ESSAY QUESTIONS FOR B411 - OLD TESTAMENT HISTORY AND ARCHAEOLOGY I

Please answer each of the following questions in the form of a one page essay and submit them to the Quartz Hill School of Theology for evaluation and grading. Use the Bible and the reading assignments as sources for your answers.


1. Describe, in as much detail as possible, the Ancient Near East from Abraham to Moses.

2. Describe in detail the life of Abraham.

3. Describe Egypt during the 18th and 19th dynasties.

4. List the 10 Egyptian plagues and describe their significance.

5. Draw a map of the Exodus route and list the significant sites which Israel traveled through (as described in Exodus through Deuteronomy).