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Multiple Choice Questions

1. Who was Pompey's governor in Syria?
(a) Gabinius.
(b) Simon.
(c) Arine.
(d) Alexander.

2. What was Festus successful at in Judea?
(a) Eliminating bandits.
(b) Calming the Jews.
(c) Raising an army.
(d) Lowering taxes.

3. Where did Antipas found Tiberias?
(a) Near Jerusalem.
(b) Near Vienne.
(c) Near Rome.
(d) Near the Sea of Galilee.

4. What school was Flavius Josephus trained at?
(a) Jerusalem Seminary.
(b) Jerusalem Rabbinical School.
(c) Jerusalem Merchant School.
(d) Jerusalem Military School.

5. What did Flavius Josephus decide to do?
(a) To stay in the town and fight.
(b) To fake his death.
(c) To try to flee the city.
(d) To surrender to the Romans.

6. What was Caligula's other name?
(a) Caesar Antonius.
(b) Amanius Caligulius.
(c) Gaius.
(d) Gaius Minimus.

7. What was John's only limitation according to Josephus?
(a) Money.
(b) Authority.
(c) Men.
(d) Food.

8. Which Roman commander defeated the Jewish army, despite being outnumbered?
(a) Caesar Antonius.
(b) Antonius.
(c) Marcus Antonius.
(d) Lucius.

9. What did Flavius Josephus tell the people of the town to explain his fleeing?
(a) That he was not a military leader.
(b) That he needed to go see his mother.
(c) That he needed to get help.
(d) That Vespasian wanted him and not the town.

10. Who did Caesar send to replace Archelaus?
(a) Coponius.
(b) Regolus.
(c) Claudius.
(d) Blanius.

11. Who did Florus say wanted the 17 talents he stole?
(a) Vespasian.
(b) Tius.
(c) Caesar.
(d) Brutus.

12. Who took power after Alexander's widow fell ill?
(a) John.
(b) Aristobulus.
(c) Antigonus.
(d) Hyrcanus.

13. Where was Vespasian hit by an arrow?
(a) The leg.
(b) The torso.
(c) The hand.
(d) The foot.

14. Who was the Syrian procurator at the death of Herod?
(a) Carnius.
(b) Sabinius.
(c) Claudius.
(d) Sonius.

15. What did Archelaus use to minimize hostilities?
(a) Persuasion.
(b) Bribes.
(c) His large army.
(d) Fear.

Short Answer Questions

1. How did Phasael kill himself?

2. Who claimed to be the real heir of Herod?

3. Where did Flavius Josephus retreat when the Romans invaded Galilee?

4. What was Caesaria used as?

5. Where did Flavius Josephus live?

(see the answer keys)

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