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Certificate in Bible Studies Classroom

Book 3: Introduction to Typology and Symbolism

Exam Questions 1-25


Instructions: Answer the questions below as you read on a separate sheet of Paper.

Transfer Your Answers to the Answer Form below and submit.

1. A _______ is a divine illustration of something that is forthcoming.

a. type

b. antitype

c. symbol

d. prophecy


2. _______are mostly found in the Old Testament, ______the fulfillment, is found in the

a. types, ceremonials, gospels

b. antitypes, types, Pentateuch

c. types, antitypes, New Testament

d. prophecies, antitypes, New Testament


3. One's personal interpretation of types can be viewed as a truth, providing proper analyzing and research.

 a. True             b. False


4. Which statement is true?

            I. Types and symbols are one and the same

            II. A Type is something that represents something else

            III. Symbols can be found in both testaments

            IV. A type without an antitype are considered symbolic interpretations


a. All are correct         b. ll, III and IV            c. I, and III      d. III and IV


5. A type can be a person, thing, event and institution only.

a. True             b. False


6. Types play an important role in Scripture because it links the New Testament with the Old Testament.

a. True b. False


7. The Wilderness experience is an example of

a. an event

b . type

c. an institution

d. people



8. The Paschal lamb is a type of

a. thing

b. event

c. institution

d. ceremony


9. The veil is a type of

a. thing

b. event

c. institution

d. event


10. Which of the following contains an example that is not a type of Christ?

            I. Aaron, Lamb, Moses, Rock

            II. Ox, Ram, Goat, Brazen Serpent

            III. David, The Ark, Incense

            IV. Cup, Joshua, Light, Coat of Skins


a. I and II

b. II and III

c. III and IV

d. II and IV

11. Of the many types of Christ, which represent His office as Priest or Ruler?

a. Aaron, Melchizedek, Joshua

b. Aaron, David, Melchizedek

c. David, Aaron, Melchizedek

d. Daniel, Aaron, Adam


12. Which types of Christ represent His role as a sacrifice?

            I. goat, lamb, ox

            II. ram, Issac

            III. lamb, ox, Jacob

            IV. coat of skins, lamb, Issac


a. II and III

b. I, II and IV

c. I and II

d. III and IV


13. Which of the following do not represent Christ's righteousness?

a. candlestick

b. light

c. water




14. Which of the following are types of an earthly man?

a. Abel

b. Cain

c. Esau

d. both b and c


15. Which of the following symbolizes confusion?

a. Horn

b. Egypt

c. Babylon

d. leaven


16. Consolation, blessing, fury and indignation are all kinds of cups that symbolize the righteousness of God.          

a. True             b. False


17.  ___________ is not significant of worship and prayer.

a. Frankincense

b. incense

c. perfume

d. Tabernacle


18. ___________is a type of God, willing to sacrifice His Son.

a. Esau

b. Noah

c. Abraham

d. Issac


19. Anointing oil, Jordan, hyssop and laver all represent sanctification in God?

a. True             b. False


20. Which of the following are symbols of worldliness?

a. Ninevah

b. Egypt

c. Horn

d. all of the above


21. What is fire symbolic of?

a. death

b. sin

c. cleansing

d. Holiness of God


22. The Veil of the Tabernacle was used to obtain direct access to God, and is a type of Christ's human body.      

a. True             b. False

23. Water is a symbol of all of the following except:

a. washing

b. purification

c. New Life

d. Holy Spirit


24. Which of the following is a symbol of sin?

a. Adam

b. leprosy

c. Satan

d. Ninevah


25. The ________horse is a symbol of great blood shed and destruction, which was prophesied by Christ.

a. black

b. red

c. pale

d. white

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