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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Testing the Eyewitness Evidence.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. According to Blomberg's example, why did people memorize the Old Testament?
(a) Because they were very intelligent.
(b) Histories were passed down orally.
(c) There was nothing else for entertainment.
(d) Because they were instructed to do so.
2. What reason does Blomberg give for accepting the gospels as testimony in Strobel's case for Christ?
(a) Sometimes it is important to have faith in things unknown.
(b) It's the only information that's really available.
(c) He had a vision that told him the information was solid.
(d) Anything other than an accurate portrayal of historical events would negate their message.
3. Which elements are to blame for inconsistencies in the gospels, according to Blomberg?
(a) Personal differences and priorities.
(b) Paraphrase, abridgment, explanatory additions, selection, and omission.
(c) The limited means of communications and the lack of mass-produced books.
(d) Fire, ice, water, and air.
4. In the introduction, how long do we learn was the author's spiritual journey?
(a) 12 months.
(b) 20 months.
(c) 2 months.
(d) 24 months.
5. In what two areas does the author have enough knowledge to bolster his skepticism of Christianity?
(a) Satan and Paganism.
(b) Hebrew and Latin.
(c) History and philosophy.
(d) Greek and Roman cultures.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which gospel begins with the writer saying he intends to write "accurately" about all the things he "investigated"?
2. What creates doubt regarding the authorship of the Gospel of John?
3. Why aren't all accounts of the gospel exactly alike, according to Blomberg?
4. Who, in Blomberg's example, memorized the Old Testament?
5. Which gospels does Strobel challenge because they do not begin with a claim to strive toward accuracy?
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