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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
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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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
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 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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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
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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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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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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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…
36 terms
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 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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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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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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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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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
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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…
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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 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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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 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
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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…
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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…
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…
42 terms
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
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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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…
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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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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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…
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
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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…
10 terms
6th Grade Social Studies: Egypt
afterlife
Book of the dead
Hatshepsut
Hieroglyphics
Continuation of existence after death
A collection of about 200 spells and charms used to help the…
1480 BC Queen Hatshepsut came to power during the New Kingdom…
An ancient Egyptian writing system in which pictures were use…
afterlife
Continuation of existence after death
Book of the dead
A collection of about 200 spells and charms used to help the…
30 terms
6th Grade Social Studies- Ancient China Review
loess
dike
extended family
North China Plain
yellow-brown soil
a protective wall that controls or holds back water
closely related people of several generations
located in East Asia;... built up from soil deposits from Huang…
loess
yellow-brown soil
dike
a protective wall that controls or holds back water
41 terms
6th grade social studies - Ancient Egypt sections 1-2
Artisan
She was a female pharaoh
form of writing made up of Drawings an…
writing
A skilled worker who practices a handicraft is called an
What was the unusual thing about Hatshepsut?
hieroglyphics
What was papyrus used for?
Artisan
A skilled worker who practices a handicraft is called an
She was a female pharaoh
What was the unusual thing about Hatshepsut?
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…
20 terms
Social Studies Vocabulary Ancient Egypt
Cataract
Delta
Artisan
Pharaoh
Groups of rocky rapids
An area of sediment
Skilled workers who practice handcraft
A king
Cataract
Groups of rocky rapids
Delta
An area of sediment
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…
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
20 terms
Ancient Egypt Vocabulary (6th grade)
Egypt
papyrus
mastaba
sarcophagus
an ancient civilization of Northeastern Africa concentrated a…
a thick paper-like material produced from the pith of the pap…
an ancient Egyptian tomb in the form of a flat-roofed, rectan…
the external layer of protection for a royal mummy, with seve…
Egypt
an ancient civilization of Northeastern Africa concentrated a…
papyrus
a thick paper-like material produced from the pith of the pap…
38 terms
Social Studies 6th Grade Egypt
Who was the chief god of the Egyptians.
The Kushites moved their capital city…
Who tried to give Egypt a new religion?
What one of the results of the Nile Ri…
Re (Ra)
iron ore deposites.
Amenhotep
Fertile soil, development of surveying
Who was the chief god of the Egyptians.
Re (Ra)
The Kushites moved their capital city…
iron ore deposites.
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…
29 terms
Mrs. LaPage's 6th Social Studies-Ancient Egypt
Mediterranean Sea
Upper class
Middle class
Menes
body of water the Nile River empties into
priests and members of pharaoh's court
skilled workers and merchants
united Upper and Lower Egypt during Old Kingdom
Mediterranean Sea
body of water the Nile River empties into
Upper class
priests and members of pharaoh's court
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6th grade Chapter 2- Ancient Egypt Vocabulary Study Guide
cataract
deity
delta
dynasty
steep rapids formed by cliffs and boulders in a river
god or goddess
area of fertile soil at the mouth of a river
line of rulers from the same family
cataract
steep rapids formed by cliffs and boulders in a river
deity
god or goddess
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Social Studies Vocabulary Ancient China 6th grade
Loess
Dike
Extended Family
Confucius
yellow brown soil
a protective wall that cotrols or holds back water
closely related people of several generations
a Chinese philosopher and teacher whose beliefs had a great i…
Loess
yellow brown soil
Dike
a protective wall that cotrols or holds back water
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