SS Chp 7-9 Vocab
the shape and elevation of surface features such as mountains deserts or a place or region
the plants of a place or region
|Nile River|| |
the longest river in the world, flowing through eastern Africa to a delta in northeastern Egypt
a nation in northeast Africa, first settled around 3100 B.C.E.
a society along the Nile River, south of Egypt, from about 2000 B.C.E. to 350 C.E.
|Mediterranean Sea|| |
a body of water north of Africa
a land northeast of Egypt, settled by the ancient Israelites, from about 1800 B.C.E. to 70 C.E.
|Jordan River|| |
a river in southwestern Asia that flows from the Lebanon Mountains, south through the Sea of Galilee, into the Dead Sea
a ruler of ancient Egypt
the first woman pharaoh of ancient Egypt
|Ramses II|| |
an ancient Egyptian pharaoh, known as "Ramses the Great"; skilled as a military leader; and responsible for building many monuments, including the temple of Abu Simbel
a written agreement by which two or more states agree to peaceful relations
|social pyramid|| |
a pyramid outline showing the positions of social classes according to their status in a society
|social class|| |
a group in a society that is ranked by factors such as wealth, property, and rights
of high birth or rank
a person who does farmwork for wealthy landowners
an existence after death
a symbol used in hieroglyphics, a system of writing developed around 3000 B.C.E.