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Features in places such as mountains, rivers, oceans
and deserts.
Topography are surface features of a place or region, such as mountains and deserts.
vegetation
Plant life in a place.
Vegetation is the plant life of a place or region.
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delta

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Area of sediment placed at the mouth of a river.
Delta are area of sediment deposited at the mouth of a river.
papyrus

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A type of plant that can be made into paper or rope.
Papyrus is a tough water plant used to make paper and rope in the ancient time
nomad

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People who travel from one place to the other with no real home.
Nomads are people who travel from place to place with no permanent home
Hebrews

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People who lived near Egypt in Canaan.
Hebrews are people who are ancient Israelites. They lived to the northeast of Egypt, in Canaan, from 1800 B.C.E. to 70 C.E.
Torah

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The first five books in the Jewish Bible.
The Torah are the first five books of the Jewish Bible.
Abraham
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The leader who introduced the Hebrews.
Abraham was the leader who led the Hebrews from Mesopatamia to Canaan.
Moses

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The leader who freed the Jews from slavery in Egypt.
Moses was a Hebrew leader who led his people out of slavery in Egypt and brought judaism its fundemental laws, the Ten Commandments.
King David

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The leader who made Jerusalem a holy city.
King David was the Hebrew king who established Jerusalem as a holy city.
Solomon

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The leader who made the first great temple for Jerusalem.
Also the son of King David.
Soloman was the Hebrew king who built Jerusalem's first great temple; son of King David.
convenant

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A promise.
Convenant is an agreement or promise.
descendants

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Descendents are the members in your family which are daughter and sons and so on.
Descendants is a daughter or son, granddaughter or a grandson, and so on.
sacrifice

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

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The person who speaks for God to other people.
Prophet is a person who speaks or interprets for God to other people.
plague

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Terrible disasters that hurt a lot of people and was a punishment from God.
Plague is a terrible disaster affecting many people and thought to be sent by God as a punishme
Exodus

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The escape from slavery of the Hebrews from Egypt.
Exodus is the escape of the Hebrews form Egyptian slavery.
Ten Commandments

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Laws that were givin from God to Moses.
Ten Commandments are the ten laws said to be givin to Moses by God.
Sabbath

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The seventh day of the week where the Hebrews use to rest and pray to God.
Sabbath is the seventh day of the week to be used for rest and worship, according to one of the Ten Commandments.
Ark of Covenant

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A chest that ahs the Ten Commandments in the chest that were written on stone tablets.
Ark of Covenant is the chest containing the Ten Commandments, written on stone tablets, that the Hbrews carried with them during their wanderings after their flight from Egypt.