Search: Quiz 35 (Fall 2017)

For some of the following questions, more than one choice might be correct, i.e., accurately reflect some aspect of the texts we are studying. In those cases the value of the responses may range from one to three points. You will receive credit for selecting any of the correct answers but to receive a perfect score of fifteen for the quiz, you will have to select the answers that most fully or accurately completes the sentence and captures the significance of the question.

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The book of Job offers an extended meditation on virtue as Aristotle describes it in the Nicomachean Ethics, especially the virtue of friendship. The prologue sets the scene, in which we see that Yahweh considers Job 'a blameless and upright man who fears god and turns away from evil' (1.8). Satan challenges that claim and suggests that Job is 'blameless and upright' because

After Satan inflicts Job with 'loathsome sores,' Job persists in his 'integrity,' which means that Job

Eliphaz the Temanite suggests to Job that he is suffering misfortune because

Bildad the Shuhite suggests to Job that he is suffering misfortune because

Zophar the Naamathite suggests to Job that he is suffering misfortune because