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What were the advantages the Hyksos had over Egyptians during the second intermediate period
Chariots and compound bows
Where did aggressive expansion take place in the New Kingdom/empire
Palestine and Syria
pyramids were what
tombs for pharaohs
Who launced war of aggression when driving out the Hyksos
Rames II
Who ordered worship of Aton the sun god
Amenhotep-akhenaton
Who introduced monotheism
Amenhotep-akhenaton
Only one god.
Monotheism
who lead Hebrews out of Ur to palestine.
Abraham
Finds area west of Jordan river occupied by cannaties
Abraham
Who climbs up mount sinai
Moses
Introduces 10 commandments which is the first moral religion
Moses
ten commandments
covenant
belief in one god witout denying the existence of other gods.
henotheism
Establishes special bond between Yahweh "i am" and Hebrews
Covenant
How many years did Moses go on his Exodus "journey out"?
40 years
Where was the common shrine located
Shiloh
a golden box that contains the ten commandments
ark of covenant
Where did the Philistines defeat the hebrews and where was the ark of covenant seized
Battle of Aphek
What was Saul known for
Being a military hero
What religous act did he practice
Anointing
What battle did Saul lose
Gilboa
How does saul die
kills himself by falling on his sword
Who makes Jerusalem the capital and fortifies the city
David
Brought ark of covenant to capital
david
Expanded army and civil service
David
oriental depot
Solomon
How many wives and concubines did Solomon have
700 wives 300 concubines
Where is israel located in relation to judah and what is its capital
North, Samaria.
is a major invasion route
Israel
King of Assyria when it conqueres region and takes many hebrews from israel captive
Tilglath-Pileser iii
King when Neo babylonians destroy capital and takes Hebrews captive
Nebuchadnezzar ii
time when hebrews were taken captive
"Babylonian Captivity"
Minoans were what type of people
Farmers, Traders, peaceful,
Minoans were a
highly developed culture
Minoans created what form of writing and an athletic contest called what
Linear A, and bull vaulting.
Minoans used what type of altar
Round altar
What type of sacrifices did the Minoans do
Animal and Human.
Who first sacrificed children then switched to animals
Minoans
What type of beliefs do minoans have
polytheistic
Mycenaeans center of town was what?
Mycenae
Mycenaeans economy was similar to whose?
minoans
What type of soceity did the Mycenaeans have
War like and aristocratic which was later replaced by monarchy
Mycenaean Developed what form of writing
Linear B
Mycenaean were defeated by who
dorian Greeks
During Greek Dark ages what replaced the Bronze Age
Iron Age