OLD TESTAMENT SURVEY
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This is an open-book quiz. Any notes and other resources may be used, but if a source is quoted, then note it as such. Answers should be typed along with the question.
A copy of these questions can also be downloaded at http://JohnStevenson.net under the section on Old Testament Survey.
- In what ways does the Old Testament present Christ?
- Explain how the Old Testament can be relevant to the Christian today.
- What does the word "canon" mean and how does it apply to the Old Testament?
- What does the word "apocrypha" mean?
- Why is the Apocrypha rejected by Evangelical Churches today?
- What is the significance of the Dead Sea Scrolls in the study of the Old Testament?
- List at least three reasons for rejecting the Documentary Hypothesis.
- Name three of the major rivers of the land of Israel and describe their Biblical significance.
- Who are the Hyksos and how to they relate to Egypt and the Exodus?
- What significant events surround the beginning of the Iron Age?