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Where did Moses take his people?
He took them to Canaan.

100

What was the Hebrews' religious belief that made them unique?
Monotheism

100

Who is Abraham?
The leader who led the Hebrews from Mespotamia to Canaan.

100

What does execute mean?
To kill.

100

What is a descendant?
A daughter or son, granddaughter or grandson,and so on.

200

Where did David make a holy city?
Jerusalem.

200

Belief in many gods is called what?
Polytheism

200

Who is Moses?
A Hebrew leader who led his people out of slavery in Egypt.

200

A gift of an animal for slaughter as a way to honor gods.
Sacrifice.

200

Who is Solomon?
King David's son.

300

What city-state/civilization was Abraham born in?
He was born in Ur, Mespotamia.

300

The Hebrews' laws and beliefs are recorded on what?
The Ten Commandments

300

What did Moses give Judaism?
He gave Judaism its fundamental laws. (10 Commandments)

300

What is Judaism?
A major world religion that was founded by the Hebrews.

300

What does Diaspora mean?
A scattering.

400

Moses helped the Hebrews escape from where?
Egypt

400

The name of the Hebrews' religion.
Judaism

400

What was Abraham's original name?
Abram.

400

What is a plague?
A terrible disaster affecting many people and thought to be sent by god as a punishment.

400

What is the Torah?
The first five books of the Jewish Bible.

500

The Torah says Moses received the Ten Commandments from what mountain?
Mount Sinai

500

According to the Torah, God told Abraham to sacrifice what?
His son, Isaac

500

When was Abraham born?
He was born about 2,000 B.C.E.

500

What is the Ark of the Covenant?
The chest containing the ten Commandments,written on stone tablets,that Hebrews carried with them during their wanderings after their flight from Egypt.

500

What did Solomon build in Jerusalem?
A magnificent temple.