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Proverbs

Chapters 9 & 10

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Proverbs 9

1) How did Wisdom build her house in verse one of this book? (Proverbs 9:1)
2) What two characteristics are portrayed as rivals in these verses of this book? (Proverbs 9:1-18)
3) What three types of people are described in this chapter of this book? (Proverbs 9:1-18)
4) What did Wisdom prepare for in these verses? (Proverbs 9:2-5)
5) Who did Wisdom prepare for in these verses? (Proverbs 9:2-5)
6) What did Wisdom encourage the simple to do in verse six of this book? (Proverbs 9:6)
7) What are the consequences of correcting a mocker, according to these verses? (Proverbs 9:7-8)
8) What are the consequences of instructing a wise or righteous person? (Proverbs 9:7-8)
9) What is the beginning of wisdom, according to verse ten of this book? (Proverbs 9:10)
10) What are the consequences of being wise of being a mocker in verse twelve? (Proverbs 9:12)
11) How did Solomon depict Folly, according to these verses? (Proverbs 9:13-15)
12) What invitation did Folly issue, and to whom did she issue it to in these verses? (Proverbs 9:16)
13) What did Folly say about water and food in verse seventeen of this book? (Proverbs 9:17)
14) What did Solomon say about Folly’s guests in verse eighteen of this book? (Proverbs 9:18)

Questions by Frank Rose.

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Proverbs 10

1) Who wrote these proverbs in verse one of this book? (Proverbs 10:1)
2) How would you describe these proverbs in these verses? (Proverbs 10:1-32)
3) What common themes are the proverbs in this chapter linked together by in these verses? (Proverbs 10:1-32)
4) What two types of people are compared and contrasted in these verses of this book? (Proverbs 10:1-32)
5) How did Solomon characterize the wise person, according to these verses? (Proverbs 10:1-32)
6) How did Solomon describe the wicked person in these verses? (Proverbs 10:1-32)
7) What does righteousness deliver a person from in verse two of this book? (Proverbs 10:2)
8) What are the rewards of diligence and laziness in verses four and five of this book? (Proverbs 10:4-5)
9) How did Solomon compare the memory of the righteous and the wicked in verse seven? (Proverbs 10:7)
10) What did Solomon say about the mouth of the righteous and the wicked in these verses? (Proverbs 10:11-14)
11) How are hatred and love different, according to verse twelve? (Proverbs 10:12)
12) How do the wages of the righteous differ from the income of the wicked in verse sixteen? (Proverbs 10:16)
13) What did Solomon say about the tongue, the lips, and words in these verses? (Proverbs 10:18-21 and 31-32)
14) What can the fear of the Lord do in verse twenty-seven of this book? (Proverbs 10:27)

Questions by Frank Rose.