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Chapter 9 quiz

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Embalm
to treat a dead body wit preservatives to prevent it from decaying
Alliance
an agreement between nations to work together for common interests
Vizier
a high-ranking government official
Peasant
a person who does farmwork for wealthy landowners
Artisan
a craftsperson
Sarcophagus
a large stone coffin
Famine
a severe shortage of food
Census
an official count of the population or number of people living in an area
Hieroglyph
a symbol used in hieroglyphics, a system of writing developed in about 300 B.C.E.