Ki Tavo (Deut. 26:1-29:8)

26:1 What is this verse telling us?
Why is the portion about Amalek next to this portion about "first fruits"?
26:1-2 What is the essence of the mitzvah of the "first fruits"?
According to the Midrash how is it relevant to what happened when G-d told Moses to go to Egypt to deliver the Israelites from slavery and how is it relevant to the first of the Ten Plagues?
26:2 Do all fruits come under the obligation of "first fruits"? If not, which do?
How did the farmer indicate which are the "first fruits"?
What does the Midrash say the "first fruits" teaches us?
What do we learn by having to bring the "first fruits" to a Kohen?
What do the baskets teach us about "beautifying a mitzvah"?br> 26:5 Who is the Aramean and who is the father?
How did the Aramean kill the father?How many went down to Egypt?
What does the Midrash say that speaking about the Egyptian exile teaches us?
26:6 What does this verse teach us about the erosion of Jewish morals?
26:9 What "place" is this verse referring to?
According to the Midrash why is "this place" and "this land" not in chronological sequence?
26:11 What do we learn from this verse?
Why is the convert mentioned in this verse?
26:13 What does this verse teach us about standards of behavior?
26:14 What does this verse teach us?
26:16 What does "this day" imply?
27:8 What does "well clarified" mean?
27:9 What does "this day....become a people" imply?
What does this verse have to do with the secret of the Jews survival?
27:15 In the list of curses, all of the acts are in the present tense except this one which is in the future tense. Why?
27:18 What is this verse referring to?
27:24 What is this verse referring to?
28:2 Why would anyone flee from blessings?
Why does this verse say "they will reach you"?
28:6 Why the apparent inverting of "coming" and going"?
28:7 Why is this verse considered a blessing?
28:10 What Jewish ritual object does this verse refer to?
What do you have to do to make the other nations revere you?
28:13 What does this verse have to do with people winning the lottery?
28:15 Why are the curses in the singular in this verse and in the plural in parashat Bechukotai?
28:39-40  According to the Gemara what are the affects of eating olives and olive oil?
28:45-47 Why does the Torah inflict such a harsh punishment for failure to achieve the highest degree of spirituality (i.e. serving G-d with joy)?

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