Search: Quiz 17 (Fall 2018) 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. Name After the death of Saul, David first becomes the king of Judah. He becomes king of Israel, i.e., the northen tribes when Abner returns Michal, Saul's daughter and David's wife, to David. Joab, the leader of David's army, kills Abner, the leader of the armies of the northern tribes. Baanah and Rechab, two captains of Ishbaal, the son of Saul and Saul's successor, kill Ishbaal and take his head to David at Hebron. He marries Ahinoam of Jezreel and Abigail the widow of Nabal, who had been a leading member of the Calebites. When David brought the Ark of the Covenant from Baalah in Judah to Jerusalem He placed it in a sanctuary specifically built to house the sacred artifact. It remained for three months at the house of Obed-Edom, the Gittite. One of the attendants, Uzzah, died when he tried to keep it from falling off the cart. David embarrassed Michal for the way he danced in the procession. When David met Bathsheba She had just come from bathing on her roof. She was a recently widowed woman who offered David food and drink while on campaign against the Philistines. She was a servant in the household of Joab, his general, and came to his attention because of her dancing during a victory feast. Uriah the Hittite was serving in David's army. Absalom drove David from the throne and Jerusalem because He had the support of Yahweh, who was punishing David for causing the death of Uriah. He had won over the people by addressing their needs as David became more remote and disengaged. David had failed to punish Amnon for the rape of Tamar. David failed to heed the advice of Joab, the commander of the army, about the growing influence of Absalom. Adonijah failed to succeed David as king of Israel because He asked for Abishag the Shunammite to be his wife. Zadok the priest and Nathan the prophet did not sanction his succession although he had the support of Joab, the leader of the military, and the priest Abiathar. David had promised Bathsheba that her son would succeed him on the throne. Solomon rode on David's mule to Gihon, sat on David's throne, and received an anointing as king from Nathan.