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Egypt p.10 Chapter One Reading Questions Due Today Map Quiz Retake Tomorrow. Warm up: Why were Egypt’s pharaohs unusually powerful rulers?. Ancient Egypt 3200-500 BC Location North Africa Natural barriers: Mediterranean Sea, Sahara Desert, Red Sea Result = less prone to invasion.

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Egypt p 10 chapter one reading questions due today map quiz retake tomorrow

Egypt p.10Chapter One Reading Questions Due TodayMap Quiz Retake Tomorrow

Warm up: Why were Egypt’s pharaohs unusually powerful rulers?


Egypt p 10 chapter one reading questions due today map quiz retake tomorrow

  • Ancient Egypt

  • 3200-500 BC

  • Location

    • North Africa

    • Natural barriers: Mediterranean Sea, Sahara Desert, Red Sea

      • Result = less prone to invasion.

  • Nile River

    • World’s longest river (4000 miles)

    • “Gift of the Nile”  annual flooding that deposits rich soil. Predictable

    • Benefits

      • Easy communication.

      • Transportation.

      • Ample water supply.


Egypt p 10 chapter one reading questions due today map quiz retake tomorrow

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Egypt land near the nile river

Egypt – Land near the Nile River

PharaohsLeaders of the Egyptians They were like gods

PolytheismMain gods were Re (Sun god) & Osiris (god of dead)

DividedEgypt was divided into Upper Egypt and Lower Egypt.

The Nile was used as transportation between them.

One of the Pharaohs would unite Egypt into one.

MummificationPart of their religion. It was to prepare your body

for the next life. Mostly for royalty.

HieroglyphicsComes from the words Hieros and Gluph. It means

sacred carvings. A combination of pictures and an alphabet.

PapyrusReeds used to make paper.

GeometryNeeded to divide parcels of land

Calendar For planting and harvesting, only off by six hours per year


Egypt p 10 chapter one reading questions due today map quiz retake tomorrow

  • Egyptian Society

  • Egyptian Kingdoms become one.

    • Menes: Unified Lower & Upper Egypt around 3100 BC.

  • Religious Beliefs

    • Polytheistic: belief in many gods controlling earth.

    • Mummification: process of preseriving the dead.

      • Afterlife  Happy Field of Food or Devourer of Souls

    • Pharaohs: god-kings of Egypt.

    • Chief gods: Isis, Osiris, Amon-Re, Anubis, RamsesII

  • Kingdoms of the Nile


Egypt p 10 chapter one reading questions due today map quiz retake tomorrow

IV. Social Order

Pharaohs


Egypt p 10 chapter one reading questions due today map quiz retake tomorrow

Menes: Unifier of Upper & Lower Egypt


Egypt p 10 chapter one reading questions due today map quiz retake tomorrow

Egyptian

Home Life


Egypt p 10 chapter one reading questions due today map quiz retake tomorrow

Egyptians at Work


Egypt p 10 chapter one reading questions due today map quiz retake tomorrow

Egyptian

Social

Order


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