old testament unit 2
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The theme of the book of Genesis is
The term "Genesis" means
Marduk is one of the major characters in the
Which Mesopotamian city had a name that means "Gate to God?"
The literary structure of the book of Genesis is divided into two chapter sections; what are they?
1-11 and 12-50
Which of the following is NOT one of the four major events in the first section of the book of Genesis?
The second section of the book of Genesis details four major patriarchs; which one of the following is NOT one of them?
After the flood, God issued an agreement with Noah and all of creation. What is that agreement called in Genesis?
In which one of the following types of covenants does the stronger bind the weaker to certain actions?
In which one of the following types of covenants portrays the binding of two equal parties by an oath?
In which one of the following types of covenants does the stronger bind himself to some obligation in order to assist the lesser?
The Noahic covenant is what type of covenant?
The Sinaitic covenant is what type of covenant?
In ancient Israel, what was the significance of circumcision?
symbol of God's covenant
What day was land created?
What day were humans created?
The name "Adam" means
The name "Cain" means
The name "Abel" means
The name "Noah" means
The name "Nod" means
The union of Abram and Sarai (or Abraham and Sarah) produced
The name "Jacob" means
Joseph was the son of
What was the name of Jacob's daughter who was raped?
What type of law applies covenant law to life?
Who was the mother of Ishmael?
God changed Jacob's name to
Which one of the following was a son of Rachel?
Joseph and Benjamin
What was the name of Judah's daughter-in-law?
The term "Exodus" means
The book of Exodus details
the redemption of Israel
Which one of the following legal codes is primarily concerned with worship and holiness?
the Deuteronomic Code
"YHWH" is the sacred name for God and is known as the
The book of Leviticus details the ______________ of the nation of Israel.
The book of Numbers details the ______________ of the nation of Israel.
The book of Deuteronomy details the ______________ of the nation of Israel
Moses' father's name was
Moses' mother's name was
What Jewish special day celebrates their deliverance from Egypt?
Which of the following was NOT one of the ten plagues on Egypt?
The pharaoh of the oppression for the early date of the Exodus is believed to have been
The pharaoh of the event of the Exodus for the early date of the Exodus is believed to have been
The pharaoh of the oppression for the late date of the Exodus is believed to have been
The pharaoh of the event of the Exodus for the late date of the Exodus is believed to have been
The early date of the Exodus is believed to have been ca.
The late date of the Exodus is believed to have been ca.
What type of law is the Ten Commandments?
What was an indication of God's leadership throughout the journey of the Israelites (i.e., Numbers 9)?
Cloud over the tabernacle
What was the punishment God pronounced upon the Israelites because they did not enter the promised land at the time planned?
No one over the age of 20 would be allowed to enter the promised land
What was the result of Moses' sin (striking the rock) at Kadesh (Numbers 20)?
He was not permitted to enter Canaan
Whom did God choose to lead the Israelites into the promised land?
The word "Marah" means
What was Jethro's relationship to Moses?
Which one of the following offerings signifies a total dedication to God?
Which one of the following is known as Yom Kippur?
Day of Atonement
What was the purpose of the Feast of Tabernacles or Booths?
To commemorate the wilderness wandering.
How many spies were sent out to investigate the land of Canaan?
Each year Israel remembers God's rescue from Egypt by celebrating a festival called what?
In which two Old Testament books can one read versions of the "ten words?"
Where was Moses' first theophany?
Moses' expression of monotheism in Deut. 6:4 is known as what?
What is the name of the Akkadian king that had a similar story to that of Moses (his mother also hid him in the river in a basket).
According to the book of Exodus, God did not reveal himself to the patriarchs as YHWH, but as
Caleb, one of the faithful spies, was from the tribe of
Joshua, one of the faithful spies, was from the tribe of
Where was the place of Israel's great sin and rebellion, where they refused the command of YHWH to enter into the land of promise?
The content of the book of Deuteronomy is best summarized as
Name the prophet found in the book of Numbers who had a talking donkey.
Moses died upon what mountain?