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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

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Egypt Civilizations Characteristics Crossword

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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

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Ancient Egypt Crossword

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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

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ancient egypt Word Search

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ANUBIS
CANOPIC JAR
CLEOPATRA
EGYPTIAN GODS
EMBALMING
HIEROGLYPICS
HORUS
MUMMIES
MUMMIFICATION
OSIRIS
PHARAOH
PYRAMID
RA
RIVER NILE
SARCOPHAGUS
SPHINX
TOMB
TUTANKHAMUN

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ancient egypt word search

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new kingdom
middlekingdom
oldkingdom
papyrus
pharaoh
khufu
engineering
nobles
pyramids
elite
mummies
afterlife

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Ancient Egypt Crossword Puzzle

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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

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River Valley Civilizations Crossword

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the land between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers mesopotamia
the second step in civilization cities
belief in many gods polytheism
king of Mesopotamia with famous law code Hammurabi
Egypt's river Nile
Egyptian kings are called Pharaoh
built in Egypt as tombs for rulers Pyramids
river valley civilization in India Indusvalley
pyramids in Mesopotamia ziggurats
first writing cuneiform
writing in Egypt hieroglyphics
canals used to water crops irrigation
river on which Ancient China developped HuangHe
right to rule given by god to Chinese rulers Mandateofheaven
major food source for the Olmecs maize
symbols that represent sound alphabet

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Ancient Civilizations Crossword

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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

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Ancient Egypt Crossword

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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

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Ancient Egypt Crossword

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The Egyptian symbol for life. Ankh
A person's spirit or soul. Ka
A dead body which has been preserved or dried out. Mummy
An ancient Egyptian ruler. Pharaoh
A triangular building built as Egyptian tomb. Pyramid
A stone coffin. Sarcophagus
A picture used to write something. Hieroglyph
One of Africa's greatest rivers - which flows into the Mediterranean Sea. Nile River
A famous Egyptian queen. Cleopatra
A young pharaoh who became famous because his tomb was untouched when it was discovered. Tutankhamon
God of embalming. Anubis
God of the sky. Horus
God of the dead. Osiris
Goddess of love and beauty. Hathor
God of the scribes Thoth
A water-loving plant that is best known for making paper. Papyrus
A beetle that was sacred to the ancient Egyptians. Scarab
An Egyptian statue having the body of a lion and the head of a man. Sphinx
A sacred building used for religious purposes. Temple
The sea lying directly to the north of Egypt. Mediterranean Sea

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Ancient Egypt Review Crossword

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God of the dead and embalming. Anubis
God of the sky. Horus
River obstruction. cataract
Pharaoh mauled by an Hippo. Menes
Black, fertile mud. kemet
Belief in many gods. polytheism
An irrigation tool. Shadoof
King Tut's actual name. Tutankhamun
Tool for threshing grain. Flail
He discovered King Tut. Carter
God of the Sun. Ra
Source of Egyptian Gold. Nubia
Pharaoh's second in command. Vizier
Person who writes Hieroglyphs. Scribe
First cataract city. Aswan
Fertile spot in a desert. Oasis
Covering a body in oil. Annointing
Embalming salt. Natron
This pharaoh built the Great Pyramid of Giza. Khufu
First true pyramid, ever. Red
Smiter of barbarians. Snefru
Name for an ancient Egyptian tomb. Mastaba
Ancient ritual of making a mummy. emabalming
Boy pharaoh. Tut
Good try, your pyramid has a bit of a lean. Bent

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