The Prophets Test | Mid-Book Test - Easy

This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 109 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.

The Prophets Test | Mid-Book Test - Easy

This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 109 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
Buy The Prophets Lesson Plans
Name: _________________________ Period: ___________________

This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Heschel says that God is our father but also our judge, and when he judges us he is also what?
(a) Vengeful.
(b) Just.
(c) Remorseful.
(d) Compassionate.

2. Why does Heschel call the prophet he discusses after Habakkuk the "Second Isaiah"?
(a) None of the answers is correct..
(b) Because he is Isaiah's son.
(c) Because he is never named.
(d) Because he follows Isaiah.

3. According to Heschel, in what way did Hosea differ from Amos?
(a) In his love for the people.
(b) In the way he lived.
(c) In his love for God.
(d) In his preaching.

4. Prophets rebuked the inhabitants of cities for things that others would have called what?
(a) Wondrous.
(b) Acceptable.
(c) Unjust.
(d) Sinful.

5. Heschel says God hates sin but is also what?
(a) Judgmental.
(b) Forgiving.
(c) Vengeful.
(d) Intolerant of injustice.

6. Why was Jeremiah imprisoned?
(a) Because he abandoned the Babylonians.
(b) Because of his prophesies.
(c) Because he spoke out against the king.
(d) Because he abandoned the Assyrians.

7. Heschel says that Habakkuk knowing that destruction is coming feels that this is the opposite of what?
(a) The covenant.
(b) God.
(c) Good.
(d) The promise.

8. How is it said that God killed the Assyrians?
(a) With a disease.
(b) With loss in battle.
(c) With fire.
(d) With a flood.

9. What does Heschel say that Habakkuk is tormented by?
(a) The great lack of worshipping the true God.
(b) The idolatry of the people.
(c) The fact that God allows evil to prevail.
(d) The lack of listening to the prophets.

10. What was Micah's message?
(a) Hope and forgiveness.
(b) Sweetness and light.
(c) Love and generosity.
(d) Doom and destruction.

11. Who imprisoned Jeremiah?
(a) Babylonians.
(b) Israelites.
(c) Assyrians.
(d) Canaanites.

12. According to Heschel, the land at the time of the prophets had judges and laws but they were both without what?
(a) Love.
(b) Honor.
(c) Obedience.
(d) Righteousness.

13. Jeremiah was a prophet when what happened to Jerusalem?
(a) It prospered.
(b) It fell.
(c) It became the capital of the Assyrian empire.
(d) It was the center of culture.

14. What did Isaiah say that God would do to those who try to honor themselves?
(a) Honor them as well.
(b) Bring them to humility and dishonor.
(c) Build them a nation.
(d) Honor their fathers and mothers.

15. The prophets were outraged because of what?
(a) Injustice.
(b) People's lack of understanding.
(c) The king's edicts.
(d) Idolatry.

Short Answer Questions

1. Who died the year that Isaiah was called by God?

2. The author states that a prophet looked at things that seemed what to other people?

3. What does Heschel see as the point when freedom is lost?

4. Whom did the prophets blame for the injustices in the land?

5. What does Heschel say will change God's judgment about destruction?

(see the answer keys)

This section contains 464 words
(approx. 2 pages at 300 words per page)
Buy The Prophets Lesson Plans
Copyrights
BookRags
The Prophets from BookRags. (c)2024 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.