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Hieroglyphics
Egyptian Vowels
Punctuation
hieroglyph
How to read hieroglyphics
The Egyptians did not use vowels.
The egyptians did not use any punctuation
holy writing
It depends on which way the people or animals are facing. Som…
Egyptian Vowels
The Egyptians did not use vowels.
Punctuation
The egyptians did not use any punctuation
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hieroglyphics
in scribe schools
in the army
in the fields
in the government
◦ spent hours copying signs... ◦ punished for skipping classes a…
◦communicated with letters and notes during battle... ◦Military…
counted crops and animals
◦kept record about the country... ◦wrote down how much was colle…
in scribe schools
◦ spent hours copying signs... ◦ punished for skipping classes a…
in the army
◦communicated with letters and notes during battle... ◦Military…
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Ancient Egyptian Tombs
pharaoh
archaeologist
tomb
dynasty
A king of ancient Egypt
a scientist who learns about ancient people by studying the t…
a room where someone is buried after they die.
A series of rulers from the same family
pharaoh
A king of ancient Egypt
archaeologist
a scientist who learns about ancient people by studying the t…
12 terms
Hieroglyphics
Rosetta Stone
Champollion
3 languages on the Rosetta Stone
Scribe
Had the same story in 3 languages
Figured out Ancient Egypt's writing
Egyptian Demotic (the popular language of Egypt at the time),…
A record keeper
Rosetta Stone
Had the same story in 3 languages
Champollion
Figured out Ancient Egypt's writing
10 terms
Hieroglyphics
Rosetta Stone
Hieroglyphs
1798
Headquarters for Napoleon's expedition
A stone found in Egypt. It had an inscription in hieroglyphic…
A mystical language that fills the inside of Egyptian tombs a…
Napoleon goes to Egypt to try and overtake it.
Cairo, Egypt
Rosetta Stone
A stone found in Egypt. It had an inscription in hieroglyphic…
Hieroglyphs
A mystical language that fills the inside of Egyptian tombs a…
Mummies and Hieroglyphics
what is the purpose of pyramids
why did the egyptians make mummies
Why is king tut the most well- known p…
where were many pharaohs buried? (not…
to burry the pharaoh
afterlife
he had an intact tomb
egypt
what is the purpose of pyramids
to burry the pharaoh
why did the egyptians make mummies
afterlife
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Egypt Kingdoms, mummification, pharaohs and hieroglyphics - 6 grade SS
Prehistoric Egypt
Old Kingdom
Middle Kingdom
New Kingdom
Dates: 3700-2700 BCE... Achievements: ... Irrigation... Formed Governm…
Dates: 2686-2181 BCE... Nickname: Age of the Pyramids... Achievemen…
Dates: 2055-1650 BCE... Nickname: Period of Reunification... Achiev…
Dates: 1570-1070 BCE... Nickname: Egypt's Golden Age... Achievement…
Prehistoric Egypt
Dates: 3700-2700 BCE... Achievements: ... Irrigation... Formed Governm…
Old Kingdom
Dates: 2686-2181 BCE... Nickname: Age of the Pyramids... Achievemen…
Hieroglyphics and King Tut
Jean Francois Champollion
Howard Carter
Napoleon's Soldiers
How many languages where on the Rosett…
French linguist who translated hieroglyphics
Egyptologist who discovered King Tut's tomb
Found the Rosetta stone
Three
Jean Francois Champollion
French linguist who translated hieroglyphics
Howard Carter
Egyptologist who discovered King Tut's tomb
KIS Social Studies Y6: Unit 2: After Life, Mummies, Hieroglyphics, Papyrus, Pyramid
Afterlife
The Book of the Dead
Mummies
70 days
after a person dies they would go somewhere else and live again
has special poems and prayers, that are supposed to travel to…
preserved bodies
how long it takes to preserve a body
Afterlife
after a person dies they would go somewhere else and live again
The Book of the Dead
has special poems and prayers, that are supposed to travel to…
mummies, tombs, and treasures
small statues made of wood that were p…
the meal before they buried the mummy.…
a ceremony to give the mummy the abili…
ordered by Maat, the Egyptian Goddess…
shabtis
Funeral Banquet
Opening of the Mouth Ceremony
Weighing of the Heart
small statues made of wood that were p…
shabtis
the meal before they buried the mummy.…
Funeral Banquet
Egypt practice test 2 (pyramids/tombs)
Facts on pyramids
First pyramid was for ____
First pyramid was designed by _______
Great pyramid was the pyramid of ____
- built in the desert... - built to house pharaohs bodies and be…
Zoser
Imhotep
Giza
Facts on pyramids
- built in the desert... - built to house pharaohs bodies and be…
First pyramid was for ____
Zoser
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Middle Kingdom to hieroglyphics
Middle kingdom was a
Who invaded middle kimgdom
What made Hyksos take beliefs and cult…
Decline of middle kingdom
Turbulent period
Hyksos
Horse drawn war chariots
Nile deadly floods economic strain and Hyksos
Middle kingdom was a
Turbulent period
Who invaded middle kimgdom
Hyksos
Hieroglyphics-the riddle of egypt
hieroglyphics
Herodotus and the Bible
A.D.1799
Rosetta Stone
ancient Egyptian writings(carvings).
The only sources
French soldiers uncovered broken slab of black basalt
message carved in hieroglyphics, demotic, and Greek
hieroglyphics
ancient Egyptian writings(carvings).
Herodotus and the Bible
The only sources
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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
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Chapter 4: Section 4 - Egyptian Achievements
hieroglyphics
papyrus
Rosetta Stone
sphinxes
Egyptian writing system, one of the world's first, which used…
long-lasting, paper-like substance made from reeds
a stone slab discovered in 1799 that was inscribed with hiero…
huge ancient Egyptian statues of imaginary creatures with the…
hieroglyphics
Egyptian writing system, one of the world's first, which used…
papyrus
long-lasting, paper-like substance made from reeds
Ancient Egypt 2016
delta
pharaoh
dynasty
afterlife
A triangle-shaped area of land with fertile soil at the mouth…
A ruler of Egypt thought to be a god walking on Earth
A series of rulers from the same family
Life after death
delta
A triangle-shaped area of land with fertile soil at the mouth…
pharaoh
A ruler of Egypt thought to be a god walking on Earth
12 terms
Egypt
pyramids
tomb
mummy
Nile river
pyramids
tomb
12 terms
ancient Egypt
pyramids
Sphinx
pharaoh
chariots
pyramids
Sphinx
Vocabulary-The River Civilizations: 12-19-AH
silt
hieroglyphics
pharoh
dynasty
bits of soil and minerals carried by the rivers and deposited…
the ancient writing using pictures and signs
ancient Egyptian king, believed to also be a god
a line of rulers from one family
silt
bits of soil and minerals carried by the rivers and deposited…
hieroglyphics
the ancient writing using pictures and signs
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Ancient Egypt: Acheivements
Hieroglyphics
Papyrus
Rosetta Stone
Pyramid
Writing system used in ancient Egypt. Uses symbols such as an…
Paper invented in Egypt, made from papyrus plants
A large stone written in Hieroglyphics and Greek. We were abl…
A monumental structure used as a tomb for pharaohs during the…
Hieroglyphics
Writing system used in ancient Egypt. Uses symbols such as an…
Papyrus
Paper invented in Egypt, made from papyrus plants
Ancient Civilizations -Egypt 1st Grade
The Nile River
Pharaoh
Pyramids
Sphinx
The most important river in Egypt is called
The King of Ancient Egypt is called the
In ancient Egypt, the tombs (graves) of pharaohs were located…
What is the name of the statue with the head of a man and bod…
The Nile River
The most important river in Egypt is called
Pharaoh
The King of Ancient Egypt is called the
Ancient Egypt Terms
pharaoh
pyramids
mummy
papyrus
title given to king in ancient Egypt
large buildings with three or more sides shaped like a triangle
body treated for burial with preservatives and wrapped in air…
tall reed that grows in the Nile Valley; Egyptians dried, cut…
pharaoh
title given to king in ancient Egypt
pyramids
large buildings with three or more sides shaped like a triangle
10 terms
Ancient Egypt
cataracts
papyrus
hieroglyphics
dynasty
dangerous, fast moving water
a reed plant that grows along the Nile River, it is used to m…
ancient Egyptian writing system using pictures
a line of rulers from one family
cataracts
dangerous, fast moving water
papyrus
a reed plant that grows along the Nile River, it is used to m…
15 terms
Chapter 4- Egypt
pharaoh
cataracts
delta
dynasty
This absolute ruler was considered a deity. He owned everythi…
These waterfalls or rapids on the Nile south of Egypt helped…
the spread-out "mouth" of a river; in Egypt, it is a triangle…
a family of rulers; in ancient Egypt, there were over 30 of t…
pharaoh
This absolute ruler was considered a deity. He owned everythi…
cataracts
These waterfalls or rapids on the Nile south of Egypt helped…
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Egypt
Dynasty
Nubia
afterlife
hieroglyph
Series of rulers from the same family or line.
Country south of Egypt from which Egyptians brought gold, ivo…
life after death
writing using pictures or symbols.
Dynasty
Series of rulers from the same family or line.
Nubia
Country south of Egypt from which Egyptians brought gold, ivo…
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Egypt
cataracts
delta
pharaoh
dynasty
strong rapids caused by water rushing through rocky, hilly, l…
a triangle shaped area of land made of soil deposited by a ri…
the title used by the rulers of Egypt
a series of rulers from the same family
cataracts
strong rapids caused by water rushing through rocky, hilly, l…
delta
a triangle shaped area of land made of soil deposited by a ri…
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Ancient Egypt Vocabulary
ancient
canopic
pharaoh
mummy
belonging to the very distant past and no longer in existence
jars used to preserve the soft internal organs of a mummy
ruler of Egypt
dead body of a human being preserved by ancient method of emb…
ancient
belonging to the very distant past and no longer in existence
canopic
jars used to preserve the soft internal organs of a mummy
Sphinx
sphinx
trade route
pyramids
merchant
pretend creature with human head and lion body
path followed by traders
huge triangular tombs
a trader
sphinx
pretend creature with human head and lion body
trade route
path followed by traders
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history tombs mastabas pryamids
pylon
obelisk
stele
mortuary
gigantic gateway made of stone
tall four sided column covered with hieroglyphics
a block of stone that tells a story in hieroglyphics
statue in honer of the dead
pylon
gigantic gateway made of stone
obelisk
tall four sided column covered with hieroglyphics
Ancient Egypt
Artisan
pharaoh
dynasty
civilization
a worker who makes crafts by hand
king of ancient Egypt
a series of rulers from the same family
a society with cities, government, and workers with specializ…
Artisan
a worker who makes crafts by hand
pharaoh
king of ancient Egypt
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Tut play
Archeology
Carnavaron
Debris
Desolate
the study of material evidence of past human life
A name car-na-var-on
scattered fragments, wreckage
Deserted and lonely
Archeology
the study of material evidence of past human life
Carnavaron
A name car-na-var-on
5 terms
Egypt (Javier)
hieroglyphics
tomb
mummy
pyramid
the written ABCs in Ancient Egypt
where mummies were buried
when someone in Ancient Egypt died, they were wrapped up with…
these were built as the tombs for kings and queens who died i…
hieroglyphics
the written ABCs in Ancient Egypt
tomb
where mummies were buried
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ANCIENT EGYPT
afterlife
dynasty
hieroglyphics
pyramid
life after death
a series of rulers from the same family
ancient Egyptian writing system
a large building served as a tomb
afterlife
life after death
dynasty
a series of rulers from the same family
Ancient Egypt
amulet
canopic jars
cartouche
delta
a large ornament worn on a necklace
a special container for an organ of a dead body
an oval shape containing hieroglyphics of a name written insi…
a fan shaped area of fertile land at the mouth of a river
amulet
a large ornament worn on a necklace
canopic jars
a special container for an organ of a dead body
Egypt
Pharaoh
Hieroglyphics
Nile River
Social Structure
leader of ancient Egypt.
Written language of Egypt
River that brought life to Egypt
Slaves at the bottom, working class, ruling class
Pharaoh
leader of ancient Egypt.
Hieroglyphics
Written language of Egypt
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Ancient Egypt #2 - COPY1
Sphinx
Dynasty
Mummy
Obelisk
imaginary creature with the body of a lion and head of a human
a series of rulers from the same family
a specially treated body wrapped in cloth
A stone pillar, typically having a square or rectangular cros…
Sphinx
imaginary creature with the body of a lion and head of a human
Dynasty
a series of rulers from the same family
15 terms
Ancient Egypt: social structure
pharaoh
class system
social class
monument
a political and religious leader in Ancient Egypt
a system that divides people into categories depending on the…
the category within the class system; in Ancient Egypt the so…
a building that is made to remember someone or honor someone…
pharaoh
a political and religious leader in Ancient Egypt
class system
a system that divides people into categories depending on the…
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The Old Kingdom
diplomacy
nation-state
dynasty
vizier
The skill of conducting negotiations
A region with a united group of people and a single government
A series of rulers from the same family
The chief advisor to an ancient Egyptian king
diplomacy
The skill of conducting negotiations
nation-state
A region with a united group of people and a single government
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Vocab list for SS- 6th grade Chapter 4 (AS)
Delta
Dynasty
Nobles
Pyramids
a triangular shaped are of land made of rich soil deposited b…
a series of rulers from the same family
people from rich and powerful families
giant tombs with four triangle shaped walls that met in a poi…
Delta
a triangular shaped are of land made of rich soil deposited b…
Dynasty
a series of rulers from the same family
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Ancient Egypt Vocab
cataracts
afterlife
shadoof
papyrus
waterfalls / rapids
the next life, in which the dead are believed to live again
machine used to lift water
Egyptian river reed, made into paper
cataracts
waterfalls / rapids
afterlife
the next life, in which the dead are believed to live again
12 terms
EGYPT REVIEW 2
Shadoof
Nile Delta
Natural Barriers
Papyrus
The Egyptians irrigated floods with a __
Most fertile place in Egypt is __
Egyptians were protected by ___
This reed plant was used to make paper in Egypt.
Shadoof
The Egyptians irrigated floods with a __
Nile Delta
Most fertile place in Egypt is __
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Ancient Egypt Vocab
Theocracy
Rosetta Stone
Delta
Khufu
government ruled by religion
A stone slab inscribed with hieroglyphics
The mouth of the river
Built the great pyramid of Sphinx
Theocracy
government ruled by religion
Rosetta Stone
A stone slab inscribed with hieroglyphics
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Egypt
silt
delta
irrigation
Nile River
rich, fertile soil that is good for farming
flat, fertile, fan shaped land where a river drains into a la…
water of land by means of canals and pipes
the longest river in the world; in Egypt, Africa
silt
rich, fertile soil that is good for farming
delta
flat, fertile, fan shaped land where a river drains into a la…
Social Studies Unit 2 Ch 4 Egyptian Civilization
afterlife
Memphis
pyramids
papyrus
life after death, which led to preserving bodies by creating…
capital created for the newly-united Egypt
tombs for Egyptian royalty
paperlike material used by scribes to record information
afterlife
life after death, which led to preserving bodies by creating…
Memphis
capital created for the newly-united Egypt
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Egypt Vocab Review
Cartouche
Nomad
Canopic Jars
Cleopatra
An oval circle with a name written on it.
A person who moves from place to place.
Jars which held mummified remains.
A famous Queen of Ancient Egypt who actually belonged to a Gr…
Cartouche
An oval circle with a name written on it.
Nomad
A person who moves from place to place.
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Egypt Vocabulary (gr 6 ESL) - English definitions
pyramid
fertile land
irrigation
delta
structure that was built over the tomb of a pharaoh
land that is good for growing crops
canals and other methods to bring water to crops
place where the river opens up and meets the sea
pyramid
structure that was built over the tomb of a pharaoh
fertile land
land that is good for growing crops
10 terms
Vocabulary List---Chapter 4 (6th grade SS)
Cataracts
Delta
Pharaoh
Nobles
strong rapids in a river
a triangular-shaped area of land made of rich soil deposited…
the title used by the rulers of Egypt
people from rich and powerful families
Cataracts
strong rapids in a river
Delta
a triangular-shaped area of land made of rich soil deposited…
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Ancient Egypt Vocabulary 2017
delta
cataract
unification
economy
a fertile, fan-shaped land mass created where the Nile emptie…
steep rapids in a river
the joining of Upper Egypt and Lower Egypt into one kingdom
the way a country's people manage money and resources for the…
delta
a fertile, fan-shaped land mass created where the Nile emptie…
cataract
steep rapids in a river
21 terms
Ancient Egypt
Narmer
cataract
delta
papyrus
also known as Menes, was the King of Upper Egypt, united Uppe…
narrow cliffs and boulders in the Nile form wild rapids
rivers divide into different branches that look like a flower…
a reed plant that grew along the shores of the Nile, used for…
Narmer
also known as Menes, was the King of Upper Egypt, united Uppe…
cataract
narrow cliffs and boulders in the Nile form wild rapids
Egypt II
Cataract
Delta
Papyrus
Hieroglyphics
A large waterfall
A landform made of sediment that is deposited where a river f…
Egyptian paper
An ancient Egyptian writing system in which pictures were use…
Cataract
A large waterfall
Delta
A landform made of sediment that is deposited where a river f…
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