History Term
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topography
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the surface or features in a place like mountains and deserts
the topography here is great for growing plants
vegetation
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the plant life in an area
the vegetation here is awesome
delta
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the mouth of a river
there's the delta of the river
papyrus
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a tough plant used to make paper and rope in ancient times
that's a papyrus plat
nomad
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a person who move place to place and dont have a permident home
some indians were nomadic
Hebrews
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Jewish people
the hebrews traveled very far
Torah
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a jewish scroll about judism
the torah is a very special thing in judism
Abraham
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the jewish leader that led them from mesopatamia to canaan
theres a picture of Abraham
Moses
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a jewish leader that led them out of slavery in egypt
their talking about Moses
King David
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was a jewish king he was the father of king david
king David was a great leader
Solomon
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the hebrew king who built the hebrews first great temple
Solomon was a great man
convenant
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an agreemaent between two people
abraham and God made a covenant
descendants
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someones daughter, son, grandauther, grandson and so on
i'm a descendant of my parents
sacrifice
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giving up something of value as an offering
sacrifice's are made every day
prophet
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someone who speaks or interprets God to other people
very few people are prophets
plague
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a disaster affecting many people sent by God as a punishment
plague's are bad and can kill many people
Exodus
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the escape of the hebrews from egyptian slavery
the exodu was an amazing thing
Ten Commandments
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ten laws written in stone passed down by God to Moses
the ten commandments are very important to jewish people
Sabbath
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is the holiest day of the week
sabbath is celebrated by many jewish people
Ark of Covenant
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a chest containing the ten commandments
the ark of covenant is a very cool casing for the ten commandments