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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. How many women are mentioned in the genealogy of Jesus in Matthew?
2. How many laws do the Pharisees discover?
3. What is the ethnic background of Jesus?
4. Who invited Yancey to the White House?
(a) Billy Graham.
(b) President Clinton.
(c) Ronald Reagan.
(d) George Bush.
5. How many people are killed in the earthquake of 31 B.C. in Palestine?
(d) 2 million.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Walter Wink say about Jesus in Chapter 1?
2. What brings Jesus to life for Yancey in Chapter 5?
3. According to Yancey, what kind of man was Tolstoy?
4. What does Yancey object to in modern Christmas cards?
5. How many times does Jesus say to forgive a brother?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is the concept from Barbara Tuchman of "no flash-forwards"?
2. Where did Philip Yancey first become acquainted with the stories of Jesus?
3. What does Yancey say is the true meaning of Christmas?
4. What may Satan have taken away from the confrontation with Jesus in the wilderness?
5. What does the name of Jesus mean?
6. What language did Jesus speak growing up?
7. What is the Golden Rule?
8. What does Yancey say about parallel worlds in Chapter 1?
9. Who is Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneerson?
10. What does Yancey do with the extremism of Jesus?
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