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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Pathos is not self-centered but is what kind of thinking?
(a) Inward looking.
2. How many changes in leadership were there during Jeremiah's time?
3. The prophets were outraged because of what?
(b) People's lack of understanding.
(c) The king's edicts.
4. What changed with Second Isaiah?
(a) The situation.
(b) The people.
(c) The weather.
(d) The king.
5. In order to aid the reader's understanding, Heschel includes an appendix on what subject?
(a) Maps of the time.
6. Why does Heschel call the prophet he discusses after Habakkuk the "Second Isaiah"?
(a) Because he is Isaiah's son.
(b) Because he is never named.
(c) Because he follows Isaiah.
(d) None of the answers is correct..
7. Heschel states that it is a mistake to think that what happens on earth reflects what?
(a) What is happening in heaven.
(b) What has happened in the past in heaven.
(c) What is going to happen in the future on earth.
(d) What has happened in the past on earth.
8. What was another name for Hosea?
9. Why was Jeremiah imprisoned?
(a) Because he abandoned the Babylonians.
(b) Because he spoke out against the king.
(c) Because of his prophesies.
(d) Because he abandoned the Assyrians.
10. What does Heschel use to solidify his facts about the prophets?
(a) Opinions of others.
(b) His opinions.
(c) Other parts of the Bible.
(d) The prophets' own words.
11. Heschel says that Habakkuk knowing that destruction is coming feels that this is the opposite of what?
(b) The covenant.
(c) The promise.
12. Whom did the prophets blame for the injustices in the land?
(d) Kings and leaders.
13. What did Amos speak out against that differed from Hosea?
(a) Accumulation of wealth.
14. According to Heschel, how did God show himself to prophets?
(a) In variables.
(b) In absolutes.
(c) In totality.
(d) In vague notions.
15. According to Heschel, what is one of the things that caused a need for prophets?
Short Answer Questions
1. According to Heschel, in what way did Hosea differ from Amos?
2. Isaiah was aware that disaster was coming and from that disaster would come what?
3. What people did Amos, Hosea, and Isaiah try to save?
4. Micah lived about the same time as what other prophet?
5. What did Isaiah say that God would do to those who try to honor themselves?
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