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Social Studies Vocabulary (Ancient Egypt) Chapter 4
Cataract
Delta
Artisans
Pharaoh
A group of rocky rapids
A flat plain on the seabed where a river deposits material ov…
skilled workers who practiced handicraft
King of ancient Egypt
Cataract
A group of rocky rapids
Delta
A flat plain on the seabed where a river deposits material ov…
13 terms
Social Studies Chapter 4 - Ancient Egypt Vocabulary
Delta
dynasty
pharaoh
viziers
an area where a river fans out into various branches as it fl…
a series of rulers from the same family
an ancient Egyptian ruler
a chief official in accent Egypt who carried out much of the…
Delta
an area where a river fans out into various branches as it fl…
dynasty
a series of rulers from the same family
17 terms
Chapter 4 social studies Ancient Egypt Vocabulary
cataract
delta
artisan
pharaoh
group of rocky rapids
A flat plain formed on the seabed where a river deposits mate…
skilled worker who practices a hand-craft
king of ancient Egypt
cataract
group of rocky rapids
delta
A flat plain formed on the seabed where a river deposits mate…
13 terms
Social Studies-Chapter 4: Ancient Egypt Vocabulary
artisan
cataract
delta
Nile
skilled worker
waterfall
fertile river mouth
longest river in the world
artisan
skilled worker
cataract
waterfall
26 terms
Social Studies chapter 4 Ancient Egypt
polytheism
pyramids
afterlife
scribes
belief in many gods
huge stone tombs with 4 triangle shaped sides
life after death
writer- kept records, wrote stories/poems
polytheism
belief in many gods
pyramids
huge stone tombs with 4 triangle shaped sides
34 terms
Social Studies, Chapter 4, Ancient Egypt & Kush
Chapter 4 Ancient Egypt & Kush
How did Egyptian civilization develop?
The political order of Egypt around 32…
What did NOT cause social classes to a…
Chapter4 Ancient Egypt & Kush
Farms grew into villages and then into cities
Wealthy farmers who emerged as leaders
Sumerian influences
Chapter 4 Ancient Egypt & Kush
Chapter4 Ancient Egypt & Kush
How did Egyptian civilization develop?
Farms grew into villages and then into cities
77 terms
Social Studies - Ancient Egypt, Chapter 4
Egyptian burial practices
embalming
pyramids
Great Pyramid of Khufu
preserved dead bodies as mummies which lasted for 1000's of y…
a method for preserving a body so it won't decay in the tomb
huge, stone tombs that became monuments used for royal tombs…
near town of Giza, covers 13 acres at the its base and stands…
Egyptian burial practices
preserved dead bodies as mummies which lasted for 1000's of y…
embalming
a method for preserving a body so it won't decay in the tomb
43 terms
Ancient Egypt - Chapter 4 - Social Studies
Nile River Importance ... (remember how t…
Kushites
Ramses II
Delta
-Transport goods... -Water for farming... -Silt ... -Reeds (paper, san…
-1000 BC... -This group only praised the Sun god, Amun... -The Egyp…
Ramses II was a pharaoh who ruled Egypt for 66 years, and gre…
Triangle shaped deposit of rich soil near a river mouth.
Nile River Importance ... (remember how t…
-Transport goods... -Water for farming... -Silt ... -Reeds (paper, san…
Kushites
-1000 BC... -This group only praised the Sun god, Amun... -The Egyp…
33 terms
SOCIAL STUDIES: Chapter 4 - Ancient Egypt
delta
cataracts
basins
shadoof
a fan-shaped area of fertile land
waterfalls
bowl-shaped holes
machine used to lift water from the Nile
delta
a fan-shaped area of fertile land
cataracts
waterfalls
17 terms
Social Studies Chapter 4 Vocabulary: Ancient Egypt and Nubia
cataract
bureaucracy
delta
mummy
group of rocky rapids
system of many government officials who carry out government…
a flat plain formed on the seabed where a river deposits mate…
a body that has been preserved so it will not decompose
cataract
group of rocky rapids
bureaucracy
system of many government officials who carry out government…
30 terms
Social Studies Chapter 4: Ancient Egypt
Silt
Delta
Irrigation
Nile River
a mixture of soil and rock carried and deposited by a river
The flat, fan shaped land made of silt deposited at the mouth…
The watering of dry land by means of canals and pipes
The world's longest river, which flows northward through East…
Silt
a mixture of soil and rock carried and deposited by a river
Delta
The flat, fan shaped land made of silt deposited at the mouth…
30 terms
Social Studies Chapter 4 Ancient Egypt and Kush
cataracts
delta
pharaoh
Menes
strong rapids along the Nile River
triangle-shaped area of land made of soil deposited by a river
ruler of Egypt
unified Upper and Lower Egypt
cataracts
strong rapids along the Nile River
delta
triangle-shaped area of land made of soil deposited by a river
17 terms
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…
34 terms
Social Studies, Chapter 4, Ancient Egypt & Kush
Chapter 4 Ancient Egypt & Kush
How did Egyptian civilization develop?
The political order of Egypt around 32…
What did NOT cause social classes to a…
Chapter4 Ancient Egypt & Kush
Farms grew into villages and then into cities
Wealthy farmers who emerged as leaders
Sumerian influences
Chapter 4 Ancient Egypt & Kush
Chapter4 Ancient Egypt & Kush
How did Egyptian civilization develop?
Farms grew into villages and then into cities
24 terms
Chapter 4 Social Studies -- Ancient Egypt
cataracts
delta
pharaoh
dynasty
strong rapids
a triangle-shaped area of land of soil deposited by a river
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 of soil deposited by a river
Social Studies Chapter 4 Ancient Egypt
Physical features of Nile River(paragr…
Civilization along Nile River
Why would hunters and gatherers choose…
Trade along Nile
Longest river in world... Begins in Central Africa and runs 4,00…
The first communities in about 4,000bc ... The first Nubian comm…
Plants , animals and fish were plentiful... Silt made for good f…
Nile was highway for trade
Physical features of Nile River(paragr…
Longest river in world... Begins in Central Africa and runs 4,00…
Civilization along Nile River
The first communities in about 4,000bc ... The first Nubian comm…
19 terms
Social Studies: chapter 4 Ancient Egypt
cataracts
delta
pharaoh
dynasty
rapids
a triangle-shaped area of land made from soil deposited by a…
the title used by the rulers of Egypt
series of rulers from the same family
cataracts
rapids
delta
a triangle-shaped area of land made from soil deposited by a…
17 terms
Social Studies Chapter 4 Vocabulary - Ancient Egypt and Nubia
cataract
delta
artisan
pharaoh
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
group of rocky rapids
delta
a flat plain formed on the seabed where a river deposits mate…
12 terms
Social Studies Vocabulary: Chapter 4: Ancient Egypt and Nubia
Cataracts
Delta
Artisans
Pharaoh
A group of rocky Rapids
A flat plain formed on the seabed where a river deposits mate…
A skilled worker who practices a handicraft
King of ancient Egypt
Cataracts
A group of rocky Rapids
Delta
A flat plain formed on the seabed where a river deposits mate…
23 terms
Social Studies CHAPTER 4 ANCIENT EGYPT
Cataracts
Delta
Menes
Pharaoh
Rapids
A triangle-shaped area of land made from soil deposited by a…
According to tradition, around 3100 BC rose to power in Upper…
The title used by the rulers of Egypt
Cataracts
Rapids
Delta
A triangle-shaped area of land made from soil deposited by a…
23 terms
Social Studies Chapter 4 Ancient Egypt and Nubia Vocabulary
cataract
bureaucracy
delta
mummy
groups of rocky rapids
system of many government officials who carry out government…
a flat plain formed on the seabed where a river deposits mate…
a body that has been preserved so it will not decompose
cataract
groups of rocky rapids
bureaucracy
system of many government officials who carry out government…
23 terms
Social Studies Chapter 4 Ancient Egypt and Kush
cataracts
delta
pharaoh
dynasty
strong rapids along the Nile River
triangle-shaped area of land made of soil deposited by a river
ruler of Egypt
series of rulers from the same family
cataracts
strong rapids along the Nile River
delta
triangle-shaped area of land made of soil deposited by a river
50 terms
Social Studies, Chapter 4, Ancient Egypt & Kush
How did Egyptian civilization develop?
What did NOT cause social classes to a…
How was Egypt able to build pyramids a…
Why was Egypt a leading military power…
Farms grew into villages and then into cities
Sumerian influences
It collected taxes from the people
It was a rich country
How did Egyptian civilization develop?
Farms grew into villages and then into cities
What did NOT cause social classes to a…
Sumerian influences
45 terms
chapter 4 social studies ancient Egypt and Kush
cataracts
delta
Why did the early people settle on the…
pharaoh
A strong rapid
A landform made of sediment that is deposited where a river f…
the Nile provides a source of water and there is an abundance…
ancient ruler of Egypt
cataracts
A strong rapid
delta
A landform made of sediment that is deposited where a river f…
12 terms
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
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…
19 terms
Social Studies: Chapter 5 - Ancient Egypt vocabulary
cataract
delta
silt
linen
waterfall
area near the mouth of a river
fine soil deposited by a river
type of fabric woven from flax
cataract
waterfall
delta
area near the mouth of a river
22 terms
Grade 6 Social Studies Flashcards Chapter 4: Ancient Egypt
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
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…
20 terms
Social Studies Ch.4 Ancient Egypt
Cataract
Interior
Delta
Double-crop
Sets of rocky rapids
The area of a continent away from the coast
An area of soil deposited at the mouth of a river
Farming method where farmers can raise two crops on the same…
Cataract
Sets of rocky rapids
Interior
The area of a continent away from the coast
9 terms
Social Studies Chapter 4 section 2 Ancient Egypt and Kush
Old kingdom
Khufu
nobles
afterlife
the third Egyptian dynasty, which lasted nearly 500 years ago
the most famous pharaoh of the old kingdom
people from rich and powerful families
life after death, a widely held Egyptian belief
Old kingdom
the third Egyptian dynasty, which lasted nearly 500 years ago
Khufu
the most famous pharaoh of the old kingdom
32 terms
Social Studies- Chapter 4 Egypt
Geography of Egypt
Nile River
Delta
Akhet Season
A land of deserts and mountains bisected by the Nile River va…
The earth's longest river, flowing 4,132 miles.
A landform, usually triangular, at the mouth of a river.
The flood season lasting from mid-June to mid-October.
Geography of Egypt
A land of deserts and mountains bisected by the Nile River va…
Nile River
The earth's longest river, flowing 4,132 miles.
23 terms
Social Studies - Chapter 4 Ancient Egypt - Lessons 3 & 4 Review
empire
expedition
scribe
scale
group of lands and people ruled by 1 government
a group of people who go on a trip for a specific reason
a writer who kept records in Egypt
a unit of measure, such as in inch, used to represent a dista…
empire
group of lands and people ruled by 1 government
expedition
a group of people who go on a trip for a specific reason
23 terms
Social Studies - Chapter 4 Ancient Egypt - Lessons 3 & 4 Review
empire
expedition
scribe
scale
group of lands and people ruled by 1 government
a group of people who go on a trip for a specific reason
a writer who kept records in Egypt
a unit of measure, such as in inch, used to represent a dista…
empire
group of lands and people ruled by 1 government
expedition
a group of people who go on a trip for a specific reason
35 terms
Social Studies Chapter 4 section 2 Ancient Egypt and Kush
Old kingdom
Khufu
nobles
afterlife
the third Egyptian dynasty, which lasted nearly 500 years ago
the most famous pharaoh of the old kingdom
people from rich and powerful families
life after death, a widely held Egyptian belief
Old kingdom
the third Egyptian dynasty, which lasted nearly 500 years ago
Khufu
the most famous pharaoh of the old kingdom
16 terms
Social Studies Vocabulary -- Ancient Egypt 4.1and 4.2
source
annual
cataract
interior
n. a place where something begins
adj. taking place every year
n. sets of rocky rapids on the Nile River
n. area of a continent that is away from the coast
source
n. a place where something begins
annual
adj. taking place every year
31 terms
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…
13 terms
Social Studies Chapter 4: Ancient Egypt Famous People
Menes
Khufu
Mentuhotep II
Ahmose of Thebes
Early Egypt/3100 BC: United upper and lower Egypt establishin…
Old Kingdom/2500's BC: Known for building great monuments, li…
Middle Kingdom/2050 BC: Became Pharaoh and began Middle Kingd…
New Kingdom/1550 BC: Drove Hyksos out of Egypt; started 18th…
Menes
Early Egypt/3100 BC: United upper and lower Egypt establishin…
Khufu
Old Kingdom/2500's BC: Known for building great monuments, li…
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
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
44 terms
Chapter 4 Social Studies Quiz- Ancient Egypt and Kush
Cataracts
Delta
Menes
Double Crown
Rapids along a river, such as those along the Nile in Egypt.…
A triangle-shaped area of land made from soil deposited by a…
The leader who ruled in 3100 BC who rose to power in Upper Eg…
Menes wore this to show his control over the entirety of Egyp…
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…
10 terms
Social Studies: Unit 4 Ancient Egypt Vocabulary
Cataract
Delta
Papyrus
Afterlife
Steep rapids in a river; a very large waterfall.
A triangle-shaped deposit of soil near the mouth of a river.
A long, thin reed; also, the paper-like writing material made…
According to some beliefs, the life that follows death.
Cataract
Steep rapids in a river; a very large waterfall.
Delta
A triangle-shaped deposit of soil near the mouth of a river.
10 terms
Social Studies: Unit 4 Ancient Egypt Vocabulary
Cataract
Delta
Papyrus
Afterlife
Steep rapids in a river; a very large waterfall.
A triangle-shaped deposit of soil near the mouth of a river.
A long, thin reed; also, the paper-like writing material made…
According to some beliefs, the life that follows death.
Cataract
Steep rapids in a river; a very large waterfall.
Delta
A triangle-shaped deposit of soil near the mouth of a river.
17 terms
Chapter 4 Ancient Egypt Vocabulary
Pharoahs
Peasants
Papyrus
Temples
Pharaoh means "Great House". Pharaohs were the rulers of Egyp…
Peasants made up 80-90% of the Egyptian population. They most…
Papyrus was the paper that Egyptians wrote on. It was commonl…
Egyptians built huge monuments like pyramids. These temples w…
Pharoahs
Pharaoh means "Great House". Pharaohs were the rulers of Egyp…
Peasants
Peasants made up 80-90% of the Egyptian population. They most…
30 terms
Ancient Egypt Vocabulary Chapter 4
Deshret
Embalming
Hieroglyphics
Kemet
Egyptian term meaning "red land", the desert away from the Ni…
The process developed by the ancient Egyptians of preserving…
The ancient Egyptian writing system that used picture symbols…
An Egyptian word meaning the black Land, the fertile soil of…
Deshret
Egyptian term meaning "red land", the desert away from the Ni…
Embalming
The process developed by the ancient Egyptians of preserving…
29 terms
Chapter 4 Social Studies Ancient Egypt (part 1)
What is the largest river?
How many groups of rapid rocks are the…
Cataracts
Upper Region
The Nile River
6 groups
groups of rocky rapids
The upper region is a narrow river with cliffs surrounding it.
What is the largest river?
The Nile River
How many groups of rapid rocks are the…
6 groups
12 terms
Chapter 4 Vocabulary Ancient Egypt
cataract
delta
dynasty
pharaoh
a rock formation that creates churning rapids
an area where a river fans out into various branches as it fl…
a series of rulers from the same family
an Egyptian ruler
cataract
a rock formation that creates churning rapids
delta
an area where a river fans out into various branches as it fl…
Social Studies: Unit 4 Ancient Egypt Vocabulary
Cataract
Delta
Papyrus
Afterlife
Steep rapids in a river; a very large waterfall.
A triangle-shaped deposit of soil near the mouth of a river.
A long, thin reed; also, the paper-like writing material made…
According to some beliefs, the life that follows death.
Cataract
Steep rapids in a river; a very large waterfall.
Delta
A triangle-shaped deposit of soil near the mouth of a river.
11 terms
Social Studies Unit 4 Ancient Egypt Vocabulary
Lyle
Cataract
Delta
Papyrus
Annino
Steep rapids in a river; a very large waterfall
A triangle-shaped deposit of soil near the mouth of a river.
A long thin reed used by the Egyptians to make writing materi…
Lyle
Annino
Cataract
Steep rapids in a river; a very large waterfall
Chapter 4 Ancient Egypt Vocabulary
Delta
Silt
fertile
irragation
The mouth of a river
A mixture of rich soil and tiny rocks
producing many young, fruits, or seeds; (of land) producing g…
Irrigation is the watering of land to make it ready for agric…
Delta
The mouth of a river
Silt
A mixture of rich soil and tiny rocks
Chapter 4: Ancient Egypt Vocabulary
cataract
interior
delta
double-crop
wild rapids
area away from the coast
area of soil deposited at the mouth of a river
raise two crops on the same land in one year
cataract
wild rapids
interior
area away from the coast
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