History Term
Definition in your own words
Use the word in a sentence that shows your understanding
of the history term
topography
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Shape and form of the land.
The topography of Michigan is a mitten.
vegetation
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The plants in the land.
The vegatation in Michigan are grocery stores and farms.
delta
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The mouth of a river.
One of Russia's rivers is connected to a delta.
papyrus
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A water plant that was made into paper and rope.
Papyrus was mostly made into paper.
nomad
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A person that moves from place to place.
Paleoithics used be nomads before they discovered how to make permanent homes.
Hebrews
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A group of people that lived north of Eygpt.
My friends are Hebrews.
Torah
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The first 5 books in the Jewish Bible.
My friend hears readings from the Torah when she goes to her Mass.
Abraham
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The man who led the Jews out of Mesopotamia to Caan.
Abraham is the Ancestor of all Jews.
Moses
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The man who led the Exodus and brought Judaism its laws, the 10 commandments.
Moses is not only part of Judism, but he is part of Christanity too.
King David
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The Hebrew king that made Jerusalem a holy city.
King David's son, Solomon made a temple in Jerusalem.
Solomon
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The Hebrew king that built Jerusalem's 1st temple.
Solomon was King David's son.
convenant
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A promise or an agreement.
God made a covenant with Abraham.
descendants
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A son or daughter, a mother or father, etc.
In the belief of Christianity, everyone's first decendant is Adam and Eve.
sacrifice
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A gift for slauther as a way to honor the gods.
Many animals where sacrifices to the gods. :*[
prophet
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A person that interprets or speaks for God as other people.
Jeasus is one example of a prophet.
plague
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A terrible disater sent by God as a punishment.
In Medieval times, there was many plauges roaming around.
Exodus
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The escape of the Hebrews, led by Moses, from slavery.
Moses led the Exodus to Caan.
Ten Commandments
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The 10 laws that were given to Moses from God.
The 10 commandments are the laws that everyone should follow.
Sabbath
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For Hebrews, Sunday is used to rest and worship according to one of the 10 commandments.
Every Hebrew celebrates Sabbath on Sundays.
Ark of Covenant
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The chest that holds the 10 commandments.
I have never seen the Ark of Covenant before.