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What is HISTORY?
The story of the past
What do ARCHEOLOGISTS do?
dig objects out of the ground to learn about history
What are NOMADS?
one who wanders about from food source to food source, usually living in tents
American Indians
What country does NILE run through?
EGYPT
Who won battle between WHITE CROWNed KING and RED CROWNed KING?
The WHITE CROWNed KING
What crown was worn after Egypt's battle between North and South.
A DOUBLE CROWN representing a union between North and South.
Did the Egyptians believe in MANY GODS or ONE GOD?
MANY - OSIRIS, RA, HORUS, IRIS, ETC.
What was the beginning writing called (on clay tablets)?
CUNEIFORM
Occured in Summer and Egypt
What does MESOPOTAMIA mean
Between the rivers - Euphrates and the Tigris
What does EMBALMING mean?
how EGYPTIANS preserved their dead
What was Abram/Abraham's father's name?
TERAH
What land did God promise to Abraham?
Canaan
What did God promise to do for Abraham?
Make his 'seed' or FAMILY as many as the stars
How old was Sarah when she had a baby?
100
What did Isaac (Abraham and Sarah's son) give to his most favorite son?
A coat of many colors to favorite son Joseph