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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What change occurs in Second Isaiah toward the people of Israel?
(a) The mood.
(b) The expectancy of behavior.
(c) The tone.
(d) The attitude.
2. Who was Hezekiah?
(a) A prophet.
(b) A king.
(c) A brother of Isaiah.
(d) A shepherd.
3. Pathos is not self-centered but is what kind of thinking?
(b) Inward looking.
4. Jeremiah says that even though people are punished they don't seem to what?
(b) Be penitent.
(c) Have remorse.
5. Why was Jeremiah imprisoned?
(a) Because he abandoned the Assyrians.
(b) Because of his prophesies.
(c) Because he spoke out against the king.
(d) Because he abandoned the Babylonians.
6. According to Heschel, the prophets had no ideas about God, but had what?
(a) An obedience.
(b) An understanding.
(c) An experience of him.
(d) A relationship.
7. What people did Amos, Hosea, and Isaiah try to save?
(a) The people of the Southern Kingdom.
(b) The people of the Northern Kingdom.
(c) The people of the Western Kingdom.
(d) The people of the Eastern Kingdom.
8. Micah's concern with the people was that they worshiped what?
(a) Golden calves.
(b) The work of their own hands.
(d) Multiple gods.
9. God answers Habakkuk that God's hand is constantly working even though what?
(a) It is destroying the people.
(b) It can't be seen.
(c) It isn't what Habakkuk wants.
(d) It is destroying the covenant.
10. Isaiah was aware that disaster was coming and from that disaster would come what?
11. What does Heschel avoid telling the reader about the prophets' message?
(a) Whether the prophet's message was legitimate.
(b) The historical context of the message.
(c) Whether he agrees or disagrees.
(d) The specific outcome of the message.
12. What does Heschel say will change God's judgment about destruction?
(a) A change in man's heart and actions.
(b) A new prophet's heartfelt request.
(c) A change in history.
13. What was another name for Hosea?
14. What does Habakkuk ask God directly?
(a) How long and why?
(b) Where are you?
(c) Why do you call me?
(d) What do you want me to do?
15. The author describes what era in the Old Testament?
(a) Prophetic era.
(b) Ancient prophets era.
(c) Early Christian era.
(d) Babylonian exile era.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does Heschel describe the time that Jeremiah lived?
2. What does Heschel say plays a part in the message that the prophets bring to the people?
3. Jeremiah was a prophet when what happened to Jerusalem?
4. How many children did Hosea have?
5. Why does Heschel call the prophet he discusses after Habakkuk the "Second Isaiah"?
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