image of Samson and Delilah

Week 3. Vulgata: Samson.

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Reading Quiz

The English reading comprehension quiz involves a series of true / false questions (log in to Blackboard to take the quiz). You can take the online quiz as often as you want; the computer will record your most recent score. The quiz will be available until Thursday midnight.

If you are not a University of Oklahoma student, you can find this same quiz at QUIA.

  1. The Philistines promised to pay Delilah for her help.
  2. Samson grew weak when bound with 7 fresh sinew ropes.
  3. Samson grew weak when he was bound with brand-new ropes.
  4. Samson grew weak when seven locks of his hair were tied and pinned.
  5. Samson grew weak when seven locks of his hair were shaved off.
  6. Samson was blinded by the Philistines.
  7. The Philistines took Samson to Gaza to work in the mines.
  8. Samson was brought out to entertain the party-goers.
  9. Samson shook the columns and brought down the house.
  10. Samson's body was thrown to the dogs.

Modern Languages 4970 / MRS 4903: Medieval Latin. Spring 2003 Online Course at the University of Oklahoma. Visit for more info.
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