King David of Israel: History & Overview


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What longtime foes did David defeat once and for all for the Israelite people?

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1. David's reign lasted nearly 40 years, up to ____ when he died of natural causes.

2. David built his kingdom's infrastructure through:

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz/worksheet combo will help check your understanding of the lesson on the life of King David of Israel. Some of the details that you will be assessed on include foes that David faced, his successor and his achievements.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use this printable worksheet and quiz to check what you know about the following:

  • Which foe David defeated for the Israelites
  • Year of David's death
  • Achievements of King David
  • How David built his kingdom
  • David's son

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson on the life of King David of Israel
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding who or what built the infrastructure of David's kingdom
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about who David fought for the Israelites

Additional Learning

To learn more about this famous king, review the accompanying lesson called King David of Israel: History, Overview. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Recognize the legacy of King David
  • Know about David's expansion of Israelite territory and his alliances
  • Understand what 'apocryphal' means