5.4 history 6th grade
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Explain why was Napata a very good location for trade.
trade caravans passed through Napata making it wealthy
How did Nubians respond to being conquered by Egypt?
Nubians adopted many Egyptian beliefs and customs
Which Nubian kingdom formed when stronger villages overtook weaker ones?
Where did the Nubian people come from?
south of the Sahara
Who founded the dynasty that ruled Egypt and Kush?
Name the first city from where the early Kushites ruled.
Which city became the capital of Kush? Describe the city.
Meroë It was modeled after Egypt's great cities. Small pyramids, temples, avenues lined with scultures of rams. Palaces were decorated with paintings
The region in Africa that later became known as Kush was called... ___________________________________________________
Who took over Egyptian rule from Kush?
What did the Kushites use the Nile River for?
trade and transportation
Who ruled Kush after Kashta's death?