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Who was the god of harvest and eternal life?
Osiris
Whowas the ruler that united Upper and Lower Egypt?
Narmeer
Who was the goddess who with her husband ruled over the land of the dead?
Isis
Where did most Egyptians of the Old Kingdom live?
in villages on large estates along the Nile
The pyramids were built when the ______ had power over all of Egypt.
Pharoah
_____ Egypt was in the rich delta area.
Lower
Who was the Egyptian hero who defeated the Hykos?
Ahmose
What two things helped the Egyptians?
horse drawn carriages and better weapons
What was one thing that was not a benefit the Egyptians gained from the Nile?
trader ships could not travel far into the center of Africa.
What was a boat builder?
an Egyptian that did not live in the city.
What was the pharoah responsible for?
building graineries, repairing irrigation systems, performing religious rituals
Who was the single God worshipped in religion by Amenhotep IV?
Aton
What was the name taken by the paharaohwho tried to establish a new religion.
Akhenaton
Who was the warrior- pharaoh who extended Egypitins into Syria?
Thutmose III
Who was the Pharoah who encouraged trade?
Hatshepsut
Who was the young pharoah who came after Akhenaton.
Tutukhoven
The period after Ahomese drove out Hyscons is know as the ____ kingdom.
new
Mathematics and _____ were some fo the lasting contributions of the Eyptians.
papyrus
About 2,000 years passed between the beginning of the old kingdom and the Assyrian conquest of Egypt. T or F
True
What was the most powerful god worshipped during the New Kingdom?
Amon-Re