Type
Crossword
Description

Who was an ancient Egyptian king of the 4th Dynasty during the Old Kingdom? Khafre
Who was known to the ancient Greeks as Cheops, was an ancient Egyptian monarch who was the second pharaoh of the Fourth Dynasty? Khufu
Who was the second pharaoh of the Twelfth Dynasty of Egypt? Senusret I
Who was a pharaoh and founder of the Eighteenth Dynasty of Egypt? Ahmose I
Who was the fifth pharaoh of the Eighteenth Dynasty of Egypt? Hatshepsut
Who was the third pharaoh of the Nineteenth Dynasty of Egypt? Ramses II
Who was an ancient Egyptian pharaoh who was the last of his royal family to rule during the end of the 18th dynasty during the New Kingdom of Egyptian history? Tutankhamen
Who was the ninth pharaoh of the Eighteenth Dynasty? Amenhotep III
Who was a pharaoh of the Sixth Dynasty in Egypt's Old Kingdom who reigned from c. 2278 BC.? Pepi II
Who was the sixth pharaoh of the Eighteenth Dynasty? Thutmose III
Who was known before the fifth year of his reign as Amenhotep IV, was an ancient Egyptian pharaoh of the 18th Dynasty? Akhenaten
Who was an ancient Egyptian pharaoh of the 3rd dynasty during the Old Kingdom and the founder of this epoch? Djoser
Who was an ancient Egyptian pharaoh who was the last of his royal family to rule during the end of the 18th dynasty? Tutankhamen
Who was an ancient Egyptian king of the Early Dynastic Period, circa 3150-3100 BC? Narmer
Who was an Egyptian pharaoh and the founder of the Fifth Dynasty? Userkaf
Who was a pharaoh of the Early Dynastic Period of ancient Egypt credited by classical tradition with having united Upper and Lower Egypt and as the founder of the First Dynasty? King Menes
Who is well known under his Hellenized name Soris, was the founding pharaoh of the Fourth Dynasty of Egypt during the Old Kingdom? Snefru
Who was an ancient Egyptian pharaoh, likely the fourth but also possibly the fifth ruler of the Fifth Dynasty during the Old Kingdom period? Neferefre
Who has been claimed to have been the last pharaoh of ancient Egypt's Sixth Dynasty? Nitocris
Who was a pharaoh of the New Kingdom Nineteenth Dynasty of Egypt, the son of Ramesses I and Sitre, and the father of Ramesses II? Seti I

Ancient Egypt Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

writing system hieroglyphs
The longest river in the world Nile River
Many historians consider Menes to be Egypt's first ____________ pharaoh
People from rich and powerful families are called __________ nobles
Who was the most famous pharaoh of the Old Kingdom? Khufu
Specially treated bodies wrapped in cloth mummies
The momuments used to bury their rulers were called _______ pyramids
Statues with bodies of lions and heads of other animals or humans sphinx
Long-lasting paper like material made from reeds papyrus
Continent of Egypt Africa
The god of the underworld Osiris
Life after death afterlife
One ruler who worked to increase Egyptian trade Queen Hatshepsut
Scribes and ___________wrote and produced goods craftspeople
A mummy was kept in a case called a ___________ sarcophagus
The earth god Geb
Most egyptians were farmers, servants, or ________ slaves
People of wealth and power elite
The period during which Egypt reached the height of its power and glory New Kingdown
After the wars of the Middle Kingdom, Egypt created a professional ______ army

Ancient Egypt Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The art and science of preserving human remains Enbalming
A structure whose outer surfaces are triangular and converge to a single point at the top. Pyramid
An Act or a Gift tribute
A River in Egypt Nile River
Enigmatic or incomprehensible symbols or writing. hieroglifics
The fifth pharaoh of the Eighteenth dynasty of Egypt hatshepsut
A Ruler in Egypt pharaoh
An ancient Egyptian king of the Early Dynastic Period. Narmer
A grassland ecosystem characterised by the trees being sufficiently widely spaced so that the canopy does not close. savanna
A King known before the fifth year of his reign as Amenhotep IV, was an Ancient Egyptian pharaoh of the 18th Dynasty. akhenaton
a city southwest of Cairo in northern Egypt, on the western bank of the Nile River. giza
A thick type of paper made from the pith of the papyrus plant. papyrus
A tract of sediment deposited at the mouth of a river, typically where it diverges into several outlets. delta
A pharaoh of ancient Egypt and the founder of the Eighteenth dynasty. Ahmose
A city of Ancient Nubia napata
A aromatic biotic material which releases fragrant smoke when burned. incense
The capital city of the Kerma Culture, which was located in present-day Sudan. kerma
An ancient Kushite king and founder of the Twenty-fifth dynasty of Egypt. piye
A monetary Unit of Botswana, equal to one hundredth of a pula thebes
A god or Godess diety
A Mountainous Area where this strain of the cannabis indica variety can commonly be found. kush
A region along the Nile river located in what is today northern Sudan and southern Egypt. nubia
A region along the Nile river located in what is today northern Sudan and southern Egypt. meroe
An ancient Egyptian pharaoh, who ruled during the Fourth Dynasty in the first half of the Old Kingdom period. king kufu
An Egyptian pharaoh of the 18th dynasty. tutankhamen
A waterfall cateract
The Great, was the third pharaoh of the Nineteenth Dynasty of Egypt. ramsesll
The largest hot desert. sahara

Egypt Civilizations Characteristics Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

mixture of tiny bits of soil and rock carried and deposited by a river Silt
watering of dry lands by means of canals or pipes Irrigation
worlds longest river, flows northward through east Africa into the mediterranean sea Nile River
flat, fan shaped land made of silt deposited at the mouth of the river Delta
wild rapids Cataracts
southern part of ancient Egypt upper egypt
northern part of ancient egypt lower egypt
desert region in northern Africa and largest hot desert in the world Sahara desert
ancient Egyptian system of writing that used symbols to stand for ideas hieroglyhics
person who writes scribe
kind of paper made from a reed plant growing along the Nilevused by Egyptians for writing papyrus
belief in many gods or goddesses polytheism
Egyptians gods/goddesses deities
process of prederving bodies by removing organs, adding natron and storing the body to dry embalming
body that has been embalmed and wrapped in linen cloth mummy
huge stone structure built to serve as tombs or burial places for Pharaohs pyrimids
belief in one god/ goddess monotheism
joining of seperate parts, usually kingdoms unification
title used by rulers of ancient Egypt, kings or queens Pharaoh
long line of rulers from one family dynasty
bruial place of thirty new kingdoms pharaohs valley of the kings
payment made to show obedience or to obtain peaceor protection tribute
king of upper Egypt, unified upper and lower Egypt making them one narmer or menes
Egyptian prince who drove Hykosos out of Egypyt ahmose
one of few female rulers belived in trading which brought wealth to egypt Hatshepsut
ruler after Hatshepsut expanded Egypts border, empire grew bigger and richer thutmose
introduced idea of monotheism akhenaton or amenhotep
"King Tut". ruled for only 9 years tutankhamen
reigned for sixty-six years worked to make Egypt great again mos effective leader ramses
territory, state, people, or community ruled by a monarch kingdom
skilled crafts person artisans
diagram illustrating the divisions witha culture social pyramid

Ancient Egyptian Pharaohs Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

___________ was the first pharaoh of Egypt Narmer
__________ was another name for Narmer Menes
_____________ was the pharaoh in the 4th dynasty in the middle kingdom and he built the Great Pyramid Khufu
____________ was the first female pharaoh Hatshepsut
___________ was the last pharaoh of the Ptolemaic dynasty Cleopatra
________ was a part of the 19th dynasty during the New Kingdom Ramases
_________ was part of the 12th dynasty in the Middle Kingdom Senusret
___________ was the pharaoh of the 3rd dynasty during the Old kingdom Djoser
____________ was the pharaoh from the 18th dynasty during the New Kingdom Tutankhamun
__________ was pharaoh in the first Persian dynasty Xerxes

Ancient Egypt Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

The world's largest river, which flows northward through east africa into the Mediterranean nile river
The flat fan-shaped land made of silt deposited at the mouth of the river. delta
The watering of a dry land by means of a canals and pipes. irrigation
The northern part of a ancient Egypt. lower egypt
The southern part of Egypt. upper egypt
The joining of a separate parts such as into one. unification
The title used by the rulers of ancient Egypt. pharaoh
The way people manage their money and resources for the protection of goods and services ecomcy
The ancient Egyptians system of writing that used symbols to stand for objects ideas and sounds hieroglyphics
A professional writer who kept records and copies letters and official documents scribes
A kind of paper made from from papyrus , a reed plant growing along the Nile river that the ancient Egypt used for writing papyrus
King of upper Egypt who united upper and lower Egypt Menes
Egyptian pharaoh who built the great pyramid Khufu
Capital of egypt old kingdom located on the nile near present day cair Memphis
An ancient city in upper Egypt that became the capital of the new kingdom. Thebes

Ordinal Numbers Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

1st first
2nd second
3rd third
4th fourth
5th fifth
6th sixth
7th seventh
8th eighth
9th ninth
10th tenth
11th eleventh
12th twelfth
13th thirteenth
14th fourteenth
15th fifteenth
16th sixteenth
17th seventeenth
18th eighteenth
19th nineteenth
20th twentieth

EARLY RIVER VALLEY CIVILIZATIONS Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Feudalism
Dynastic cycle
Mandate of Heaven
Oracle bones
Loess
Harappan civilization
Monsoons
Indian subcontinent
Papyrus
Hieroglyphics
Mummification
Pyramid
Theocracy
Pharaohs
Narmer
Nile delta
Hammurabi
Empire
Polytheism
Cultural diffusion
Dynasty
City-state
Fertile Crescent
Ancient China
Ancient Egypt
Mesopotamia
Indus Valley

Ancient Civilizations Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The river that flows through Ancient Egypt nile
The river that flows through Ancient India indus
The rivers that flow through Ancient Mesopotamia TigrisandEuphrates
The river that flows through Ancient China HuangHe
Means "land between two rivers" Mesopotamia
The large Middle East region where many prosperous civilizations used the rich soil for agriculture FertileCrescent
Skilled workers, like a carpenter or brick maker artisans
People who trade goods merchants
A large Sumerian temple used for religious worship ziggurat
Wedge-shaped writing used in Mesopotamia cuneiform
An independent city that has its own ruler, government, and name city-state
Nickname for river valleys Cradle of Civilization
Ancient Egyptian writing that uses symbols in lines hieroglyphics
The leader of Egypt who was also considered a god pharaoh
levels of people in society; wealth often = power socialclass
civilizations in Mesopotamia where city-states organized similar cultures Sumerian
The type of government that is led by religious leaders theocracy
The belief in only one god monotheism
The belief in more than one god polytheism
The list of religious and moral guidelines followed by the Hebrews tencommandments
The religion followed by the Hebrews judaism
The list of harsh laws and punishments used in Babylon in Mesopotamia hammurabiscode
The father of Judaism abraham
An artisan who has learned to write and read scribe
The Chinese belief that dead ancestors in heaven approve of their leaders MandateofHeaven
Family of rulers dynasty
Way of life culture
Complex culture civilization
Political system government
King or Queen; power by birth Monarch
cause of civilization agriculture
1st effect of civilization populationincrease
2nd effect of civilization specialization
3rd effect of civilization cities
Process of drying a dead body mummification
Tomb for Pharaohs pyramid
Rigid social class structure in India; born into & stay castesystem
Ancient trade route silkroad
Rich upper class aristocracy
Protection greatwall

Ancient Egypt Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Is the northernmost region of Egypt the fertile Nile Delta, between Upper Egypt and the Mediterranean Sea Lower Egypt
An Egyptian prince who formed a strong army which drove out the Hyksos from Egypt Ahmose
The longest reigning female pharaoh in Egypt, ruling for 20 years in the 15th century B.C. Hatshepsut
Famous for building the Great Pyramid during the OLD KINGDOM. Khufu
Is the northernmost region of Egypt the fertile Nile Delta, between Upper Egypt and the Mediterranean Sea Lower Egypt
The first having united Upper and Lower Egypt and is also known as Narmer. Menes
An intermediate period in ancient Egyptian history is a time when no one person or family ruled all of Egypt. Middle Kingdom
Egyptian queen and the Great Royal Wife of Akhenaten, an Egyptian Pharaoh. Nefertiti and her husband were known for a religious revolution Nefertiti
When Egypt was at its highest power and glory New Kingdom
A period of Egyptian history that lasted from 2700bc to 2200 bc Old kingdom
" Ramses the great" who ruled for 60 years and built Abu Simbel Ramesses II
the most important god the sun god Re
Powerful warriors from Asia and invaded Egypt Hyksos
Ruled Egypt as pharaoh for 10 years until his death at age 19, around 1324 B.C. Tutankhamun
Strip of land on both sides of the Nile that extends between Nubia and downriver to Lower Egypt. Upper Egypt
Someone that works for the government Bureaucrats
Part of the nile that has rough or rapid waters Cataracts
A triangular shape from the nile river before the mediterranean Delta
A series of leaders from the same family Dynasty
Someone that delivers or represent the messages from the pharaoh Envoys
Egyptian writing system Hieroglyphics
Paper made from tall reedy plant that grows in the nile Papyrus
The title given to the ruler of Egypt Pharaoh
A huge stone tomb with four sides and a point on top where the sides meet Pyramids
A bucket on a stick balanced on a lever to get water out of the nile Shadoof
A government that includes religion in the laws and beliefs Theocracy

Ancient Egypt Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

ruler of Egypt. Pharaoh
After someone has died and been wrapped up what what would you call them? Mummy
Like a coffin. Sarcophagus
Egyptians would use (blank) to write. Hieroglyphics
A cursive form of Egypt's writing. Hieratic
A plant they use to make paper. papyrus
The main river that the Egyptians used for many things. nile
Someone who has trained hard to write. Scribe
A building that the Egyptians used as a burial tomb. pyramid
A tool that the Egyptians used to haul water from the river to somewhere else. shaduf
One of Egypt's rulers (king tut). Tutankhamens
Also known as document writing. demotic
The last Egyptians ruler before taken over. cleopatra
A stone that explorers found in a temple with three different languages. Rosetta Stone
Symbol of eternity(beetle). scarab
The god of life after death. Anubis
Clay tablet that represents the pharaohs life. namer palett
A big statue made of stone that is half man half (blank). sphinx