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How did the Hebrews become divided into two kingdoms?

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09/19/2011

Soon after soloman's death,however, the 12 tribes divided into two kingdoms Ten tribes formed the kingdom of Israel in the north,with a new capital at Samaria Jerusalem remained the capital of the kingdom of Judah in the south Divided, th hebrews were not as powerful as they had been under David and Soloman.