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Why did many of the Jews in Judea rebel against Antiochus Epiphanes?

He tried to replace the Jewish high priest, Jason, with Menelaus,  who offered to collect higher taxes from the Judean Jews for  Antiochus.    Answer:   The Seleu (MORE)

Why did antiochus call himself epiphanes?

"Epiphanes" is Greek, and means "god manifest." Like a number of earlier kings, he deified himself out of overweening pride and arrogance.
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Why was Antiochus Epiphanes hated by the Jews?

Antiochus was a Greek leader who became ruler of Israel. So, there was both Greek and Jewish culture there. He wished to conquer Egypt, but before he could do so, he had to st (MORE)
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What did Antiochus do to the Jewish Temple?

He sent an Athenian senator to force the Jews to profane the Temple in Jerusalem and dedicate it to Olympian Zeus. He also brought into the Temple things that were forbidden, (MORE)

What is iv?

  In roman numerals: 4 In medicine: Intravenous - into the vein.
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What is the answer to 20c plus 5 equals 5c plus 65?

20c + 5 = 5c + 65 Divide through by 5: 4c + 1 = c + 13 Subtract c from both sides: 3c + 1 = 13 Subtract 1 from both sides: 3c = 12 Divide both sides by 3: c = 4
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Why did Jews remember antiochus IV epiphanes?

Because he tried to stamp out Judaism. The Seleucids (Syrian-Greeks) under Antiochus Epiphanes (2ndcentury BCE), at the instigation of the Hellenizers, had forbiddenvarious To (MORE)