Question 1  The use of the title “Holy One of Israel” appears      equally in both “halves” of the book of Isaiah. This unifying element      argues for Isaiah’s authorship of the whole book. 

True 

False 

1 points   

Question 2  Jonah’s prayer in Jonah 2:1-10 closely follows the form      of a songs of confession in the Psalms – where the worshipper confesses a      sin to God and asks for a specific act of deliverance. 

True 

False 

1 points   

Question 3  Zephaniah’s preaching thus helped influence perhaps the      greatest revival in Judah’s history. 

True 

False 

1 points   

Question 4  The book of Malachi is structured around disputations      in which the Lord dialogues with His people in a series of questions and      answers. 

True 

False 

1 points   

Question 5  Jeremiah’s two visits to the potter were prophetic sign      acts that visualized how the covenantal relationship between the Lord and      His people had reached a breaking point. 

True 

False 

1 points   

Question 6  According to the textbook, the key verse to the book of      Lamentations is “Because of the Lord’s faithful love we do not perish, for      His mercies never end. They are new every morning; great is Your      faithfulness” (Lam. 3:22–23). 

True 

False 

1 points   

Question 7  Hosea’s ministry began at a time of great economic      prosperity for Israel, but that rapidly disintegrated into one of national      catastrophe by the end of his ministry. 

True 

False 

1 points   

Question 8  The Immanuel prophecy in Isaiah makes clear that this      is not a typical human child because he is described as a “Prince of      Heaven.” 

True 

False 

1 points   

Question 9  Ezekiel portrayed the siege of Jerusalem through a      series of four __________ in order to show the exiles that the fall      of Jerusalem was near, 

  

miracles 

 

sign acts 

 

letters 

 

psalms 

1 points   

Question 10  The story of Jonah is a reminder that the Lord’s plan      of salvation extends beyond Israel to include all the nations, even those      who were Israel’s greatest enemies. 

True 

False 

1 points   

Question 11  In Isaiah, Christ is pictured as the coming conqueror. 

True 

False 

1 points   

Question 12  In Malachi, the Lord promised that He would send the      prophet _________ prior to the future Day of the Lord to restore His      people. 

  

Moses 

 

Elijah 

 

Aaron 

 

Elisha 

1 points   

Question 13  Amos concluded his prophecies of unrelenting judgment      with a message of hope concerning Israel’s future restoration. God      promised: 

  

to make Israel victorious over her   enemies 

 

to restore Jeroboam’s throne 

 

long lives for dutiful obedience 

 

to increase their knowledge of the   “Holy One of Israel” 

 

All of the above 

1 points   

Question 14  Nebuchadnezzar built a golden statue and required      Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego, as well all of his government officials      to worship this statue when certain music played. 

True 

False 

1 points   

Question 15  Habakkuk’s second question was: 

  

“Will the Lord spare the priests   and prophets?” 

 

“Why does the Lord not punish   injustice in Judah?” 

 

“Will the Lord have mercy?” 

 

“How can God use the Babylonians   to punish Judah?” 

1 points   

Question 16  Edom was lifted up because of excessive pride. They      believed their mountain fortresses made them invulnerable to enemy attack.      

True 

False 

1 points   

Question 17  Critical scholarship has argued for multiple authorship      of the book and has viewed chapters 40–66 as coming after the time of      Isaiah. 

True 

False 

1 points   

Question 18  Haggai in tandem with ______________ challenged the      postexilic community to resume the work of rebuilding the temple. 

  

Zephaniah 

 

Zebadiah 

 

Zedekiah 

 

Zechariah 

1 points   

Question 19  In Isaiah, Christ is pictured as the branch of Jesse. 

True 

False 

1 points   

Question 20  The book of Lamentations is a series of five separate      laments over the fall of Jerusalem to the __________. 

  

Assyrians 

 

Persians 

 

Babylonians 

 

Egyptians 

1 points   

Question 21  Zephaniah was of royal descent, the great-great      grandson of King Hezekiah. 

True 

False 

1 points   

Question 22  Malachi prophesied in the postexilic period before the      rebuilding of the temple and the reinstitution of the sacrifices and      rituals associated with the temple. 

True 

False 

1 points   

Question 23  Micah was a prophet in Judah and a contemporary of the prophet      ________. 

  

Amos 

 

Jeremiah 

 

Isaiah 

 

Daniel 

1 points   

Question 24  Habakkuk’s third question was: 

  

“Will the Lord spare the priests   and prophets?” 

 

“Will the Lord have mercy?” 

 

“Why does the Lord not punish   injustice in Judah?” 

 

“How can God use the Babylonians   to punish Judah?” 

1 points   

Question 25  The book of Jonah is a two-part story. The first part      of the book is about God’s mercy to His disobedient prophet. The second      part of the book is about God’s mercy to the wicked people of Nineveh. 

True 

False 

1 points   

Question 26  The book of Isaiah opens with seven sermons that serve      as a thematic introduction to the book. 

True 

False 

1 points   

Question 27  Zechariah’s book can be divided up into eight visions,      four messages, and two burdens. 

True 

False 

1 points   

Question 28  Daniel’s three friends were Hananiah, Mishael, and      Azariah. 

True 

False 

1 points   

Question 29  According to Micah, the Lord was angry that social      injustice became common in Israel. He was worried this would soon spread      to Judah. 

True 

False 

1 points   

Question 30  The extended message of salvation at the center of the      book of Micah, as well as the emphasis on salvation at the end of each      section, reflects Micah’s focus on the hope of Israel’s future salvation. 

True 

False 

1 points   

Question 31  The Babylonians allowed Jeremiah to remain in the land      of Judah, and he ministered there until he and his scribe Baruch were      kidnapped by a faction of Jews and taken away as hostages to Egypt. 

True 

False 

1 points   

Question 32  Matthew 8:17 quotes from Isa 53:4 (“He took up our      infirmities and carried our diseases”) as evidence that Jesus is Isaiah’s      suffering servant. 

True 

False 

1 points   

Question 33  Ezekiel came from a priestly family, which helps      explain his emphasis on sin as uncleanness and defilement and his interest      in the rebuilding of the future temple. 

True 

False 

1 points   

Question 34  Isaiah ministered in to the southern two tribes known      as Judah. 

True 

False 

1 points   

Question 35  The Immanuel prophecy depicts one whose government is      noted for peace without end. 

True 

False 

1 points   

Question 36  Daniel was a contemporary of ___________ and      _____________. 

  

Isaiah/Jeremiah 

 

Jeremiah/Ezekiel 

 

Jeremiah/Jonah 

 

Amos/Ezekiel 

 

Isaiah/Ezekiel 

1 points   

Question 37  Altogether the book of Malachi raises twenty-three      questions. 

True 

False 

1 points   

Question 38  Luke 22:37 quotes from Isa 53:12 (“And he was numbered      with the transgressors”) as evidence that Jesus is Isaiah’s suffering      servant. 

True 

False 

1 points   

Question 39  According to the textbook, Zephaniah’s ministry reminds      us of the importance of preaching which confronts evil, calls for      repentance, and leads to revival. 

True 

False 

1 points   

Question 40  Daniel and his three friends were placed in a      three-year training program to learn the language, literature, and the      sciences of the Babylonians. 

True 

False 

1 points   

Question 41  Isaiah subsequently served during the reigns of three      kings in Judah. 

True 

False 

1 points   

Question 42  Ezekiel also delivered a series of oracles against      Egypt. 

True 

False 

1 points   

Question 43  _________ is the shortest book in the Old Testament. 

  

Amos 

 

Obadiah 

 

Joel 

 

Nahum 

1 points   

Question 44  Habakkuk was a contemporary of 

  

Jeremiah 

 

Zephaniah 

 

Daniel 

 

Ezekiel 

 

All of the Above 

1 points   

Question 45  Amos concluded his prophecies of unrelenting judgment      with a message of hope concerning Israel’s future restoration. God      promised: 

  

long lives for dutiful obedience 

 

plagues and pestilence on Israel’s   enemies 

 

to heal their diseases 

 

permanent settlement in the land 

1 points   

Question 46  Amos concluded his prophecies of unrelenting judgment      with a message of hope concerning Israel’s future restoration. God      promised: 

  

to restore the Davidic dynasty 

 

to return Israel to maritime   supremacy. 

 

Israel’s enemies would become her   slaves. 

 

Israel would once again worship at   Dan and Bethel. 

1 points   

Question 47  Zephaniah began his ministry at approximately the same      time as Ezekiel. 

True 

False 

1 points   

Question 48  The book of Lamentations is an anonymous composition      but early tradition identifies ___________ as the author of the book. 

  

Isaiah 

 

Daniel 

 

Ezekiel 

 

Jeremiah 

1 points   

Question 49  The possibility that the Lord might show mercy to the      Assyrians was why Jonah refused to go to the city in the first place. 

True 

False 

1 points   

Question 50  The name Immanuel means “God for us.” 

True 

False