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Who were the Hyksos?
Invaders that ruled Egypt from 1640 to 1570 b.c.
What is the New Kingdom?
The period after the Hyksos rulers.
Who is Hatshepsut?
The New Kingdom ruler who encouraged trade.
Who is Thutmose III?
A war-like ruler; stepson of Hatshepsut.
What is Nubia?
A region of Africa bordering Egypt.
Who is Ramses II?
A pharaoh and great builder of Egypt.
What was Kush?
A Nubian kingdom.
Who was Piankhi?
Kushite king who forced the Libyans out of Egypt.
What was Meroe?
The home and trading center of the Kush kingdom.