History Term
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topography
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The surface features of a place or a region (shape of the land).
The topograpy was rough.
vegetation
The plant life of a place or region.
That vegetation was amazing.
delta
An area of sediment deposited at the mouth of a river.
That delta was cool
papyrus
A tough water plant.
Did you see that papyrus?
nomad
A person who moves from place to place with no permanent home.
I am a nomad.
Hebrews
A society of people who lived in the Northeast.
I saw a Hebrew once.
Torah
The first five books of the jewish bible.
I read the Torah.
Abraham
A leader that led the Hebrews to Cannan.
Abraham is the father of the Hebrews.
Moses
A Hebrew leader who led his people out of slavery.
Moses crossed the Red Sea.
King David
A King that established Jerusalem as a holy city.
King David was a leader.
Solomon
Son of King David that became King in Jerusalem.
Solomon was wise and rich.
convenant
An agreement or promise.
i made a convenat with god.
descendants
A daughter or son, granddaughter or grandson, and so on.
so of my decendedants are girls.
sacrifice
A gift of an animal for slaughter as a way to honor gods.
i sacrifice my son.
prophet
A person who speaks or interprets for God to other people.
i am a prophet.
plague
A terrible disaster thought to be sent by God as punishment.
the diaster sent by god.
Exodus
Departure or escape.
to run
Ten Commandments
The ten laws said to be given to Moses by God.
the laws of jewish people follow.
Sabbath
The seventh day used for rest and worship.
a day of punchiment
Ark of Covenant
The chest containing the ten commandments stone tablet.
a box of the ten commandments