Geography and Ancient Egypt
Middle & New Kingdom
Mr. C’s mixed bags of tricks
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Title used by rulers of Egypt
What are Pharaohs?
Steep rapids along a river
What are Cataracts?
The 1st pharaoh of Egypt wore a double crown to symbolize rule over both Upper & Lower Egypt
Who was Menes?
Besides fresh water & stable food diet what other advantages did Egypt’s location provide for early Egyptians?
What was natural barriers to protect from invaders? (Deserts & Cataracts)
What factor contributed most to the growth of trade in the New Kingdom?
What was Egypt’s conquest of distant lands by powerful warrior Pharaohs? (like Ramses the Great)
Specially treated bodies wrapped in cloth
What was Mummies?
Pharaoh who is best known for his Pyramids & monuments at Giza built during the Old Kingdom
Who was Pharaoh Khufu?
How was Egypt able to build pyramids & Temples?
What was collected taxes from the people?
What helped historians understand Hieroglyphics?
What was the Rosetta Stone?
Fill in the missing spaces Egyptian believed that a person’s ________left the body & became a spirit after death. Egyptians entombed a body in a coffin called a _________inside a pyramid.
What was Ka & sarcophagus?
Profitable paths followed by Traders that developed during the New Kingdom.
What are trade routes?
This period of history that is often referred to as the Golden Age of Egypt, a period when Egypt reached its height.
What was the New Kingdom?
1st cross-dresser in history who worked to increase Egyptian trade during the New Kingdom & built many monuments before her son was old enough to rule?
Who was Queen Hatshepsut?
What pharaoh during the New Kingdom is best remembered as a great warrior & conqueror & a builder of great monuments?
Who was Ramses the Great (II)?
Who were the Hyksos? What technologies did they bring when they occupied Egypt?
Who were invaders from Southwest Asia, who brought the Chariot, horses, & advanced weaponry.
A long lasting Paper-like material made from reeds.
What was Papyrus?
A tall, four-sided pillar that is pointed on top.
What is an obelisk?
Imaginary creatures with the bodies of lions and heads of Other animals or humans
What was Sphinxes?
What was the Significance of the Egyptian Book of the Dead?
It was a Book that Told about the afterlife & some Included spells to ward away evil others had love poems & stories about gods & heroes.
What was the significance In the findings of King Tutankhamen’s tomb?
What was his treasures have Taught us much about Egyptian burial practices, daily life, & beliefs
Fill in the blanks Items sent out to other regions is call an ________. Items brought in from other regions are called_________.
What are exports & imports?