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6th Grade Social Studies Chapter 3: Ancient Egypt and Nubia Vocabulary
delta
silt
papyrus
cataract
a triangular-shaped area of soil at the mouth of a river that…
a mixture of soil and small rocks
valuable crop used to make paper
waterfall
delta
a triangular-shaped area of soil at the mouth of a river that…
silt
a mixture of soil and small rocks
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Grade 6 Social Studies Ancient Egypt and Nubia
Black Land refers to
Why was papyrus a better material for…
We know the Egyptians were advanced en…
Capital city of Nubia
a narrow strip of fertile soil which lines both banks of the…
easy to transport, lasted longer, and easier to write on
they built detailed pyramids with many geometric shapes
was Meroe
Black Land refers to
a narrow strip of fertile soil which lines both banks of the…
Why was papyrus a better material for…
easy to transport, lasted longer, and easier to write on
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6th grade Ancient Egypt & Nubia
The geography of ancient Egypt include…
The Nile delta formed the region known…
"The Book of the Dead" was a well-know…
Skilled artists created paintings on t…
The Red Land
Lower Egypt
it served as a guide to the after life for dead souls
provide the person buried with servants and things they needed
The geography of ancient Egypt include…
The Red Land
The Nile delta formed the region known…
Lower Egypt
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SocialStuides - Chapter 3 Ancient Egypt and Nubia Terms- 6th Grade
Delta
silt
papyrus
cataract
Egypt and Nubia terms a triangular-shaped area at the mouth o…
a mixture of soil and small rocks
a plant whose stems are used to make a kind of paper
a waterfall
Delta
Egypt and Nubia terms a triangular-shaped area at the mouth o…
silt
a mixture of soil and small rocks
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Ancient Egypt and Nubia Study Guide - Mrs. H's 6th Grade
afterlife
Artisan
astronomer
cataract
A life after death
A worker who is especially skilled at crafting items by hand.
A scientist who studies the stars and other objects in the sky
A strong flood or a rush of water
afterlife
A life after death
Artisan
A worker who is especially skilled at crafting items by hand.
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Social Studies- Ancient Egypt and Nubia
Nile River
Trubutaries
Silt
Delta
longest river in the world... The river in which early kingdoms…
smaller streams and rivers that flow into a main river
A mixture of rich soil and tiny rocks
A landform made of sediment that is deposited where a river f…
Nile River
longest river in the world... The river in which early kingdoms…
Trubutaries
smaller streams and rivers that flow into a main river
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Social Studies-Ancient Egypt and Nubia
Nile River
Tributaries
Cataracts
Silt
The river in which early kingdoms in Egypt were centered arou…
smaller rivers that flow into larger rivers
rapids along a river, such as those along the Nile in Egypt
A mixture of rich soil and tiny rocks
Nile River
The river in which early kingdoms in Egypt were centered arou…
Tributaries
smaller rivers that flow into larger rivers
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Social Studies Ancient Egypt and Nubia
Delta
Cataract
Nomads
Pharaoh
a triangular area of fertile land formed by silt that the riv…
rocky rapids
people who wander
Egyptian king
Delta
a triangular area of fertile land formed by silt that the riv…
Cataract
rocky rapids
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Ancient Egypt: 6th Grade Social Studies
Delta
Unification
Pharaoh
Old Kingdom
Very fertile, flat land made of silt dropped by a river as it…
Is the joining of separate parts into one
1. Refers to the "the great palace" in which the rulers of Eg…
The time period when Egypt's early pharaohs worked to build u…
Delta
Very fertile, flat land made of silt dropped by a river as it…
Unification
Is the joining of separate parts into one
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Prentice Hall World Studies The Ancient World 6th Grade Chapter 3: Ancient Egypt and Nubia
Nubia
cataract
delta
silt
located south of Egypt, an ancient region in the Nile River V…
Greek for "rock-filled rapids".
a plain at the mouth of a river; in Lower Egypt makes the soi…
fertile sediment or fine soil that settles at the river bottom
Nubia
located south of Egypt, an ancient region in the Nile River V…
cataract
Greek for "rock-filled rapids".
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Social Studies Ancient Nubia and Egypt
Cataract
Delta
Silt
Artisan
group of rocky rapids
a flat plain formed on the seabed where a river deposits mate…
earthy matter, fine sand, or the like carried by moving or ru…
skilled workers who practice a handicraft
Cataract
group of rocky rapids
Delta
a flat plain formed on the seabed where a river deposits mate…
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Social Studies : Ancient Egypt and Nubia
Delta
Cataract
Ore
Silt
A plain at the mouth of a river,formed when sediment is depos…
A large waterfall; any strong flood or rush of water
A mineral or a combination of minerals mined for the producti…
Fine soil found on the river bottom
Delta
A plain at the mouth of a river,formed when sediment is depos…
Cataract
A large waterfall; any strong flood or rush of water
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Social Studies - Ancient Egypt and Nubia
cataract
pharaoh
pyramid
dynasty
A strong flood or rush of water is called?
A powerful Egyptian ruler was called?
An Egyptian ruler was often buried in a triangular- shaped bu…
A series of rulers from the same family is called?
cataract
A strong flood or rush of water is called?
pharaoh
A powerful Egyptian ruler was called?
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Ancient Egypt and Nubia Study Guide - Mrs. H's 6th Grade
afterlife
Artisan
astronomer
cataract
A life after death
A worker who is especially skilled at crafting items by hand.
A scientist who studies the stars and other objects in the sky
A strong flood or a rush of water
afterlife
A life after death
Artisan
A worker who is especially skilled at crafting items by hand.
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Prentice Hall World Studies The Ancient World 6th Grade Chapter 3 Ancient Egypt and Nubia
Nubia
cataract
delta
silt
located south of Egypt, an ancient region in the Nile River V…
Greek for "rock-filled rapids".
a plain at the mouth of a river; in Lower Egypt makes the soi…
fertile sediment or fine soil that settles at the river bottom
Nubia
located south of Egypt, an ancient region in the Nile River V…
cataract
Greek for "rock-filled rapids".
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Chapter 3 social studies Ancient Egypt and Nubia
Delta
Pharaoh
Mummy
Pyramid
A plain at the mouth of a river, formed when sediment is depo…
The title of the kings of Egypt
A dead body preserved in a lifelike condition
A huge building with four sloping triangle sides; built as ro…
Delta
A plain at the mouth of a river, formed when sediment is depo…
Pharaoh
The title of the kings of Egypt
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Chapter 3 Ancient Egypt and Nubia (Social Studies)
Delta
Pharoah
Dynasty
Afterlife
A plain at the mouth of a river, formed when sediment is depo…
The title of the kings of ancient Egypt
A series of rulers from the same family or ethnic group
A life after death
Delta
A plain at the mouth of a river, formed when sediment is depo…
Pharoah
The title of the kings of ancient Egypt
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Social Studies 6th Grade Chapter 3 "Egypt and Nubia" Test
What is the longest river in the world?
The discovery of the Rosetta Stone led…
How were Ancient Egyptians and Sumeria…
Why were calenders important to the Eg…
The Nile River
The ability to decode hieroglyphics.
They both developed a form of writing, both worshipped many g…
The calenders allowed them to keep track the number of days b…
What is the longest river in the world?
The Nile River
The discovery of the Rosetta Stone led…
The ability to decode hieroglyphics.
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Prentice Hall World Studies The Ancient World 6th Grade Chapter 3: Ancient Egypt and Nubia
Nubia
cataract
delta
silt
located south of Egypt, an ancient region in the Nile River V…
Greek for "rock-filled rapids".
a plain at the mouth of a river; in Lower Egypt makes the soi…
fertile sediment or fine soil that settles at the river bottom
Nubia
located south of Egypt, an ancient region in the Nile River V…
cataract
Greek for "rock-filled rapids".
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Ancient Egypt: 6th Grade Social Studies
Delta
Unification
Pharaoh
Old Kingdom
Very fertile, flat land made of silt dropped by a river as it…
Is the joining of separate parts into one
1. Refers to the "the great palace" in which the rulers of Eg…
The time period when Egypt's early pharaohs worked to build u…
Delta
Very fertile, flat land made of silt dropped by a river as it…
Unification
Is the joining of separate parts into one
42 terms
Ancient Egypt: 6th Grade Social Studies
Delta
Unification
Pharaoh
Old Kingdom
Very fertile, flat land made of silt dropped by a river as it…
Is the joining of separate parts into one
1. Refers to the "the great palace" in which the rulers of Eg…
The time period when Egypt's early pharaohs worked to build u…
Delta
Very fertile, flat land made of silt dropped by a river as it…
Unification
Is the joining of separate parts into one
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Ancient Egypt and Nubia; The geography of the Nile 6th grade
Herodotus
Nile River
Where do the White Nile and the Blue N…
Nubia
wrote,"the gift of the nile"
Worlds largest river 4000 miles
Sudan and forms an S shape
an ancient region in the Nile River valley
Herodotus
wrote,"the gift of the nile"
Nile River
Worlds largest river 4000 miles
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6th grade Social Studies - Ancient Egypt
What is the world's longest river?
Where does the Nile river begin?
What direction does the Nile flow?
What was the Nile formed from?
Nile
Equator
South to North
Blue Nile and White Nile
What is the world's longest river?
Nile
Where does the Nile river begin?
Equator
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social studies: ancient egypt and nubia chapter 4
cataract
delta
artisan
pharaoh
group of rocky rapids
a flat plain fromed on the seabed where river deposits materi…
skilled worker who practices a handicraft
king of ancient Egypt
cataract
group of rocky rapids
delta
a flat plain fromed on the seabed where river deposits materi…
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Social Studies Vocab: Ancient Egypt and Nubia
Cataracts
Delta
Pharaoh
Dynasty
Rock filled rapids
A triangular shaped piece of land that was very fertile
King
Family of rulers
Cataracts
Rock filled rapids
Delta
A triangular shaped piece of land that was very fertile
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Social Studies Terms~Ancient Egypt & Nubia
Cataract
Delta
Artisan
Pharaoh
Groups of rocky rapids
An area of sediment (soil or minerals carried by water) depos…
Skilled workers who practice a handcraft
King of United Egypt
Cataract
Groups of rocky rapids
Delta
An area of sediment (soil or minerals carried by water) depos…
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Social Studies Chapter 3 Ancient Egypt and Nubia
Nubia
Cataract
Delta
Silt
An ancient region in the Nile River Valley,on the present day…
A large waterfall; any strong flood or rush of water
A plain at the mouth of a river, formed when sediment is depo…
Fine soil going on river bottoms
Nubia
An ancient region in the Nile River Valley,on the present day…
Cataract
A large waterfall; any strong flood or rush of water
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Social Studies Section 4 - Ancient Egypt and Nubia
Cataract
Delta
Artisan
Pharaoh
A group of rocky rapids
A flat plain formed on the seabed where a river deposits mate…
Skilled worker who practices a handicraft
King of Ancient Egypt
Cataract
A group of rocky rapids
Delta
A flat plain formed on the seabed where a river deposits mate…
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6th grade Ancient Egypt social studies
Khufu
peasant
the second highest class in the social…
the three most important environmental…
the pharaoh that built great pyramid of Giza
the lowest and largest class in the social pyramid
government officials
water, topography, and vegetation
Khufu
the pharaoh that built great pyramid of Giza
peasant
the lowest and largest class in the social pyramid
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Ancient Egypt: 6th Grade Social Studies
Delta
Unification
Pharaoh
Mummification
Very fertile, flat land made of silt dropped by a river as it…
Is the joining of separate parts into one
1. Refers to the "the great palace" in which the rulers of Eg…
The process of preserving the body of the dead which was wrap…
Delta
Very fertile, flat land made of silt dropped by a river as it…
Unification
Is the joining of separate parts into one
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6th Grade Social Studies Ancient Egypt
Astronomer
Afterlife
Cataract
Dynasty
A scientist who studies the stars
The next life, in which the dead are believed to live again
A rock filled rapid in a river
A family of rulers
Astronomer
A scientist who studies the stars
Afterlife
The next life, in which the dead are believed to live again
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PJHS Social Studies Chapter 3 Ancient Egypt and Nubia
A group of lands and people under one…
After Menes built a palace in Memphis,…
The paper made from reeds that grew in…
People who received training to write…
an empire
pharaoh
papyrus
scribes
A group of lands and people under one…
an empire
After Menes built a palace in Memphis,…
pharaoh
Social Studies Ancient Egypt & Nubia- Chapter 4
Cataract
Delta
Artisan
Pharaoh
Groups of rocky rapids. Rocky __________ made it impossible f…
An area of sediment- soil or minerals carried by water- depos…
Skilled worker who practices a handicraft
A king of a United Egypt. Two famous rulers were Hatshepsut a…
Cataract
Groups of rocky rapids. Rocky __________ made it impossible f…
Delta
An area of sediment- soil or minerals carried by water- depos…
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Social Studies Ancient Egypt 6th grade Chapter
cataract
delta
pharaoh
dynasty
rocky rapids caused by changes in elevation
an area of sediment left at the mouth of a river
a ruler in ancient Egypt
a line of hereditary over time
cataract
rocky rapids caused by changes in elevation
delta
an area of sediment left at the mouth of a river
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Social Studies Ancient Egypt and Nubia Vocab
Delta
Pharaohs
Dynasty
Afterlife
A plain at the mouth of the river, formed when sediment is de…
The title of the kings of Ancient Egypt
A series of rulers from the same family or ethnic group
A life after death
Delta
A plain at the mouth of the river, formed when sediment is de…
Pharaohs
The title of the kings of Ancient Egypt
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Social Studies Chapter 4 Ancient Egypt and Nubia
Nile
Cataracts
Nubia
White Nile
The worlds longest river, flows 3,500 miles through Sahara de…
Groups of rocky rapids
Another name is Kush
Flows from Lake Victoria
Nile
The worlds longest river, flows 3,500 miles through Sahara de…
Cataracts
Groups of rocky rapids
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Social Studies Chapter 3 - Ancient Egypt and Nubia
Papyrus; clay tablets
Nile; fertile soil
Osiris
Horus
Egyptians wrote on _________, while the Mesopotamians wrote o…
Silt was left behind by the flooding of the __________, which…
God of afterlife and the soul
God of the sky
Papyrus; clay tablets
Egyptians wrote on _________, while the Mesopotamians wrote o…
Nile; fertile soil
Silt was left behind by the flooding of the __________, which…
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Social Studies: Ch. 4 - Ancient Egypt & Nubia
Cataracts
Delta
Pharaoh
Dynasty
Groups of rocky rapids. The Nile flows through the Sahara Des…
An area of sediment or silt that is deposited at the mouth of…
king. Menes was the first
a series of rulers from the same family. Menes was the founde…
Cataracts
Groups of rocky rapids. The Nile flows through the Sahara Des…
Delta
An area of sediment or silt that is deposited at the mouth of…
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Social Studies Chapter 4 Ancient Egypt and Nubia
The Egyptians developed a calendar wit…
In order to construct the pyramids the…
The first pharaoh and leader united th…
What aspects from their culture did Nu…
Solar Calendar
mathematics
Menes
Gods and Pyramids
The Egyptians developed a calendar wit…
Solar Calendar
In order to construct the pyramids the…
mathematics
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Social studies chapter 4: ancient egypt and nubia
Delta
Cataract
Artisan
Pharaoh
An area of sediment deposited at the mouth of a river
A rocky rapid
Skilled workers who practice a handcraft
A king in ancient Egypt
Delta
An area of sediment deposited at the mouth of a river
Cataract
A rocky rapid
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Ancient Egypt - 6th Grade Social Studies
Egyptians used this process of embalmm…
It provided many people food and water…
It provided fish to each and also help…
It would wash away newly planted crops
Mummification
Why was the Nile River important to the Egyptian people?
Why was the Mediterranean Sea important to the Egyptian people?
What impact would the flooding of the Nile River have on the…
Egyptians used this process of embalmm…
Mummification
It provided many people food and water…
Why was the Nile River important to the Egyptian people?
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Rossman 6th grade Social Studies - Ancient Egypt
Religion
amulets
Ra
Osiris
Egyptians worshipped many deities (Gods), therefore they were…
Egyptians wore them to protect themselves from evil spirits
God of the Sun; chief God in ancient Egypt; all worshipped him
God of Dead; weighed the heart of the dead
Religion
Egyptians worshipped many deities (Gods), therefore they were…
amulets
Egyptians wore them to protect themselves from evil spirits
40 terms
Rossman 6th grade Social Studies - Ancient Egypt
Religion
amulets
Ra
Osiris
Egyptians worshipped many deities (Gods), therefore they were…
Egyptians wore them to protect themselves from evil spirits
God of the Sun; chief God in ancient Egypt; all worshipped him
God of Dead; weighed the heart of the dead
Religion
Egyptians worshipped many deities (Gods), therefore they were…
amulets
Egyptians wore them to protect themselves from evil spirits
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Social Studies Vocab- Chapter 3 - Ancient Egypt and Nubia
sediment
Nubia
cataract
delta
The_______ in the Nile settles at the bottom.
_______ is south of Egypt.
The word ________ is Greek for "rapids".
The _______ in Lower Egypt makes the soil there very fertile.
sediment
The_______ in the Nile settles at the bottom.
Nubia
_______ is south of Egypt.
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Social Studies Exam Review Chapter 3: Ancient Egypt and Nubia
artisan
astronomer
cataract
dynasty
a worker who is skilled in crafting goods by hand.
a scientist who studies the stars and other objects in the sky.
a large waterfall; any strong flood or rush of water.
a series of rulers from the same family or ethnic group.
artisan
a worker who is skilled in crafting goods by hand.
astronomer
a scientist who studies the stars and other objects in the sky.
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Chapter Three: Ancient Egypt and Nubia Vocabulary (Social Studies)
Nubia
Cataract
Delta
Silt
An ancient region in the Nile River Valley, on the site of pr…
A large waterfall ; any strong flood or rush of water
A plain at the mouth of a river, farmed when sediment is depo…
Fine soil found on river bottoms
Nubia
An ancient region in the Nile River Valley, on the site of pr…
Cataract
A large waterfall ; any strong flood or rush of water
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Ancient Egypt: 6th Grade Social Studies Mrs. Hartsell's Class
Delta
Unification
Pharaoh
Old Kingdom
Very fertile, flat land made of silt dropped by a river as it…
Is the joining of separate parts into one
1. Refers to the "the great palace" in which the rulers of Eg…
The time period when Egypt's early pharaohs worked to build u…
Delta
Very fertile, flat land made of silt dropped by a river as it…
Unification
Is the joining of separate parts into one
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6th Social Studies Ancient Egypt
a triangular shaped area of soil at th…
mixture of soil and rocks
valuable crop used to make paper
cataract
delta
silt
papyrus
waterfall
a triangular shaped area of soil at th…
delta
mixture of soil and rocks
silt
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Social Studies 6th grade Unit 2, Ancient Egypt
cataract
delta
papyrus
hieroglyphics
wild, steep rapids formed by cliffs and boulders in a river
area of fertile soil at the month of a river. Where the mouth…
reed plant of the nile valley,used to make a form of paper
system of writing made up of thousands of picture symbols dev…
cataract
wild, steep rapids formed by cliffs and boulders in a river
delta
area of fertile soil at the month of a river. Where the mouth…
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