Wise Up | Quiz 2 Answers

Proverbs Quiz 2 – Answers

Question 1

Question: The way of the ________ is blocked with thorns, but the path of the upright is a highway.
Answer: sluggard

A lazy person’s way is blocked with briers, but the path of the upright is an open highway.
Proverbs 15:19 NLT
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Question 2

Question: The lips of the wise spread ________, but the hearts of fools are not upright.
Answer: knowledge

The lips of the wise give good advice; the heart of a fool has none to give.
Proverbs 15:7 NLT
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Question 3

Question: A sluggard’s appetite is never filled, but the desires of the ________ are fully satisfied.
Answer: diligent

Lazy people want much but get little, but those who work hard will prosper.
Proverbs 13:4 NLT
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Question 4

Question: Those who work their land will have abundant food, but those who chase ________ have no sense.
Answer: fantasies

A hard worker has plenty of food, but a person who chases fantasies has no sense.
Proverbs 12:11 NLT
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Question 5

Question: The ________ of the blameless makes their paths straight, but the wicked are brought down by their own ________.
Answer: righteousness; wickedness

The godly are directed by honesty; the wicked fall beneath their load of sin.
Proverbs 11:5 NLT
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Question 6

Question: Better to be lowly in spirit along with the ________ than to share plunder with the proud.
Answer: oppressed

Better to live humbly with the poor than to share plunder with the proud.
Proverbs 16:19 NLT
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Question 7

Question: The one who has ________ uses words with restraint, and whoever has ________ is even-tempered.
Answer: knowledge; understanding

A truly wise person uses few words; a person with understanding is even-tempered.
Proverbs 17:27 NLT
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Question 8

Question: When ________ comes, so does ________, and with shame comes reproach.
Answer: wickedness; contempt

Doing wrong leads to disgrace,
and scandalous behavior brings contempt.

Proverbs 18:3 NLT
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Question 9

Question: Whoever shuts their ears to the cry of the ________ will also ________ and not be answered.
Answer: poor; cry out

Those who shut their ears to the cries of the poor will be ignored in their own time of need.
Proverbs 21:13 NLT
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Question 10

Question: Do not let your heart envy ________, but always be zealous for the ________ the Lord.
Answer: sinners; fear of

Don’t envy sinners, but always continue to fear the Lord.
Proverbs 23:17 NLT
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