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7 terms
Egypt 1
delta
cataracts
fertile
silt
a triangular area of land where a river meets a larger body o…
a large waterfall
able to grow a lot of plants
fine soil found on river bottoms
delta
a triangular area of land where a river meets a larger body o…
cataracts
a large waterfall
EGYPT 1
silt
delta
Aswan High Dam
cataract
Fine soil found on river bottoms.
Triangular area of marshland formed by deposits of silt at th…
a structure to control the floodwaters of the Nile River and…
A large waterfall or rapids.
silt
Fine soil found on river bottoms.
delta
Triangular area of marshland formed by deposits of silt at th…
21 terms
Egypt # 1
glass
bat
fast
mad
vidrio
rapido
glass
vidrio
bat
11 terms
Egypt 1
Pyramids
Theocracy
Pharaoh
Upper Egypt
Used to house dead pharaohs. Greatest architectural achieveme…
Government based on religion.
Egyptian kings- also considered part-god.
Southern Egypt- higher elevation.
Pyramids
Used to house dead pharaohs. Greatest architectural achieveme…
Theocracy
Government based on religion.
10 terms
EGYPT 1
Delta
Egypt
Nile River
flood
flat, fan-shaped land made of silt at the mouth of a river
a country in the continent of Africa
world's longest river, 4,000 miles, flows from south to north…
large amount of water covering an area of land that is usuall…
Delta
flat, fan-shaped land made of silt at the mouth of a river
Egypt
a country in the continent of Africa
9 terms
Egypt 1
CATARACTS
DELTA
PHARAOH
DYNASTY
RAPIDS ALONG A RIVER, SUCH AS THOSE ALONG THE NILE IN EGYPT
A TRIANGLE SHAPED AREA OF LAND MADE FROM SOIL DEPOSITED BY A…
THE TITLE USED BY THE RULERS OF EGYPT
A SERIES OF RULERS FROM THE SAME FAMILY OLD KINGDOM
CATARACTS
RAPIDS ALONG A RIVER, SUCH AS THOSE ALONG THE NILE IN EGYPT
DELTA
A TRIANGLE SHAPED AREA OF LAND MADE FROM SOIL DEPOSITED BY A…
10 terms
Egypt 1
mummification
Isis
Osiris
Horus
The process by which Egyptians prepared their dead for the af…
An Egyptian goddess, married to Osiris.
The Egyptian god of the underworld, married to Isis.
An Egyptian god, and the son of Isis and Osiris
mummification
The process by which Egyptians prepared their dead for the af…
Isis
An Egyptian goddess, married to Osiris.
9 terms
Egypt 1
Egypt
Nile River
Sahara Desert
Delta
City in Africa near the Nile River
River in Africa, longest river in the world
Largest desert in the world, in Africa
Area of fertile soil at the mouth of a river
Egypt
City in Africa near the Nile River
Nile River
River in Africa, longest river in the world
19 terms
Egypt #1
fertile
inundation
delta
commerce
able to produce more
the yearly flood
the end of the river
trading
fertile
able to produce more
inundation
the yearly flood
16 terms
Egypt 1
What factored into the creation of arc…
What is a mastaba? (Egypt)
What are the components of a mastaba?
The Mastaba of Ti, near Saqqara, Egypt
Hot climate encouraged protection from the sun, plentiful sup…
A tomb for one or more persons where the body is buried below…
The shaft, the burial chamber, small chapel, small peephole b…
A very grand mastaba constructed after King Zoser's complex a…
What factored into the creation of arc…
Hot climate encouraged protection from the sun, plentiful sup…
What is a mastaba? (Egypt)
A tomb for one or more persons where the body is buried below…
23 terms
Ancient Egypt 1
silt
dynasty
pyramid
cataract
Rich, fertile soil left behind after the Nile River flooded.…
A series of rulers from a single family.
Huge, triangular shaped burial tombs for the Egyptian pharaoh…
A large waterfall which creates a natural barrier.
silt
Rich, fertile soil left behind after the Nile River flooded.…
dynasty
A series of rulers from a single family.
Egypt 6-1.3
papyrus
obelisk
mummification
sphinx
A material made from the pith or the stems of the sedge, used…
A tall, four-sided shaft of stone, usually tapered and monoli…
a burial process where a body is wrapped for preservation.
A figure in Egyptian myth having the body of a lion and the h…
papyrus
A material made from the pith or the stems of the sedge, used…
obelisk
A tall, four-sided shaft of stone, usually tapered and monoli…
14 terms
Egypt Chapter 4.1
Nile River
silt
scribe
embalm
longest river in the world
A mixture of rich soil and tiny rocks
A writer.
To preserve a body after death
Nile River
longest river in the world
silt
A mixture of rich soil and tiny rocks
12 terms
6.1.3. - Egypt
Pharaoh
Succession
Dynasty
Egyptian Hierarchy
The king of Egypt considered to be god on earth. Noteable Pha…
The order in which members of a royal family inherit a throne
The succession or line of rulers in which control remains wit…
Pharaoh, Nobles, Scribes or Craftspeople, Farmers, Servants,…
Pharaoh
The king of Egypt considered to be god on earth. Noteable Pha…
Succession
The order in which members of a royal family inherit a throne
10 terms
Egypt Quiz #1
delta
fertilization
topography
vegetation
triangle fan at the end of a river where it meets a larger bo…
the process of adding nutrients into soil to make it better
shape of the land
plant life
delta
triangle fan at the end of a river where it meets a larger bo…
fertilization
the process of adding nutrients into soil to make it better
8 terms
Egypt 6-1.3
papyrus
obelisk
mummification
sphinx
A material made from the pith or the stems of the sedge, used…
A tall, four-sided shaft of stone, usually tapered and monoli…
a burial process where a body is wrapped for preservation.
A figure in Egyptian myth having the body of a lion and the h…
papyrus
A material made from the pith or the stems of the sedge, used…
obelisk
A tall, four-sided shaft of stone, usually tapered and monoli…
10 terms
Egypt Words 1-10
Cataracts
Delta
Sahara
Papyrus
Wild rapids or waterfalls.
Area of fertile soil at the mouth of a river.
The largest desert in the world.
A plant of the Nile Valley used to make a form of paper.
Cataracts
Wild rapids or waterfalls.
Delta
Area of fertile soil at the mouth of a river.
19 terms
Egypt sect. 1- 3
Cataract
Delta
Silt
Herodotus
A rock-filled rapid in a river
Place at mouth of a river where it splits into several stream…
Rich, fertile soil deposited by the flooding of a river
Greek author who traveled through the known world; wrote abou…
Cataract
A rock-filled rapid in a river
Delta
Place at mouth of a river where it splits into several stream…
12 terms
Egypt 1
Nile
desert
flood
silt
a river in northeast Africa
a place that does not have lots of water
to overflow, to saturate, too much water
soil left after a flood
Nile
a river in northeast Africa
desert
a place that does not have lots of water
12 terms
Egypt 1
2500 BCE... painted limestone... *distingui…
3000 BCE... slate
2490 BCE... graywacke... *husband and wife,…
2520-2494 BCE... diorite... *body is separa…
Seated Scribe
Palette of Narmer
Menkure and Khamererernebty
Kahfre
2500 BCE... painted limestone... *distingui…
Seated Scribe
3000 BCE... slate
Palette of Narmer
10 terms
Egypt 1
pharaoh
monarchy
estates
unified
a ruler of ancient Egypt
a government ruled by a king or queen
a large piece of land with a large home on it
to make into one, unite
pharaoh
a ruler of ancient Egypt
monarchy
a government ruled by a king or queen
17 terms
Egypt 1
delta
empire
expedition
hieroglyphics
A landform made of sediment that is deposited where a river f…
A group of states or territories controlled by one ruler
Long voyage of exploration
0
delta
A landform made of sediment that is deposited where a river f…
empire
A group of states or territories controlled by one ruler
10 terms
Egypt 1
Egypt
servant
riverbank
coaxed
a country in Africa
a person who performs duties for others
the bank of a river
use flattery or gradual persuasion to obtain something
Egypt
a country in Africa
servant
a person who performs duties for others
9 terms
Egypt #1
recedes
irrigation systems
mummification
natron
goes back down
way of getting water from one area to another
process by which dead bodies are preserved
salt
recedes
goes back down
irrigation systems
way of getting water from one area to another
12 terms
Egypt 1
silt
delta
economy
irrigation
A mixture of rich soil and tiny rocks
A landform made of sediment that is deposited where a river f…
A system in which people make, exchange and use things that h…
Supplying land with water through a network of canals.
silt
A mixture of rich soil and tiny rocks
delta
A landform made of sediment that is deposited where a river f…
Egypt #2 and Egypt #1
social class
social pyramid
artisan
peasant
a group of society distinguished from other groups by such th…
a drawing of a pyramid shape with levels showing how social c…
a craftsperson
a person who does farmwork for wealthy landowners
social class
a group of society distinguished from other groups by such th…
social pyramid
a drawing of a pyramid shape with levels showing how social c…
20 terms
Egypt Game Week 1
petrified
monolith
papyrus
sinister
turned into stone
a single large block of stone, one made into an obelisk
a writing material made from a tall water plant in Egypt
threatening harm, evil, etc
petrified
turned into stone
monolith
a single large block of stone, one made into an obelisk
9 terms
Egypt 1
advantage
Egyptians
enriched
flooding
a skill or something that increases one's chances of success
people from or living in Egypt
added to or made richer
water covering an area that is usually dry
advantage
a skill or something that increases one's chances of success
Egyptians
people from or living in Egypt
10 terms
Egypt 1
peddler
amiss
fret
bellow
a person who goes from place to place selling goods
not quite right;
constantly worried or anxious
a deep roaring shout or sound
peddler
a person who goes from place to place selling goods
amiss
not quite right;
16 terms
Week 1 "Egypt Game"
innovation
improvise
vantage
exotic
(n.) something new, a change; the act of introducing a new me…
(v.) to compose or perform without preparation; to construct…
a position that gives a wide view
(adj.) foreign; charmingly unfamiliar or strikingly unusual
innovation
(n.) something new, a change; the act of introducing a new me…
improvise
(v.) to compose or perform without preparation; to construct…
15 terms
Egypt 1
THE NILE RIVER
CATARACTS
delta
The river flows from south to north
THE WORLD'S LONGEST RIVER AT 4,160 MILES LONG. FLOWS NORTH TO…
OR WATERFALLS
a triangular shaped area of marshy land that contains deposit…
(Upper Egypt was found to the south, and lower Egypt... to the N…
THE NILE RIVER
THE WORLD'S LONGEST RIVER AT 4,160 MILES LONG. FLOWS NORTH TO…
CATARACTS
OR WATERFALLS
9 terms
Egypt #1
geography
physical feature
topography
environmental factors
the physical features of an area
an aspect of the land such as mountains, plateaus, and rivers
the surface features of a place or region (the shape of the l…
the water, topography, and vegetation of an area or region
geography
the physical features of an area
physical feature
an aspect of the land such as mountains, plateaus, and rivers
12 terms
The Egypt Game, 1-2
ancestors
vague
dingy
improbable
a family member who came before your grandparents
not clear or easily understood
dirty and gloomy
not likely to be true or to happen
ancestors
a family member who came before your grandparents
vague
not clear or easily understood
16 terms
Egypt 1
THE NILE RIVER
CATARACTS
delta
river flows from... south to north)
IS THE WORLD'S LONGEST RIVER AT 4,160 MILES LONG. FLOWS NORTH…
SMALL WATERFALLS
triangular shaped area of marshy... land that contains deposits…
(Upper Egypt was found to the south, and lower Egypt... to the N…
THE NILE RIVER
IS THE WORLD'S LONGEST RIVER AT 4,160 MILES LONG. FLOWS NORTH…
CATARACTS
SMALL WATERFALLS
9 terms
Egypt Vocab 1
Afterlife
Alter
amulet
ancestor
life after death
place where religious ceremonies happen
charm worn to keep away evil
someone from whom you are descended
Afterlife
life after death
Alter
place where religious ceremonies happen
11 terms
2-1 Vocabulary: Egypt
Narmer
cataract
delta
papyrus
AKA King Menes, united upper and lower Egypt and wore the dou…
wild rapids
area of fertile soil at the mouth of a river
a reed plant that grew along the Nile River, which the Eqypti…
Narmer
AKA King Menes, united upper and lower Egypt and wore the dou…
cataract
wild rapids
12 terms
The Egypt Game - Chapters 1 - 2
curios
improbable
sturdily
Nefertiti
rare or valuable objects
Not likely to happen
in a strong or solid way
an Egyptian queen
curios
rare or valuable objects
improbable
Not likely to happen
31 terms
Ancients 1. Egypt
What is the Egyptian word for King?
How long ago did the Ancient Egyptians…
What is the name of the river that run…
Where were the Egyptian Pharoahs buried?
Pharoah
4000 years
Nile
Pyramids
What is the Egyptian word for King?
Pharoah
How long ago did the Ancient Egyptians…
4000 years
10 terms
Egypt 1
Nile River
Where does the Nile flow 4,184 km nort…
Why was Nile important to people of An…
Nile Delta
Longest river in the world
Africa
- Provide water for drinking, bathing, cooking... - provide fert…
The delta is where all the rich soil carried by the river is…
Nile River
Longest river in the world
Where does the Nile flow 4,184 km nort…
Africa
20 terms
Egypt 1
The age of the pyramids was also known…
The pharaoh Kufu was best known for wh…
Sensuret was know for what?
How did Hetshepsut become a pharaoh?
The Old Kingdon
Building the Great Pyramids
Art, literature, and architecture
She shared her power with a male relative then took over.
The age of the pyramids was also known…
The Old Kingdon
The pharaoh Kufu was best known for wh…
Building the Great Pyramids
10 terms
Egypt Ch1
engineer
pharaoh
sacred
curse
A person who designs, builds, or maintains engines, machines,…
Egyptian King
something that is holy or worshipped
supernatural power made to harm something
engineer
A person who designs, builds, or maintains engines, machines,…
pharaoh
Egyptian King
9 terms
Egypt 1
King Menes
Old Kingdom
Middle Kingdom
New Kingdom
Egyptian pharaoh of the early dynastic period, united upper a…
3rd-6th dynasty (when the pyramids were created)
2000-1700 BCE, 11th-12th dynasty
1570-1544 BCE, 18th-20th dynasty
King Menes
Egyptian pharaoh of the early dynastic period, united upper a…
Old Kingdom
3rd-6th dynasty (when the pyramids were created)
12 terms
Egypt Review 1
noble
pictograph
pyramids
nile river
a rich and powerful person
a picture symbol
a huge triangular tomb
a major river in egypt
noble
a rich and powerful person
pictograph
a picture symbol
10 terms
Egypt Chapter 1
silt
delta
desertification
cataract
Fine bits of rock and soil that make the land more fertile.
Triangle-shaped area at the mouth of a river.
The changing of a fertile land into a desert-either by weathe…
A waterfall or a spot where water runs fast over the rocks.
silt
Fine bits of rock and soil that make the land more fertile.
delta
Triangle-shaped area at the mouth of a river.
25 terms
World History 1 Egypt
Cataracts
Delta
Nile River
Nubian Desert
waterfalls along the Nile river
triangular area of marshland formed by deposits of silt at th…
north flowing river in Egypt that unified the empire geograph…
Southern Desert that provided a natural barrier for ancient E…
Cataracts
waterfalls along the Nile river
Delta
triangular area of marshland formed by deposits of silt at th…
32 terms
Ancient Egypt Sections 1 & 2
cataract
delta
artisan
pharaoh
groups of rocky rapids that made it impossible for people to…
an area of sediment, soil, or minerals carried by water and d…
skilled workers who produce a handicraft - evidence of job sp…
king of Egypt
cataract
groups of rocky rapids that made it impossible for people to…
delta
an area of sediment, soil, or minerals carried by water and d…
15 terms
Egypt Vocabulary List 1
delta
silt
pharoah
hieroglyphs
a nearly flat plain of branches of the mouth of a river, ofte…
fine sand deposited by a river
the title given to the king of Egypt
Egyptian writing
delta
a nearly flat plain of branches of the mouth of a river, ofte…
silt
fine sand deposited by a river
10 terms
Social-Egypt Lesson 1
Nile River
Nile Giver of Life
Nile Taker of Life
Calendars
longest river in the world, flows northward from East Africa…
Provides water for crops, drinking, transportation
Flooding could destroy crops, take human lives
Developed to keep track of flooding cycles
Nile River
longest river in the world, flows northward from East Africa…
Nile Giver of Life
Provides water for crops, drinking, transportation
9 terms
Ancient Egypt, Sec. 1
Nile
cataracts
delta
shadoof
longest river in the world; the river that the ancient Egypti…
dangerous, fast moving waters that made travelling by ship al…
a triangle shaped area of fertile marshland
a bucket attached to a long pole that lifts water from the Ni…
Nile
longest river in the world; the river that the ancient Egypti…
cataracts
dangerous, fast moving waters that made travelling by ship al…
16 terms
Ancient Egypt 1
history
artifact
oral tradition
primary source
the story of the past
an object made by someone in the past
passing on history by word of mouth
the original source (artifact, book, diary, recording, magazi…
history
the story of the past
artifact
an object made by someone in the past
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