History Term
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Use the word in a sentence that shows your understanding
of the history term
topographyDelaney's_Topography.jpg
The surface of an area like mountains, oceans, deserts, etc.
The area's topography was rocky.
vegetationDelaney's_Vegetation.jpg
The amount of plant growth in a certain area.
I know that vegetation grows easily along rivers and lakes.
deltaDelaney's_Delta.jpg
A place where water spills into at the end of the river.
The two long rivers led to a huge delta.
papyrusDelaney's_Papyrus.jpg
A plant found in water used to make paper and rope back in ancient times.
The papyrus plant made fine paper.3w
nomadDelaney's_Nomad.jpg
A group or tribe who wanders from place to place and doesn't live in a permanent home.
I am glad that we have permanent homes, unlike a group of nomads.
HebrewsDelaney's_Hebrews.jpg
People who live in the northeast part of egypt.
Hebrews go to sabbath to worship god.
TorahDelaney's_Torah.jpg
The Jewish Bible's first five books.
Hebrews study the Torah at sabbath.
AbrahamDelaney's_Abraham.jpg
A person who lead the Hebrews to Canaan from Mesopotamia.
Hebrews believe Abraham was a great leader.
MosesDelaney's_Moses.jpg
A person who gave Judaism the Ten Commandments and lead the Hebrews to freedom.
Moses gave the Hebrews the Ten Commandments.
King DavidDelaney’s_King_David.jpg
A man who stepped forward to fight for his god, and was rewarded by becoming king.
King David was faithful and loyal to his god.
SolomonDelaney's_Solomon.jpg
The man who built the first great temple of Jerusalem.
Only one wall is left from the first temple, built by King David's son, Solomon.
convenantDelaney's_Covenants.jpg
A promise or an agreement made between two or more people.
God made a convenant to King David that he would always be king then his children, so on.
descendantsDelaney's_Descendants.jpg
A daughter, son, grandson, granddaughter, etc.
King David'd descendants will always be king, promised God.
sacrificeDelaney's_Sacrifice.jpg
Thge killing of an animal as a gift for God, asking for something in return.
The crops were not growing, so the people gave an animal sacrifice to God.
prophetDelaney's_Prophet.jpg
A person who translates God's word and orders to others.
The Pope is believed to be a prophet.
plagueDelaney's_Plague.jpg
A series of huge problems thought to be created by God as a punishment.
The holiday Pass Over is from the plague.
ExodusDelaney's_Exodus.jpg
When the Hebrews escaped from slavery.
The Exodus is an important part of the Hebrew's history.
Ten CommandmentsDelaney's_Ten_Commandments.jpg
The laws Moses was given by God.
At Sabbath, we study the ten commandments.
SabbathDelaney's_Sabbith.jpg
The last day of the week, for rest, food, and worship.
Hebrews have Sabbath every Saturday.
Ark of CovenantDelaney's_Ark_of_the_Covenant.jpg
The chest that carries the Ten Commandments, scribed on stone, after thier first flight from Egypt.
The Ark of Covient is thought to be a symbol sent from God.