History Chapter 7
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The Hebrews' religion was called
God spoke to him
What occurred before Abraham left Mesopotamia?
To escape slavery, Moses led the Hebrews out of
The Exodus is the story of the Hebrews' departure from Egypt
Summarize the Exodus?
After returning to Canaan, the Hebrews called themselves
David was a stronger king than Saul
How was King David different from King Saul?
Who became king of the Israelites after David?
Under David, Israel's new capital became
The Assyrians conquered the Jews Northern kingdom of Israel before the Babylonian Captivity
What conquest event took place before the Babylonian Captivity?
The Chaldeans, Persians, Greeks, and Romans
What groups controlled the Israelites?
they were not allowed to inherit property
What shows that Hebrew women had few rights?
Which Hebrew woman is seen as a model of devotion to one's family?
Series of plagues
What prompted the pharaoh to free the Hebrews?
Worship of one god
What does monotheism mean?
The central beliefs of Judaism are God, education, justice, and
Fair in business dealings
What shows the Jews' belief in justice and righteousness?
The most sacred text in Judaism is the
A Jewish house of worship is called a
Mosaic laws are the guide to a Jew's everyday life
How are Mosaic laws different from the Ten Commandments?
People who receive messages from God are called
Explain Jewish laws
What is the purpose of the Talmud?
How the jews lived around 2000 years ago
The Dead Sea Scrolls helped scholars learn about what?
helped shaped western cultures
What best describes Judaism's effect on later cultures?
Many people do not work on the weekends
Which common behavior today comes from the Jewish idea of honoring the Sabbath?
The first people to follow Islam believed they descended from Abraham shows Judaism's influence on the development of Islam
How did Judaism influence the development of Islam?
Which Jewish people today believe in strictly following the Mosaic laws?
messages from hebrew prophets, expressions of Hebrew wisdom, poetry, stories, and songs
What did the Hebrew Bible contain?
The Zealots hope to overthrow the Romans
What did Zealots hope to achieve?
burning of the Second Temple
What was most responsible for ending the first Jewish revolt against the Romans?
committed to defending their way of life.
What conclusion can you draw about the Jews who locked themselves into Masada?
After the second Jewish Revolt against the Roman Jews were banned from Jerusalem and many Jews moved throughout the Mediterranean Region
What happened after the second Jewish revolt against the Romans?
Jewish religious leaders were called
The Ashkenazim descended from Jews who moved to
lived in different parts of the world
Why did the Ashkenazim and Sephardim develop different rituals and cultures?
Over time, the Sephardim developed their own language called
Which holiday celebrates the rededication of the Second Temple?
Which event do Jews remember when celebrating Passover?
Traditions and holy days help Jews understand their
What do Jews consider to be the most holy day of the year?
Masada ended when the Jews there took their own lives
How did the event at Masada end?
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