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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. The author searches for truth based on what?
(a) Medical history.
2. Who are the writers of the gospels?
(a) Paul and Saul.
(c) Matthew and Paul.
(d) Luke and Peter.
3. What is the first test the author applies to decide whether it is the gospel writers' intention to preserve history accurately?
(a) Intention test.
(b) Authorship test.
(c) Plagarism test.
(d) Originality test.
4. Which science does not dispute the gospels but instead confirms their reliability?
5. What was one of the most significant documents Strobel found in his reporting career?
(a) The Chrysler Corporation documentation.
(b) The Watergate tapes.
(c) Shredded weapons of mass destruction documents.
(d) The Ford Pinto documentation.
Short Answer Questions
1. What role does the author encourage the reader to take?
2. Which of the author's interviewees has experience as an archeological expert in the Middle East?
3. What is the author's fear as he begins to face Christianity?
4. What kinds of eyewitness accounts does Strobel seek?
5. Who is said to have preserved Jesus' teachings?
Short Essay Questions
1. In what language are the four languages of the secondary manuscripts written that authenticate the reliablity of the gospels?
2. When was the nonbiblical manuscript known as 4Q521 written, and in what language was it written?
3. Why were Jesus' teachings considered radical?
4. Why did Herod order baby boys to be killed?
5. Who was Luke and what did he write?
6. According to the author's witness testimony, why was Jesus reserved about telling the public that he was the Messiah?
7. Who makes up the Jesus Seminar?
8. What is the transfiguration of Christ?
9. How many parts does the author break the book into and what does he title them?
10. What is the importance of "The Antiquities" to the case for Christ?
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