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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. Which historian claims that Matthew and Peter are the authors of the gospels?
2. Who is credited with the most important reference to Jesus outside of the New Testament?
3. What is the Q source?
(a) A formula for logic.
(b) Reference to Q. Papias, historian.
(c) A hypothetical collection of Jesus' sayings and teachings.
(d) A proposed formula for logic.
4. At which point does Jesus confirm his identity?
(a) At age 12.
(b) When he preaches from a mountaintop in Cairo.
(c) When he tells Paul the commandments.
(d) At his baptism.
5. Which biblical writer corroborates the life of Jesus?
(c) King James.
Short Answer Questions
1. What means written by an apostle or followers of the apostles?
2. According to The Five Gospels, how many pillars must one follow to become a biblical scholar?
3. Why was Jeffry McDonald certain a jury would not convict him?
4. Does Witherington believe Jesus saw himself as the son of God?
5. What is the author's writing background?
Short Essay Questions
1. How is the principle of cause and effect reflected in Gary Habermas' testimony regarding the postresurrection appearances of Jesus?
2. What does the work of Tacitus explain?
3. What does the author's ability test question?
4. What is a delusional psychosis?
5. What is the significance of Jesus' appearance to a larger crowd after his resurrection?
6. What began Lapides' rebellion of his family's religion?
7. What was the typical after-death procedure during Jesus' time?
8. List one of the three reasons that a document might have been omitted from the New Testament.
9. How does writing the book affect the author?
10. After researching the medical evidence surrounding the death of Christ, what reason does the author determine was the reason that Jesus died?
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