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NAME THREE FACTS ABOUT THE GREAT PYRAMID...
MOST MASSIVE MAN-MADE STRUCTURE EVER BUILT; OVER 2, 300,000 BLAVKS WEIGHING 250 TONS EACH; AND ONE OF THE 7 WONDERS OF THE ANCIENT WORLD
THE WAY IN WHICH NATURAL RECOURCES AND WORKERS ARE USED TO PRODUCE GOODS
ECONOMY
THE GOD OF UPPER EGYPT WAS
SETH (BIRD)
THE MIXTURE OF SOIL AND WATER
SILT
THE UNITED CAPITAL OF ANCIENT EGYPT WAS
MEMPHIS
SOMETHING (A PRODUCT) THAT IS SENT TO ANOTHOER COUNTRY
EXPORT
THE GREAT PYRAMID OF GIZA WAS BUILT BY
KHUFU
DESCRIBE A PYRAMID
FOUR TRIANGULAR FACES, ORIGINALLY SMOOTH EXTERIOR, BUILT OF MASSIVE STONE BLOCKS --
THE CAPITAL OF LOWER EGYPT AND CAPITAL AFTER UPPER EGYPT WAS CONQUERED
THEBES
A STATUE THAT HAS THE BODY OF AN LION AND FACE OF A HUMAN
SPHINX
__________ DISCOVERED KING TUT'S TOMB IN 1922.
HOWARD CARTER
PERIODS OF TIME IN ANCIENT EGYPT WERE CALLED
DYNASTYS
HOW LONG TO MAKE A MUMMY AND DESCRIBE THE PROCESS...
IT TOOK 70 DAYS; THE ORGANS (EXCEPT HEART ARE REMOVED AND STORE IN JARS),; THE BODY IS DIRED WITH SALT; WRAPPED IN BANDADGES AND A DEATH MASK IS PLACED OVER ITS FACE; THE BANDAGES ARE SEALED WITH TAR,AND IT IS STORED IN MULTIPLE COFFINS.
LAND FORMED BY THE MUD AND SILT AT THE MOUTH OF A RIVER
DELTA
HOW WERE ANCIENT EYPTIAN WORKERS PAID?
WITH ONIONS
WHERE ARE MOST OF THE PYRAMIDS LOCATED (OVER 90)
IN THE VALLEY OF THE KINGS
WHERE DID MOST OF EGYPT'S SLAVES COME FROM?
MANY WERE CAPTURED IN NUBIA AND SYRIA
TWO LARGE PHYSICAL FEATURES OF EGYPT ARE
THE NILE RIVER (LONGEST IN THE WORLD AND FLOWS NORTH) AND THE SAHARA DESERT (LARGEST IN THE WORLD)
UPPER AND LOWER EGYPT WERE UNITED BY THE PHARAOH ______
MENES
THE LAST CAPITAL CITY OF ANCIENT EGYPT WAS ________.
ALEXANDRIA
WHY DID THE ANCIENT EGYPTIANS PRESERVE BODIES?
SO, THAT THEY WOULD BE "INTACT" FOR THE AFTERLIFE.
THE GOD OF LOWER EGYPT WAS
HORSAS (DOG)
LOWER EGYPT WAS CONQUERED BY THE _________ AND THEY RULED LOWER EGYPT FOR ABOUT ______ YEARS.
HYKSOS; 100
THE OLDEST PYRAMID IS ANCIENT EGYPT IS CALLED _______. DESCRIBE IT.
SAKARA; IT IS A STEP PYRAMID ANDIT WAS BUILT BY ZOSER. IT HAD 13 FALSE DOORS.
NAME ALL THE "LEVELS" IN EGYPTIAN SOCIETY (IN ORDER - HIGHEST TO LOWEST)
PHARAOH, PRIESTS/GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS, SOLDIERS, SCRIBES, MERCHANTS, ARTISANS, FARMERS AND SLAVES
WHAT WERE SOME OF THE JOBS FOR PEASANTS AND SLAVES?
HARD LABOR, FARMING, HOUSE SERVANTS
_______ IS THE PHARAOH THAT DEFEATED THE HYKSOS, AND HIS RULE BEGAN THE __________.
AHMOSE; NEW KINGDOM
GIZA WAS WHAT?
A SMALL SUBURB ON THE SIDE OF THE NILE SURROUNDED BY PYRAMIDS.