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1

שָׁלֹשׁ

three

2

What are the two spelling options for the number one (ms and fs)?

אֶחָד
אַחת

3

אַרְבַּע

four

4

What about ordinal numbers greater than tenth?

Cardinal numbers are used

5

How is twenty thousand formed?

The dual form of ten thousand

6

תֵּ֫שַׁע

nine

7

מֵאָה

100

8

How do the other numerical sequences proceed?

In a same pattern of three hundred, three thousand, and thirty thousand
שְׁלֹשׁ מֵאוֹת
שְׁלֹ֫שֶׁת אֲלָפִים
שְׁלֹשׁ רִבּוֹת

9

If a number takes a pronominal suffix, what form of the word does it occur?

construct form

10

שְׁנַ֫יִם

two

11

שְׁמֹנֶה

eight

12

אֶ֫לֶף

1,000

13

How is 30-90 formed?

By the masculine plural forms of 3-9

14

עֶשְׁרִים

twenty

15

Can plural numbers appear with singular nouns? And if so how do you translate it?

1. yes
2. translate as a plural noun

16

רְבָבָה

10,000

17

How is the number one used in the construct state?

1. It will precede an absolute noun that is usually plural

18

How are numbers 11-19 formed?

with a combination of ten and one-nine

19

How is two thousand formed?

The dual form of one thousand

20

How are the ordinal numbers 2-10 formed?

From a common root from their corresponding cardinal number (the first ordinal is derived from head, top, chief)

21

What are the two different types of numbers in Hebrew?

1. Cardinal: for counting (1, 2, 3, etc.)
2. Ordinal: indicate position (first, second, third, etc.)

22

What distinguishes the masculine and feminine ordinal numbers for 2-10?

1. the masculine end in Hireq Yod
2. The feminine end in a Hireq Yod Taw

23

חָמֵשׁ

five

24

How are ordinal numbers classified?

As adjectives (when attributive they follow the noun they modify and usually agree in gender and definiteness)

25

How is two hundred formed?

The dual form of one hundred

26

שֵׁשׁ

six

27

שֶׁ֫בַע

seven

28

What are the different forms that an ordinal number can take?

masculine or feminine

29

How are the numbers 2-10 classified? But what is unique about this classification as it relates to these numbers?

1. as nouns
2. They do not agree in gender with the other nouns to which they are related (masculine numbers can be used with feminine nouns and feminine numbers can be used with masculine nouns)
3. While the numbers are singular in form the nouns are plural

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רִאשׁוֹן

first, former

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