been translated only twice.
(d) An unprecidented number of copies.
4. What are the three parts into which the author chooses to break the book?
(a) Interview, listen, and read.
(b) Study, discuss, evaluate.
(c) Question, study, and focus.
(d) Examine, analyze, and research.
5. Who, in Blomberg's example, memorized the Old Testament?
(c) The apostles.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which gospel begins with the writer saying he intends to write "accurately" about all the things he "investigated"?
2. How has 40 years of research affected Yamauchi's faith?
3. Which centuries decided almost unanimously which books to include in the New Testament?
4. According to Metzger, how many factors are considered in criteria designed to measure a manuscript's appropriateness for inclusion in the New Testament?
5. Who, according to the writings of Josephus, was responsible for the crucifixion of Jesus?
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