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Ancient Egypt. SOL 2.1 &amp; 2.4. Jamal. Jazmin. Chelsea. Meet the contestants. Directions. Assign a scorekeeper. Divide the class either into two teams, or groups of teams. Have captains for each team that will decide which problem will be chosen.

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Ancient Egypt

SOL 2.1 & 2.4

Jamal

Jazmin

Chelsea

Meet the contestants

Directions
• Assign a scorekeeper.
• Divide the class either into two teams, or groups of teams. Have captains for each team that will decide which problem will be chosen.
• Click on the point value and it will take you to that problem. Students work the problem in a given time.
• When the time expires, students show their answers. If 6 students work a 100-point problem, the team will earn 600 points.
• There are two daily doubles in the game indicated by yellow lettering when you get to the question. These questions are worth double the points.
• After the given time period, click anywhere on that slide and it will take you to the correct answer.
• It is now the next team's turn. Just repeat the above steps.
• The team with the most points is declared the WINNER.
The Land 100

What river is located in Egypt?

The Nile River

The Land 200

What is the climate of Egypt like?

Hot and Dry

The Land300

How did the Ancient Egyptians adapt to their environment?

They fished, farmed and irrigated the land.

Contributions100

What style of writing did the Ancient Egyptiansuse?

Hieroglyphics

Contributions200

What contribution did ancient Egyptians make to written language?

Language written with characters and symbols

Contributions300

What style of architecture did the Ancient Egyptians contribute to the modern world?

Monuments in the form of pyramids

Inventions100

What invention did the ancient Egyptians give to the world that we use a form of to write on today?

InventionsDaily Double400 Points

On what did the Ancient Egyptians base their calendar?

Inventions300

What timely invention did the ancient Egyptians give to the modern word?

PotpourriDaily Double200 Points

What does the word architecture mean?

Potpourri200

Egypt is on the continent of ______?

Africa