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1

who was Rehoboam?

He introduces idolatry to Judah. High places, Asherah poles and male shire prostitutes.

2

Who was Abijah?

Son of Rehoboam; also an idolater

3

Who was Asa?

Brings religious reform to Judah and secures Ben-Hadad as an ally.

4

Jehoram?

Dies of battle injuries right before the revolt of Jehu

5

Athaliah

The only queen of Judah

6

Joash

the boy king

7

Uzziah

The most powerful king of Judah

8

Hezekiah

the most righteous king of Judah

9

Manasseh

the most wicked king of Judah

10

What was the fall of the southern kingdom?

In 586 BCE the forces of Nebuchadnezzar break through the city wall, loot and burn the temple, carry away the remaining inhabitant captive to Babylon.