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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. Why does Heschel use quotes from other books of the Bible?
(a) To prove he knows about the Bible.
(b) To prove his point.
(c) To show continuity.
(d) To provide background.
2. What was Micah's message?
(a) Doom and destruction.
(b) Hope and forgiveness.
(c) Love and generosity.
(d) Sweetness and light.
3. How does Heschel describe the time that Jeremiah lived?
(a) One of injustice.
(b) One of anger and wrath.
(c) One of war.
(d) One of peace.
4. How many children did Hosea have?
5. Heschel says that Habakkuk knowing that destruction is coming feels that this is the opposite of what?
(c) The covenant.
(d) The promise.
Short Answer Questions
1. What social ill did Hosea primarily speak out against?
2. What was another name for Hosea?
3. What was the name of Hosea's wife?
4. What does Heschel say plays a part in the message that the prophets bring to the people?
5. Jeremiah says that even though people are punished they don't seem to what?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Heschel describe the words of prophecy?
2. What does understanding God depend on, according to Heschel?
3. In what way were Jeremiah and Micah the same?
4. Who is Second Isaiah?
5. What is meant when Samuel says "to obey is better than sacrifice"?
6. Why does Heschel say that the tone changes toward the people of Israel while Second Isaiah is the prophet?
7. Did the people listen to the prophet Isaiah?
8. What does Heschel say the prophets look toward?
9. What did Micah say in addition to warning the people about destruction due to their sins?
10. What did Heschel say about the prophets' popularity?
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