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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
23 terms
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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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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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
6th Grade Social Studies: 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 nutrient-rich soil and small rocks
valuable crop used to make paper
waterfall, a drop off in the water
delta
a triangular-shaped area of soil at the mouth of a river that…
silt
a mixture of nutrient-rich soil and small rocks
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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
15 terms
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
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
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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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
23 terms
6th Grade Social Studies Chapter 4 Ancient Egypt and Kush Vocabulary
cataracts
delta
pharaoh
dynasty
strong rapids
a triangle-shaped area of land made of soil deposited by a ri…
the title used by the rulers of Egypt; means "great house"
a series of rulers from the same family
cataracts
strong rapids
delta
a triangle-shaped area of land made of soil deposited by a ri…
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6th Grade Social Studies Chapter 4 Ancient Egypt Vocabulary
Cataracts
Delta
Menes
Pharaoh
Rapids
A triangle shaped area of land made from soil deposited by a…
A legendary king in 3100 BC who ruled and unified upper and l…
The title used by the rulers of Egypt
Cataracts
Rapids
Delta
A triangle shaped area of land made from soil deposited by a…
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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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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
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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
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6th Grade Social Studies - Ancient Egypt Study Guide
cataract
delta
artisan
pharaoh
group of rocky rapids
a flat plain formed on the seabed where a river deposits mate…
skilled worker
king of ancient Egypt
cataract
group of rocky rapids
delta
a flat plain formed on the seabed where a river deposits mate…
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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…
15 terms
Ancient Egypt - Mrs. Berkeley's 6th Grade Social Studies
Agriculture
Ra
Silt
Mummy
the practice of growing crops and raising livestock
Egyptian sun god and supreme deity
small particles of rich soil
a preserved dead body of a human or animal
Agriculture
the practice of growing crops and raising livestock
Ra
Egyptian sun god and supreme deity
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6th Grade Social Studies Unit 3: The Middle East and Ancient Egypt
Fertile
Semiarid
Drought
Irrigation
Rich in nutrients
Hot and dry climate
A period of time without enough precipitation
A network of canals, dams, and reservoirs to provide crops wi…
Fertile
Rich in nutrients
Semiarid
Hot and dry climate
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Ancient Rome Vocabulary 6th Grade Social Studies
Architecture
Aqueduct
Coliseum
Consul
The science of building.
A large stone structure built to carry water from one place t…
A large sports arena in Ancient Rome.
One of two people elected by Roman Senate who govern Rome and…
Architecture
The science of building.
Aqueduct
A large stone structure built to carry water from one place t…
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Egypt 6th grade Social Studies
Pharoah
Scribe
Pyramids
Nile River
king of ancient Egypt
a person whose job was to copy writings
Buildings were Egyptian kings were buried, structure shaped l…
The longest river in the world that is in Egypt
Pharoah
king of ancient Egypt
Scribe
a person whose job was to copy writings
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6th Grade Social Studies, Unit 2, Chapter 4, Ancient Egypt
Lower Egypt
Upper Egypt
cataracts
delta
The area by the Nile River in Northern Egypt. It is called __…
The area by the Nile River by the Western Desert
Rapids
A triangle-shaped area of land made from soil deposited by a…
Lower Egypt
The area by the Nile River in Northern Egypt. It is called __…
Upper Egypt
The area by the Nile River by the Western Desert
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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…
6th Grade Social Studies, Unit 2, Chapter 4, Ancient Egypt
Lower Egypt
Upper Egypt
cataracts
delta
The area by the Nile River in Northern Egypt. It is called __…
The area by the Nile River by the Western Desert
Rapids
A triangle-shaped area of land made from soil deposited by a…
Lower Egypt
The area by the Nile River in Northern Egypt. It is called __…
Upper Egypt
The area by the Nile River by the Western Desert
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Social Studies 8th Grade-Ancient Egypt Vocabulary
cataract
delta
irrigation
afterlife
large waterfall
triangular tract of sediment deposited at the mouth of a river
supply water to land or crops to help growth
life after death
cataract
large waterfall
delta
triangular tract of sediment deposited at the mouth of a river
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Social Studies Chapter 4- Ancient Egypt and Kush 6th Grade
cataracts
delta
Menes
pharaoh
a set of strong rapids along a river, such as those along the…
a triangle-shaped area of land made of soil deposited by a ri…
a leader who rose to power in Upper Egypt around 3100 BC; uni…
the title used by the rulers of Egypt; means "great house"
cataracts
a set of strong rapids along a river, such as those along the…
delta
a triangle-shaped area of land made of soil deposited by a ri…
20 terms
Social Studies 6th grade Egypt
delta
cataract
arid
predict
a triangle shaped piece of fertile land formed from soil depo…
a waterfall
dry
tell in advance
delta
a triangle shaped piece of fertile land formed from soil depo…
cataract
a waterfall
6th Grade Social Studies Quiz on Ancient Egypt
The sun God
God of the afterlife
Wife of Osiris
God of the dead
Amun-Re
Osiris
Isis
Anubis
The sun God
Amun-Re
God of the afterlife
Osiris
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6th Grade Ancient Egypt Vocabulary 2
delta
silt
pharaoh
dynasty
a triangular shaped plain at the mouth of a river, formed whe…
rich, fertile soil deposited by the flooding of a river
the title of the kings of ancient Egypt
a series of rulers from the same family
delta
a triangular shaped plain at the mouth of a river, formed whe…
silt
rich, fertile soil deposited by the flooding of a river
36 terms
6th Grade Social Studies/Egypt Study Guide
delta
silt
papyrus
pharoah
Land that is formed by mud and sand and shaped like an upside…
A mixture of water and soil that added a layer of rich fertil…
Ancient Egyptians made paper from these reeds.
A king of ancient Egypt. Means "Great House."
delta
Land that is formed by mud and sand and shaped like an upside…
silt
A mixture of water and soil that added a layer of rich fertil…
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Ancient Egypt Vocabulary (6th Grade)
Mummy
Obelisk
papyrus
pharaoh
a dead body which has been preserved or dried out
a tall, slender, four-sided stone pillar shaped from a single…
a water-loving plant that is best known for making paper
an ancient Egyptian ruler
Mummy
a dead body which has been preserved or dried out
Obelisk
a tall, slender, four-sided stone pillar shaped from a single…
20 terms
Holt McDougal 6th Grade Social Studies - Ancient Egypt and Kush
Cataracts
Delta
Pharoah
Dynasty
Strong rapids.
A triangle shaped area of land made of soil deposited by a ri…
The title used by rulers of Egypt
A series of rulers from the same family.
Cataracts
Strong rapids.
Delta
A triangle shaped area of land made of soil deposited by a ri…
9 terms
6th grade vocabulary for Ancient Egypt
cataract
mummification
sculpture
delta
a large waterfall-ROCKY RAPIDS
noun form of the word mummify-PRESERVING THE DEAD
a statue or another free standing piece of ART that is made w…
a flat plain formed on a see bed where a river DEPOSITS MATER…
cataract
a large waterfall-ROCKY RAPIDS
mummification
noun form of the word mummify-PRESERVING THE DEAD
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Social Studies Chapter 4 6th Grade Ancient Egypt
Black Land
Red Land
Controlling Nile Floods
Result of Food Surplus
located on either side of the Nile River, fertile and could s…
located on either side of the Black Land, deadly hot burning…
built earthen walls around fields
powerful people collected farmers food surplus as tax and use…
Black Land
located on either side of the Nile River, fertile and could s…
Red Land
located on either side of the Black Land, deadly hot burning…
19 terms
6th grade social studies Egypt
3 characteristics of Old Kingdom
4 characteristics of Middle Kingdom
4 characteristics of New Kingdom
Where is egypt located?
♦pharaohs organized strong central state and considered gods…
♦large drainage project created farmland... ♦traders made contac…
♦powerful pharaohs created large empires that reached Euphrat…
in Northeastern Africa
3 characteristics of Old Kingdom
♦pharaohs organized strong central state and considered gods…
4 characteristics of Middle Kingdom
♦large drainage project created farmland... ♦traders made contac…
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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
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
24 terms
Ancient India 6th Grade Social Studies
Sub continent
monsoon
Harrapa
Indus River
large landmass that is a major part of a continent (Indian su…
A regional scale wind system that predictably change directio…
A civilization along the Indus River established around 7,000…
A river in South Asia that flows from the Himalayas to the Ar…
Sub continent
large landmass that is a major part of a continent (Indian su…
monsoon
A regional scale wind system that predictably change directio…
65 terms
Egyptian Gods, 6th Grade Unit 3 - Ancient Egypt (no visuals), Social Studies 6th Grade: Mesopotamia, Mesopotamia
Amun-ra
Anubis
Bes
Hapy
Chief god- he was the most powerful god in the New Kingdom, t…
Jackal - He was the god of the dead and watched over the emba…
Short and fat god- He was very popular as he guarded children…
God of the Nile- On earth the yearly floods of the Nile symbo…
Amun-ra
Chief god- he was the most powerful god in the New Kingdom, t…
Anubis
Jackal - He was the god of the dead and watched over the emba…
6TH SOCIAL STUDIES: Ch. 2: Ancient Egypt Vocabulary Words
*Nile River
*delta
*hieroglyphics
*dynasty
Th Egyptians had to rely on this 4000 mile long river for wat…
An area of fertile soil at the mouth of a river. Grew many cr…
A system of writing made up of thousands of picture symbols d…
A line of rulers from the same family. In Egypt 31 dynasties…
*Nile River
Th Egyptians had to rely on this 4000 mile long river for wat…
*delta
An area of fertile soil at the mouth of a river. Grew many cr…
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6TH SOCIAL STUDIES: Ch. 2: Ancient Egypt Vocabulary Words
*Nile River
*delta
*hieroglyphics
*dynasty
Th Egyptians had to rely on this 4000 mile long river for wat…
An area of fertile soil at the mouth of a river. Grew many cr…
A system of writing made up of thousands of picture symbols d…
A line of rulers from the same family. In Egypt 31 dynasties…
*Nile River
Th Egyptians had to rely on this 4000 mile long river for wat…
*delta
An area of fertile soil at the mouth of a river. Grew many cr…
12 terms
6th grade Social Studies--Ancient Egypt The Lifeline of the Nile vocabulary 11/16
Nile River Valley
Egypt
Nile River
delta
the area of land surrounding the Nile River
an ancient kingdom and present- day country in northeastern A…
the longest river in the world, it flows from east Africa to…
a triangular-shaped area at the mouth of some rivers
Nile River Valley
the area of land surrounding the Nile River
Egypt
an ancient kingdom and present- day country in northeastern A…
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6TH SOCIAL STUDIES: Ch. 2: Ancient Egypt Vocabulary Words
*Nile River
*delta
*hieroglyphics
*dynasty
Th Egyptians had to rely on this 4000 mile long river for wat…
An area of fertile soil at the mouth of a river. Grew many cr…
A system of writing made up of thousands of picture symbols d…
A line of rulers from the same family. In Egypt 31 dynasties…
*Nile River
Th Egyptians had to rely on this 4000 mile long river for wat…
*delta
An area of fertile soil at the mouth of a river. Grew many cr…
Social Studies 6th Grade Egypt
Papyrus
Hieroglyphs
Pharoah
Scribe
used to make paper
Egyptian way of writing
ruler of Egypt
a person who records events with hieroglyphics
Papyrus
used to make paper
Hieroglyphs
Egyptian way of writing
42 terms
6TH SOCIAL STUDIES: Ch. 2: Ancient Egypt Vocabulary Words
*Nile River
*delta
*hieroglyphics
*dynasty
Th Egyptians had to rely on this 4000 mile long river for wat…
An area of fertile soil at the mouth of a river. Grew many cr…
A system of writing made up of thousands of picture symbols d…
A line of rulers from the same family. In Egypt 31 dynasties…
*Nile River
Th Egyptians had to rely on this 4000 mile long river for wat…
*delta
An area of fertile soil at the mouth of a river. Grew many cr…
46 terms
6th Grade Social Studies Ch. 2 Ancient Egypt Midterm Study Guide
Cataract
Isis
Savannas
Memphis
Wild rapids formed by boulders and narrow cliffs
Represented loyal wife and mother
Grasslands south of Egypt
Capital of Egypt during the Old Kingdom
Cataract
Wild rapids formed by boulders and narrow cliffs
Isis
Represented loyal wife and mother
65 terms
Grade 6 Social Studies Ancient Egypt
Nile River
Nile River Valley
Upper Egypt
silt
the largest river in Africa and the longest river in the world
fertile region watered by Nile River and because of that it b…
the northern part of ancient Egypt
a natural resource that is carried by the Nile River and floo…
Nile River
the largest river in Africa and the longest river in the world
Nile River Valley
fertile region watered by Nile River and because of that it b…
32 terms
6th Grade Social Studies - Egypt
A village built for workers at the Val…
The area of land surrounding the Nile…
The capital of the African Kingdom of…
The region of Egypt that surrounds the…
Dier el Medina
Nile River Valley
Napata
Lower Egypt
A village built for workers at the Val…
Dier el Medina
The area of land surrounding the Nile…
Nile River Valley
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