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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through The Documentary Evidence.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is the first test the author applies to decide whether it is the gospel writers' intention to preserve history accurately?
(a) Plagarism test.
(b) Originality test.
(c) Authorship test.
(d) Intention test.
2. Which centuries decided almost unanimously which books to include in the New Testament?
(a) The first two.
(b) The first five.
(c) The first one.
(d) The first ten.
3. What was the most important aspect of the documents Strobel discovered?
(a) They were given to him by an insider snitch.
(b) They boosted his career.
(c) They were created just for him.
(d) They were authentic.
4. According to Blomberg's example, why did people memorize the Old Testament?
(a) Because they were instructed to do so.
(b) There was nothing else for entertainment.
(c) Because they were very intelligent.
(d) Histories were passed down orally.
5. What are the three parts into which the author chooses to break the book?
(a) Question, study, and focus.
(b) Interview, listen, and read.
(c) Examine, analyze, and research.
(d) Study, discuss, evaluate.
Short Answer Questions
1. The author travels to Ohio in search of corroborating evidence for which aspect of Jesus' life?
2. What kinds of eyewitness accounts does Strobel seek?
3. What is the author's fear as he begins to face Christianity?
4. Who first recorded that Peter's firsthand accounts were accurate?
5. What, according to Blomberg, is proof that there is no error in the gospels?
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