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Ancient Israel Overview Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How old is the Jewish faith?

Question 2 2. The history of the Hebrews lives on today in _____.

Question 3 3. How did being God's chosen people impact the lives of the Hebrews?

Question 4 4. Which of the following was NOT a major agricultural product of ancient Israel?

Question 5 5. One of the technologically advanced features of Tel Megiddo was a water system that was located where?

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Question 6 6. Soldiers in ancient Israel would live in the _____.

Question 7 7. What best describes the Mishnah?

Question 8 8. Which of the following is mentioned in the Noahide Laws?

Question 9 9. Which of the following to Jews hold to be the word of God?

Question 10 10. Which of the following was NOT a common art form of ancient Israel?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following were commonly used materials for sculpting in ancient Israel?

Question 12 12. The archaeological findings of King Ahab's ''ivory palace'' are called the _____ ivories.

Question 13 13. What written language is found on the Samaria Ostraca?

Question 14 14. What do the Samaria Ostraca suggest that these amphorae were originally used for?

Question 15 15. What is an ostracon?

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Question 16 16. In ancient Israelite belief systems, Yahweh is typically depicted as a(n) _____ god, meaning he takes on human characteristics and actions.

Question 17 17. In the Tanakh, Yahweh reveals his divine name in the book of Exodus to the prophet _____.

Question 18 18. In ancient Israelite belief systems, _____ was the Canaanite storm god who was challenged by Elijah.

Question 19 19. Which of the following was NOT a role of the king in Ancient Israel?

Question 20 20. In Ancient Israel, the prophets played an important role in critiquing the kingship and the Israelites. Which prophet does this by describing the Israelites as adulterous against Yahweh?

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Question 21 21. The king's _____ acted as a secretary and accountant in Ancient Israel.

Question 22 22. Which of the following would be a common food for Israelites?

Question 23 23. What was the most common dyed color of clothing for common Israelites?

Question 24 24. Which of the following would a common Israelite NOT have in their home?

Question 25 25. Which of the following metals was used primarily for payment in ancient Israel?

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Question 26 26. In ancient Israel, what was used both for grouping animals, like oxen, together as well as for helping workers carry things on their shoulders?

Question 27 27. Which of the following woods was NOT commonly used by ancient Israelite carpenters to make their products (housing, furniture, boats, etc.)?

Question 28 28. Which of the following is the main reason why Judaism has survived for so many years when other religions haven't?

Question 29 29. Ancient Israelite military cities were protected by _____, typically reinforced stone walls around the city.

Question 30 30. Which two cities were the sites of the oral Torah being committed to writing?

Ancient Israel Overview Chapter Exam Instructions

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