Triangle-shaped area of land made from soil deposited by a river
Supposedly rose to power in Upper Egypt in 3100 BC
Title used by the rulers of Egypt
Series of rulers fromt he same family
A perido in Egyptian history that lasted for about 500 years from about 2700 to 2200 BC
Most famous pharaoh of the Old Kindom
People from rich and powerful families
W way of doing something
LIfe after death
Specially treated bodies wrapped in cloth
People of wealth and power
Huge stone tombs with four triangle-shaped sides that met in a point on top
The application of scientific knowledge for practical purposes
A period of order and stability which lasted to about 1750 BC
The period during which Egypt reached the height of its power and glory
Worked to increase Egyptian trade and was a supporter of the arts and architecture
Ramses the Great
The pharaoh in the 1200's BC who fought the Hittites from Asia Minor
Paths followed by traders
Binding legal agreements
Egyptian writing system
Long-lasting paper-like material made from reeds
Huge, stone slab inscribed with hieroglyphics
Imaginary creatures with the bodies of lions and the heads of other animals or humans
A tall, four-sided pillar that is pointed on top
King Tut - his tomb was filled with treasures that taught us much about Egyptian burial practices and beliefs
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