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Homework for Thursday, October 1

September 29, 2015

Please do the attached reading and write down your answers to the following questions. You should continue working your note taking rubric as well. Be ready to share your notes and answers in class.

1. Around 1000 BC what factor contributed to the downfall of the Hittites?
2. Who do these “sea peoples” seem to be and what role do they play in the political history of the ANE?
3. What were the two main differences between the religion of the Hebrews and the religious traditions of other Mesopotamians?
4. What factors account for the rise of monotheism?
5. What appears to have caused the ascendancy of the Hebrew kingdom around 1000 BC?
6. What is the chronological order of the Jewish leaders, beginning with Abraham and finishing with Solomon.

THE NEAR EAST IN THE AGES OF CONFUSION Part I

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