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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. Which elements are to blame for inconsistencies in the gospels, according to Blomberg?
(a) The limited means of communications and the lack of mass-produced books.
(b) Personal differences and priorities.
(c) Paraphrase, abridgment, explanatory additions, selection, and omission.
(d) Fire, ice, water, and air.
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) Anything other than an accurate portrayal of historical events would negate their message.
(c) He had a vision that told him the information was solid.
(d) It's the only information that's really available.
3. What is the author's religious belief/preference as he begins his quest for knowledge?
4. In what two areas does the author have enough knowledge to bolster his skepticism of Christianity?
(a) Greek and Roman cultures.
(b) Hebrew and Latin.
(c) Satan and Paganism.
(d) History and philosophy.
5. What is the Q source?
(a) Reference to Q. Papias, historian.
(b) A formula for logic.
(c) A hypothetical collection of Jesus' sayings and teachings.
(d) A proposed formula for logic.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which historian claims that Matthew and Peter are the authors of the gospels?
2. Who first recorded that Peter's firsthand accounts were accurate?
3. Why aren't all accounts of the gospel exactly alike, according to Blomberg?
4. What does the author say the reader must set aside while reading the book?
5. What kinds of eyewitness accounts does Strobel seek?
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