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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. In the end, what does the author encourage the reader to do?
(a) To trust him.
(b) To give up.
(c) To ask his or her own questions.
(d) To just believe.
2. Who took Jesus' body to the tomb?
(b) Joseph with his coat.
(c) Joseph, his father.
(d) Joseph of Arimathea.
3. Witness William Craig's specialty is writing about the intersection of what three aspects of life?
(a) LIfe, death, and the swoon.
(b) Science, philosophy, and theology.
(c) Sun, rain, and air.
(d) Jesus, redemption, and the Messiah.
4. What evidence is there of Jesus' psychological well being?
(a) The fact that he helped others.
(b) There is none.
(c) His emotions.
(d) His followers' testimonies.
5. Who changed the mind of the author's witness with a Jewish background after he returned from the Vietnam War?
(a) A Buddist priest.
(b) An evangelist on TV.
(c) A street preacher.
(d) A rock.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does the author think about the case for Christ as he begins his book project?
2. What role does the reader assume in this book?
3. What question does the author hope to answer with the testimony of witness Donald Carson?
4. What fulfills the prophecy that claims the Messiah's bones will be out of joint?
5. What was the author's religious preference as he began the book project?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does writing the book affect the author?
2. According to the author's witness of psychological evidence, what kind of emotions do people suffering with psychosis display?
3. Why does the author believe the sightings of Jesus after his resurrection were not hallucinations?
4. How long does the author take in researching his novel?
5. What does the author mean by fingerprint evidence in his case for Christ?
6. How important was the eyewitness testimony of the women visitors to Jesus' tomb during their time?
7. What is the significance of Jesus' appearance to a larger crowd after his resurrection?
8. What was the typical after-death procedure during Jesus' time?
9. Who talks about Hell more than anyone else in the Bible?
10. Lapides argues that there is no god other than man. How does a street preacher get him to change his mind?
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