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78 Cards in this Set

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order of the books
Zman Nekat- ladies first
eras of rabbinic leadership before mishna
Moshe, Yehoshua, Zkeinim, Anshei K'neset Hagdolah
Who compiled the mishna?
Rabbi Yehouda Hanasi
why did he compile the mishna
due to persecution, the jews were forgetting
the mishna was the ______ publication of the oral law
how many memebers in Sanhedrin?
who established the K'neset Hagidolah?
Ezra the scribe
How many members were in the K'neset Hagidolah?
the last three prophets were part of the original membership of ______
K'neset Hagidolah
who were the last three prophets?
Malachi, Zarachya, Chagi
Wat are the sdarim?
main catergories
what are the K'vatzim?
common characteristics
what are the M'sechtot
What were the two priorities we mentioned that Rabbi Yehouda Hanasi had in how he catergorized the mishnayot?
1) keep intact
2) catergorize
according to the mishna, which people are excempt from the mishna of dwelling in the sukkah?
women, slaves, children who need their mother
what was the point of arguement between Rabbi Akeevah and Rabbi Yechonanan Ben Nuri dealing with the musaf prayer of Rosh Hashanah?
where malchuyot should go
what are mitzvot Aseh Shehazman Gramah?
positive timebound mitzvot
what story that was brought in the mishna to disagree with the position initially stated in the mishna?
Shamei Hazakein made a sukkah for his grand-baby
what is the dispute between beit hillel and beit shamai regarding how to properly perform an act of dwelliung in the sukkah?
most of the body and head in sukkah but table is out
how did hillel support his position on the sukkah?
both groups sed nothing
How did shamai support their position on the sukkah?
both groups corrected him
what parts of the body must be in the sukkah when a person is fulfiling his obligatin to dwell in it?
head and majority of body
what actions must one do in the sukkah?
sleeping, and permanet eating
what prohibition dealing wiuth shofars did the mishna discuss?
dont blow shofar on shabat rosh hashana
what is the rationale behind of blowing shofar
u might carry it illegally
wha is the source of blowing shofar
the rabbis
what relation did a person have with a previous nasi in order to bcoime the new nasi
son or grandson
during rabbi gamliel diyavnehs time, what event occured that prompted the sunhedrin to move to yavneh?
destruction of the beit hamigdash
At later point in the history of the K'nesey Hagadolah, what administrative posts were established?
Av Beit Din and Nasi
What led to the revolt of Bar Kochvah?
Roman Persecution
rabban gamliel dyavneh and his sanhedrin established what?
text and times for prayers

holiday laws

what compelled the sanhedrin to move from yavneh to oosha?
they were not allowed to learn and not allowed a sanhedrin, and they werent allowed to meet in beit k'neset
who was the last nasi of the K'neset Hagidolah?
who was the last av beit din of the K'neset Hagidolah?
who was the first nasi of the sanhedrin?
who was the first av beit din of the sanhedrin?
who were the rabbis whos halachic opinions were recorded in the mishna?
who was nasi when the sanhedrin was situated in the Beit Hamikdash?
who was nasi when the sanhedrin was situated in the Beit Hamikdash and har habiet?
rabbi gamliel hazaken
who was the nasi when the sanhedrin was in yeroshaliem?
rabbi shimon ben gamliel harishon
who was the nasi when the sanhedrin was in yavneh?
rabbi gamliel dyevneh
who was the nasi after hillel?
rabbi gamliel hazakein
whn it was able to be there, where was teh sanhedrin located?
in the beit hamikdash
who was nasi when the sanhedrin was in Oosha, Shefram, and beit shioraim?
rabbi shimon ben gamliel hasheini
who was nasi when the sanhedrin was in beit shiarim and tzipori?
rabbi yehouda hanasi
if one read the megilah by heart, is he fufilled?
if one read the megilah out of order, is he fufilled?
if one read a translation of the megilah from the original hebrew only in a language he understood, is he fufilled?
if one read a translation of the megilah from the original hebrew in a language that he did not understand, is he fufilled?
if mr english heard the megillah in hebrew, is he ok?
if mr english heard the megillah in english, is he ok?
if mr hebrew heard the megillah in hebrew, is he ok?
if mr hebrew heard the megillah in english, is he ok?
what was the difficulty found in our mishna?
english to hebrew is ok, while hebrew to english is not
explain what Shomeiah Kioneh is:
one person reads, other listens and both Yotzei
give an example of shomeiah Kioneh
reading the megillah, saying kiddush
at what point may one start eating his/her Pesach seder?
dark or when the stars come out
to what lengths must one go to ensure that poor people have their four cups of wine at the seder?
go into the community found
must a poor person lean at the seder?
which part of the kiddush is the blessing on the wine?
the first part
which part of the kiddush is the blessing on the day?
the second part
what led each of the schools of rabbis to their opinion about kiddush?
1) the day causes u to say it
2) more common first
in response to what did the rabbis establish the times for tefilah?
destruction of the beit hamikdash
what is the name of the prayer that takes place in the morning?
tefilat hashacher
what is the name of the prayer that takes place in the afternoon?
tefilat hamincha
what is the name of the prayer that takes place in the night?
tefilat ha'erev or ma'ariv
to what is rabbi yehouda in our mishna refering when he says that tefilat hashacher is until four hours?
four hours after sunrise
on what occasions do we say tefilat moosaf?
shabbat, yom tov, and rosh hachodesh
what did rabbi nechumyah ben hakanah do that our mishna described? explain both parts and how they were different from each other:
when he entered he asked that he would not teach any of the wrong information

when he left he would thank g-d for the education he gave and that he didnt mess up
what was the common topic between both mishnas?
if the mishna about times was before, what would you say this mishna deals with?
beit midrash
what were the three positions mention in this mishna regarding what prayer a person should pray?
rabbi eliezer warns one from making their prayers:
rabbi yehoushua adds that if a person finds him/herself in a dangerous sitution:
to say a short specialized prayer
according to the rabbis, what helps a person concentrate on something?
to face the object
what are the three positions metioned in the mishna about musaf?
1) with minyan
2) with or without minyan
3) indivisual when minyan
why would one think that musaf should only be said in a minyan?
special community events make a musaf happen
if a person is not able to pray facing the proper direction, what is the halacha?
to concentrate on the holy of holies