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Egypt Flashcards
Nile River
Lower Egypt
Upper Egypt
pharaoh
Longest River in the World
Northern Egypt... Near Mediterranean Sea
Southern Egypt
ruler of Egypt
Nile River
Longest River in the World
Lower Egypt
Northern Egypt... Near Mediterranean Sea
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Egypt flashcards
Upper Egypt
Lower Egypt
Old Kingdom
Middle Kingdom
South, higher elevation
North, lower elevation
Built Pyramids
Made advances in art, literature, and architecture
Upper Egypt
South, higher elevation
Lower Egypt
North, lower elevation
Egypt Flashcards
Cataract
Delta
Mediterranean Sea
Fertile
a descent of water over a steep surface; a waterfall, especia…
a nearly flat plain of alluvial deposit between diverging bra…
Body of water north of Egypt; the Nile empties into the this…
bearing, producing, or capable of producing vegetation, crops…
Cataract
a descent of water over a steep surface; a waterfall, especia…
Delta
a nearly flat plain of alluvial deposit between diverging bra…
Egypt Flashcards
Palette of King Narmer. Predynastic Eg…
Seated scribe. Saqqara, Egypt. Old Kin…
Great Pyramids. Giza, Egypt. Old Kingd…
King Mendaura and queen. Old Kingdom,…
Palette of King Narmer. Predynastic Eg…
Seated scribe. Saqqara, Egypt. Old Kin…
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Egypt Flashcards
Palette of Narmer... Egpyt... 3000 BCE... Greyw…
Seated Scribe... Old Kingdom, Egypt... 2500…
Great Sphinx... Egypt... 2500... Cut Limestone
Mankaura and Queen... Old Kingdom, Egypt…
Palette of Narmer... Egpyt... 3000 BCE... Greyw…
Seated Scribe... Old Kingdom, Egypt... 2500…
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Egypt Flashcards
Cataracts
Delta
Pharaoh
Old Kingdom
Strong rapids
A triangle-shaped area of land made of soil deposited by a ri…
Title used by the rulers of Egypt/Great house
Period in Egyptian history that lasted from about 2700BC to 2…
Cataracts
Strong rapids
Delta
A triangle-shaped area of land made of soil deposited by a ri…
Egypt Flashcards
Mastaba
Step Pyramid
Frontal
Pylon
"House for Eternity" ; looks like the bottom half of pyramids…
Structure that uses platforms or steps to achieve the shape o…
viewing something from the front
monumental gateway of an Egyptian Temple
Mastaba
"House for Eternity" ; looks like the bottom half of pyramids…
Step Pyramid
Structure that uses platforms or steps to achieve the shape o…
Egypt Flashcards
Palette of King Narmer. Predynastic Eg…
Seated scribe. Saqqara, Egypt. Old Kin…
Great Pyramids. Giza, Egypt. Old Kingd…
King Mendaura and queen. Old Kingdom,…
Palette of King Narmer. Predynastic Eg…
Seated scribe. Saqqara, Egypt. Old Kin…
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Egypt Flashcards
Osiris
Isis
Horus
Papyrus
God of the dead
Wife of the god Osiris
Gods eye, seen as protection and healing symbol
Reed like plant, that grows near Nile
Osiris
God of the dead
Isis
Wife of the god Osiris
Egypt flashcards
Pharaoh
Pyramids
Mummy
Hieroglyphics
Egyptian ruler.
Large Egyptian tombs.
The wrapped body of a preserved dead person.
Egyptian writing.
Pharaoh
Egyptian ruler.
Pyramids
Large Egyptian tombs.
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Egypt Flashcards
cataracts
delta
pharaoh
dynasty
strong rapids- The Nile rushed through rocky, hilly land sout…
a triangle -shaped area of land made up of soil deposited by…
a title used by the rulers/gods of Egypt-Menes was the first…
a series of rulers from the same family
cataracts
strong rapids- The Nile rushed through rocky, hilly land sout…
delta
a triangle -shaped area of land made up of soil deposited by…
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Egypt flashcards
Delta
Cataract
Mummy
Hieroglyphics
A triangle- shaped area of rich soil where a river dumps into…
Steep Rapids in a river, or a very large waterfall.
A dead body embalmed according to the Egyptians' religion.
Egyptian writing system in which pictures are used for sounds.
Delta
A triangle- shaped area of rich soil where a river dumps into…
Cataract
Steep Rapids in a river, or a very large waterfall.
Egypt Flashcards
Egypt is located in NE
Egyptians wrote on
Ancient Egypt's writing was called
Rocky rapids on a river are called
Africa
Papyrus
Hieroglyphics
Cataracts
Egypt is located in NE
Africa
Egyptians wrote on
Papyrus
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EGYPT FLASHCARDS!!
cataracts
delta
shadoof
papyrus
a waterfall
a fan-shaped area
a bucket attached to a long pole
a reed plant
cataracts
a waterfall
delta
a fan-shaped area
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Egypt Flashcards
Delta
Inundation
Kemet
Red Lands
a triangular tract of sediment deposited at the mouth of a ri…
annual flooding of the nile
the name for Ancient Egypt which (means "black land")
the only land in ancient Egypt that could be farmed because o…
Delta
a triangular tract of sediment deposited at the mouth of a ri…
Inundation
annual flooding of the nile
EGYPT Flashcards
Amulet
Ankh
Bitumen
Bronze
A Small Object, Ether worn or carried, which was thought to w…
Cross with a loop at the top, held in the hand of a god as an…
A black tar-like palm oil, used in some mummification.
Alloy of copper and tin. Important metal used for making weap…
Amulet
A Small Object, Ether worn or carried, which was thought to w…
Ankh
Cross with a loop at the top, held in the hand of a god as an…
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egypt flashcards
pyramid
scribe
cataract
papyrus
A structure with triangular sides that meet at a point at the…
People that were able to read and write. In ancient Egypt, th…
A big waterfall. Six are found along the Nile river.
A type of paper made from the plant. Used in Ancient Egypt to…
pyramid
A structure with triangular sides that meet at a point at the…
scribe
People that were able to read and write. In ancient Egypt, th…
Egypt Flashcards
Nile River
Geography of Egypt
Egyptian afterlife
Writing System
The _________ valley was ideal for human settlement because o…
The early Egyptians lived in the northern region of the Nile…
The Egyptians had a positive view of the ______. They believe…
Hyrogliphics
Nile River
The _________ valley was ideal for human settlement because o…
Geography of Egypt
The early Egyptians lived in the northern region of the Nile…
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Egypt Flashcards,
Agriculture
Dynasty
Pharaoh
Artisan
Farming
A family of rulers
An Egyption King
A pottery maker
Agriculture
Farming
Dynasty
A family of rulers
Egypt Flashcards
Ramses ll( Ramses the Great)
Hatshepsut
Empire
Hyksos
Tried to hold the empire together
The first female pharaoh when her husband died
A government where one person or a group of people rule
They brought chariots and the compound bow
Ramses ll( Ramses the Great)
Tried to hold the empire together
Hatshepsut
The first female pharaoh when her husband died
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Egypt Flashcards
Pyramid
The Nile
Papyrus
Howard carter
A triangular shaped monument made for sending souls to the af…
A river that flows through egypt
Usefull plant that grows in the nile
A brithish archeologist who discoverd king tuts tomb
Pyramid
A triangular shaped monument made for sending souls to the af…
The Nile
A river that flows through egypt
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Egypt Flashcards
Geography of Egypt: Physical features,…
Nile River (a gift)
Delta/silt/
Describe King Menes
Physical features: Sinai Peninsula, Mediterranean Sea, Gulf o…
The Nile River flooded when snow on the mountains melted. Thi…
There was a delta in Egypt. Crops were cultivated with the he…
Egypt's first pharaoh wad Menes. We don't know if he actually…
Geography of Egypt: Physical features,…
Physical features: Sinai Peninsula, Mediterranean Sea, Gulf o…
Nile River (a gift)
The Nile River flooded when snow on the mountains melted. Thi…
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Egypt flashcards
delta
cataract
nomad
pharaoh
the nilevally is called delta
are called rapid rocky.
people that travel from place to place
which meant grate house
delta
the nilevally is called delta
cataract
are called rapid rocky.
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Egypt Flashcards
Menes (Narmur)
Khufu
Hatshepsut
Akhenaton
• The first king to unite upper and lower egypt... • His tomb ?…
• Built the great pyramid of giza, ... • ruled for 23 years,…
• First Female pharoh... • Ruled 20 years... • Started ruling at…
• Only egyptian pharaoh to promote a monotheistic religion.…
Menes (Narmur)
• The first king to unite upper and lower egypt... • His tomb ?…
Khufu
• Built the great pyramid of giza, ... • ruled for 23 years,…
Egypt Flashcards
Hieroglyphics
Pryamids
What was their number system based on?
Caravans
A form of pictographic writing
Tombs for pharaohs
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People that traveled together in groups
Hieroglyphics
A form of pictographic writing
Pryamids
Tombs for pharaohs
Egypt flashcards
Both the egyptians and the mesopotamia…
The Egyptian book of spells and prayer…
To protect the Pharaohs body the Egypt…
The wrapped body of the pharaoh was ca…
Polytheistic
The book of the dead
Embalming
Mummy
Both the egyptians and the mesopotamia…
Polytheistic
The Egyptian book of spells and prayer…
The book of the dead
Egypt Flashcards
According to Herodotus, what nickname…
Name the three ways that Egyptians con…
When did pharaohs begin to build their…
Who was Hatsheput?
The Gift of the Nile
Build dikes, irrigation systems, and resevoirs
As soon as they came to rule
the first female ruler
According to Herodotus, what nickname…
The Gift of the Nile
Name the three ways that Egyptians con…
Build dikes, irrigation systems, and resevoirs
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flashcards for egypt
The old kingdom nickname
The middle kingdom nickname
The new kingdom nickname
Pharaoh Hatshepsut
The Age of the Pyramids
the Period of Reunification
The Golden Age
First Female pharaoh
The old kingdom nickname
The Age of the Pyramids
The middle kingdom nickname
the Period of Reunification
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Egypt Review Flashcards
Delta
Scribe
Papyrus
Cataract
Triangular-shaped area at the mouth of a river
A professional writer
A reed-like plant grown in Egypt's delta; a type of paper mad…
Water rapids
Delta
Triangular-shaped area at the mouth of a river
Scribe
A professional writer
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Egypt flashcards 1
abundant
barren
Black Land
cataract
plentiful, more than enough
land that cannot produce any vegitation
the fertile region in ancient Egypt
waterfalls found in a river
abundant
plentiful, more than enough
barren
land that cannot produce any vegitation
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Ancient Egypt Flashcards
cataract
delta
Menes
pharaoh
a set of rapids along a river, such as those along the Nile i…
a triangle-shaped area of land made from soil deposited by a…
an Egyptian ruler who united Upper Egypt and Lower Egypt; con…
the title used by the rulers of Egypt
cataract
a set of rapids along a river, such as those along the Nile i…
delta
a triangle-shaped area of land made from soil deposited by a…
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APAH: Egypt Flashcards
Palette of Narmer... Pre-Dynastic, Egypt…
Seated Scribe... Old Kingdom, Egypt... 2500…
Great Sphinx... Old Kingdom, Egypt... 2500 B…
Menkaura and queen... Old Kingdom, Egypt…
Palette of Narmer... Pre-Dynastic, Egypt…
Seated Scribe... Old Kingdom, Egypt... 2500…
Ancient Egypt-Flashcards
Hieroglypics
Papyrus
Pyrimad
Prosperity
A writing system in witch pictures or symbols stand for sound…
A paper like material on witch ancient Egyptians wrote, made…
A stone structure having a square base and triangle sides tha…
Economic success
Hieroglypics
A writing system in witch pictures or symbols stand for sound…
Papyrus
A paper like material on witch ancient Egyptians wrote, made…
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Ancient Egypt Flashcards
Cataract
Nile River
delta
Sahara
steep rapids formed by cliffs and boulders in a river
Although Egypt (EE • jihpt) was warm and sunny, the land rece…
area of fertile soil at the mouth of a river
The largest desert in the world. To the west of the Nile.
Cataract
steep rapids formed by cliffs and boulders in a river
Nile River
Although Egypt (EE • jihpt) was warm and sunny, the land rece…
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Ancient Egypt geography flashcards words only
Ancient Egypt
Arid
Cataract
Civilization
Ancient Egypt was an ancient civilization that existed in Nor…
Having little or no rainfall; very dry
A large waterfall.
The society, culture and way of life in a particular area.
Ancient Egypt
Ancient Egypt was an ancient civilization that existed in Nor…
Arid
Having little or no rainfall; very dry
Egypt/Kush Flashcards
Topography
Vegetation
Delta
Fertilization
Surface features of a place or region like mountains or deserts
Plants of a place or region
Area of sediment deposited at the mouth of a river
Process of adding fertilizer, or plant food, to soil
Topography
Surface features of a place or region like mountains or deserts
Vegetation
Plants of a place or region
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Egypt and Near East Flashcards
12. White Temple and its ziggurat. Uru…
13. Palette of King Narmer. Predynasti…
14. Statues of votive figures, from th…
15. Seated scribe. Saqqara, Egypt. Old…
12. White Temple and its ziggurat. Uru…
13. Palette of King Narmer. Predynasti…
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Ancient Egypt Flashcards
Nile River
Sahara Desert
Nile delta
Cataracts
They used the Nile River for transportation, supported plants…
The Sahara desert was good because it kept enemies attackers…
They had very fertile soil, marshes of the delta make it diff…
The cataracts were good in many ways. They had mild rapids, w…
Nile River
They used the Nile River for transportation, supported plants…
Sahara Desert
The Sahara desert was good because it kept enemies attackers…
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Ancient Egypt Flashcards
Nile River
Cataracts
Sarah Dessert
Mediterranean Sea
Helps transportation and bath also to get food etc.
Hard for enemies to come in
Where they burred kings and it was very hot
A very big sea but it did connect to the Nile River
Nile River
Helps transportation and bath also to get food etc.
Cataracts
Hard for enemies to come in
Ancient Egypt- Flashcards
Afterlife
Akhet
Amun
Book of the Dead
The place where the Ancient Egyptians believed they would go…
The season of the year when the Nile river flooded.
The main god of the New Kingdom.
A text that had a number of magic spells that were supposed t…
Afterlife
The place where the Ancient Egyptians believed they would go…
Akhet
The season of the year when the Nile river flooded.
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ANCIENT EGYPT FLASHCARDS
Old Kingdom
embalming
mummification
monotheism
3rd millennium BC when Egypt attained its first continuous pe…
the art and science of preserving human remains by treating t…
a process in which the skin and flesh of a corpse can be pres…
the belief that there is only one god
Old Kingdom
3rd millennium BC when Egypt attained its first continuous pe…
embalming
the art and science of preserving human remains by treating t…
Ancient Egypt Flashcards
Nile River
Cataracts
Sahara Desert
Mediterranean Sea
The Nile River was considered a god to the Egyptian people, i…
The cataracts helped keep invaders away from the south.
The Sahara Desert was big which helped keep invaders away fro…
The Mediterranean Sea was of the ways into Egypt.
Nile River
The Nile River was considered a god to the Egyptian people, i…
Cataracts
The cataracts helped keep invaders away from the south.
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Ancient Egypt Flashcards
Nile River
Sahara Desert
Nile Delta
Cataracts
A river in Egypt that flooded regularly and provided fertile…
A hot, arid, expanse of sand that proteted Ancient Egypt from…
A marshy land that made it impossible to land ships. It was g…
Rapids at the southern end of the Nile thagt were almost impo…
Nile River
A river in Egypt that flooded regularly and provided fertile…
Sahara Desert
A hot, arid, expanse of sand that proteted Ancient Egypt from…
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CH.4 EGYPT FLASHCARDS
Cataracts
Delta
Menes
Pharaoh
Rapids along a river, such as those along the Nile in Egypt
A triangle-shaped area of land made from soil deposited by a…
Legendary Egyptian ruler, he unified the kingdoms of Upper, a…
The title used by rulers of Egypt
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…
39 terms
Egypt Unit Flashcards
Pharaoh
Horus
Dynasties
Building giant temples
What is another name for king in Egypt?
Pharaohs were thought to be human from which God?
What is the term for successions of leaders in the same family?
What is Rameses II famous for?
Pharaoh
What is another name for king in Egypt?
Horus
Pharaohs were thought to be human from which God?
Ancient Egypt Flashcards
Nile River
Cataracts
Sahara Desert
Mediterranean Sea
It would flood on a regular basis. This let the farmers know…
They couldn't let any enemies come in because of the rapid wa…
Kept enemy attackers away because the ground was so hot that…
Gave the people a way to trade with the outside world. Gave e…
Nile River
It would flood on a regular basis. This let the farmers know…
Cataracts
They couldn't let any enemies come in because of the rapid wa…
Ancient Egypt Flashcards
Nile river
Sahara Desert
Nile Delta
Cataracts
The Nile River was there main water source. It provided drink…
The Sahara Desert could be good because it could defend the p…
It gave people fertile soil because it could overflow. Also,…
They good thing about the cataracts is that it gives them pro…
Nile river
The Nile River was there main water source. It provided drink…
Sahara Desert
The Sahara Desert could be good because it could defend the p…
34 terms
Ancient Egypt flashcards
Nile river
Cataracts
Sahara desert
Mediterranean sea
Th Nile river overall helped Egypt be a civilization,made the…
It also gave protection but was hard for ships to trade.
It protected the Egyptians from armies,largest desert,¨red la…
Gave them access to the big world and other civilizations.
Nile river
Th Nile river overall helped Egypt be a civilization,made the…
Cataracts
It also gave protection but was hard for ships to trade.
31 terms
Egypt Concepts Flashcards
Rosetta Stone
Pre-dynastic period
King Narmer
Osiris
Helped decipher Egyptian hierophyphs. Had Greek, demotic (lat…
First works about 3500BCE.
Unified upper and lower Egypt, beginning of history of kingdom.
God of order.
Rosetta Stone
Helped decipher Egyptian hierophyphs. Had Greek, demotic (lat…
Pre-dynastic period
First works about 3500BCE.
18 terms
Unit Flashcards- Egypt
Nickname for the Old Kingdom
Nickname for Middle Kingdom
Nickname for The New Kingdom
Pharaoh Khufu (old kingdom)
Age of the Pyramids
Period of Reunification
Egypt's Golden Age
built the Great Pyramid of Giza
Nickname for the Old Kingdom
Age of the Pyramids
Nickname for Middle Kingdom
Period of Reunification
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