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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who was the first person convicted with fingerprint evidence?
2. What is the fluid that collects around the lungs?
3. Which of the following was NOT part of the agony Christ experienced on the cross.
4. What kind of evidence does the author seek to prove whether Jesus really died?
5. Other than communion, what ritual celebrates Jesus' death?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is the swoon theory?
2. Did Jesus ever deny being God?
3. Name two physical situations that Metherell says Jesus suffered while on the cross.
4. What is the significance of Jesus' appearance to a larger crowd after his resurrection?
5. When Lapides rebels against his family's religion, what does he turn to?
6. Why did the people of his era not think Jesus was a madman?
7. After researching the medical evidence surrounding the death of Christ, what reason does the author determine was the reason that Jesus died?
8. What is the importance of the willingness of the disciples to die for their beliefs?
9. How is the principle of cause and effect reflected in Gary Habermas' testimony regarding the postresurrection appearances of Jesus?
10. What began Lapides' rebellion of his family's religion?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Define cause and effect. Discuss the importance of cause and effect in this book and give examples from the text.
Essay Topic 2
Define the terms "atheism" and "agnosticism." Which is most relevant to this book and why? Support your answer with examples from the book.
Essay Topic 3
Identify and discuss one motif from "The Case for Christ." Be certain to define motif in your response.
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