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1

Genesis is from a Greek word that means what?

Beginning

2

What is the term used to describe a story about the creation of the world? (like Genesis)

cosmonogy

3

What is reek for the image of God?

imago Dei

4

What would be the term if God created something from himself?

monism

5

What is one argument people use to discredit Genesis?

God didn't create Sun and Moon until day 4, and thats how we track time.

6

Gender equality is the result of what?

the fall of man

7

Satan used to be called Lucifer which in Latin means what?

light giver(he was an archangel above all other angels)

8

Who said there is a God shaped hole in everyone?

St. Augustine

9

Whenever God gives judgement, he also gives what?

Grace

10

What is the name of the part of the people that survived?

faithful remnant(Noah and his fam)

11

Who did Hitler say the Jews were descendants from?

Ishmael(not true)

12

What could Joseph's coat of many colors be considered?

status symbol

13

Who discovered the ruins of Troy?

Heinrich Schliemann

14

Over 99% of documents are lost from ancient Egypt due to what?

A fire

15

What period was there Jewish slaves and they created 2 great cities for pharaoh?

New Kingdom period

16

What were the 2 cities the Jews built during Exodus?

Ramses and Pithon

17

What can the Jewish cities be compared to?

Troy from Homer's Liliad

18

What is one of the oldest forms of literature?

Epic

19

What is an Epic?

A narrative about the birth of a great nation and a cultural hero

20

What does the word patria mean?

Homeland. It's where we get patriotic from.

21

Who is the cultural hero for the epic in Exodus?

Moses

22

How is Moses a man of 2 nations?

Born a Hebrew but raised by Egyptians.

23

Why does Moses kill an Egyptian?

The Egyptian was fighting a Hebrew

24

What does an Epic hero embody?

The cultural values of that society

25

epic heroes usually have what?

epic flaws(Achilles sulking in his tent)

26

What is the set of dieting rules regarding cleanliness of foods and non-cleanliness of others?

Ka-Shrut

27

What is a contract that states God will do something for you, if you do something for him?(circumcision)

Covenant

28

Why is it easy to tell when an Archaeology site was home to Jews?

There are no pig bones

29

What separates the Hero of Moses from other epics?

God does all the saving

30

What is a Greek term used to describe a miraculous salvation?

Deus-Ex-Machina

31

Greece is usually credited for Democracy but who also played a role?

Jews

32

What power did Samson have and how did he have it?

Power of strength because of his hair

33

What comparison can be made between Jesus and Samson?

They are both from Nazareth and it is they could be classified as a case of typology

34

Between Samson and Jesus, who is the type?

Samson

35

Between Samson and Jesus, who is the anti- type?

Jesus

36

Samuel appointing his son's as political leaders could be problematic because?

At that time God was appointing leaders

37

What is the term when God is ruling a nation?

Theocracy

38

What is the second fall of man?

kingship

39

Golden age literature covers from who to who?

Saul to Solomon

40

What is the House of God called

Pinnatis

41

Why does Uriah not go to sleep with his wife after David tells him to?

They are at war. Which is where David should be

42

Who are involved in dilemma 1: Disabilty in the Ancient World?

David and Mephibosheth

43

Who rapes Tamar?

Amnon, her brother, then he sends her away

44

What is the ideology of doing whatever you want?

Hedonism

45

How does God appear to Moses and what does he order him to do?

God appears in a burning bush and tells Moses to free the Israelites

46

What are the first five plagues set on Egypt?

1. Water turned blood
2. Frogs from the Nile
3. Lice from dust
4. Swarm of flies
5. Death of livestock

47

What are the second five plagues sent to Egypt?

1. Ashes turned boils
2. Fire hail
3. Locusts
4. 3 days of darkness
5. Death of first born (passover)

48

How does God appear as at the top of Mount Sinai?

In clouds and thunder

49

What did Moses convince God not to do?

destroy Israel's people

50

Why are the Israelites given Saul as a king?

Because they wanted one

51

How does Saul die?

He falls on his sword