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Egypt's first pharaoh Menes
imaginary creature with body of a lion and head of another animal sphinx
pharaoh best known for many monuments to him, including the largest pyramid khufu
specially treated bodies wrapped in cloth mummies
the application of scientific principles for practical purposes engineering
binding legal documents contracts
a long-lasting, paper-like material made from reeds papyrus
a tall four-sided pillar with a pointed top obelisk
a system of people in different lands who exchange goods trade network
one of Kush's most successful military leaders Piankhi
the southern part of Egypt Upper Egypt
another name for Kush Nubia
Egyptian word for spirit ka
direction the Nile River flows north
period when Egyptians first began building pyramids old kingdom
the pharaoh who united the Middle Kingdom around 2050 B.C. Ahmose

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Ancient Egypt Crossword Puzzle

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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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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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Ancient Egypt Crossword

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ancient ruler pharaoh
ancient triangular structure pyramid
system of writing using symbols hieroglyphics
worlds longest river nile
mud or clay deposited by a river or lake silt
supplying land with water through canals irrigation
Capital of old kingdom Egypt memphis
people trained to write scribes
a tall reed, made into paper for writing papyrus
Ancient city that became the capital of the New Kingdom Thebes
being under control of another person slavery
Egyptian pharaoh who built the great pyramid khufu
flat, low-lying land built up from soil carried downstream by a river and deposited at its mouth delta
The northern region of ancient Egypt lower egypt
southern part of ancient Egypt upper egypt
king of upper egypt united the two kingdoms of upper and lower egypt Menes
new kingdom pharaoh who drove the Hyksos out of the Nile delta and reunited Egypt Ahmose
an ancient region of northeastern Africa (southern Egypt and northern Sudan) on the Nile nubia
to preserve (a dead body) by treating it with oils and wrapping it in strips of cloth mummify
a group of countries under a single authority empire

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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 word search

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

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Kush Wordsearch

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Hieroglyphics
Rosetta Stone
Sphinxes
Papyrus
Tombs
Afterlife
Anubis
Dynasty
Delta
Cataracts
Nile
Obelisk
Tutankhamun
Hatshepsut
Pyramids
Ramesses
Pharoah
Mummy
Egypt
Nubia

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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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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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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 Vocabulary Crossword

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What is a sudden rush of water; a downpour. Cataract
What is mineral salt found in dried lake beds, consisting of hydrated sodium carbonate. Natron
What is a god or goddess (in a polytheistic religion). Deity
What is the ancient Egyptian temple precinct located on the east bank of the Nile River in Thebes. Temple of Karnak
What is the ancient city in Egypt, whose ruins are situated on the Nile River about 10 miles south of Cairo. Memphis
A winged monster of Thebes, having a woman's head and a lion's body. Sphinx
A person of noble rank or birth. Noble
A stone pillar, typically having a square or rectangular cross section and a pyramidal top, set up as a monument or landmark. Obelisk
A line of hereditary rulers of a country: Dynasty
What is an ancient Egyptian tomb that store offerings. Mastaba
The dead body of a human being or animal preserved by the ancient Egyptian process or some similar method of embalming. Mummy
A material prepared in ancient Egypt from the pithy stem of a water plant, used in sheets throughout the ancient Mediterranean world for writing or painting on. Papyrus
A monumental structure with a square or triangular base and sloping sides that meet in a point at the top, especially one built of stone as a royal tomb in ancient Egypt. Pyramid
A covered urn used in ancient Egyptian burials to hold the entrails from an embalmed body. Canopic Jar
The belief in or worship of more than one god. Polytheism
A valley near ancient Thebes in Egypt where the pharaohs of the New Kingdom were buried. Valley of the Kings
The soul of a dead person. Ka
A stone coffin, typically adorned with a sculpture or inscription and associated with the ancient civilizations of Egypt, Rome, and Greece. Sarcophagus
The belief that there is only one God. Monotheism
An oval or oblong enclosing a group of Egyptian hieroglyphs, typically representing the name and title of a monarch. Cartouche
A period of ancient Egyptian history (c. 2040–1640 bc, 11th–14th dynasty). Middle Kingdom
A collection of ancient Egyptian funerary texts from various periods. The Book of Dead
Preserving (a corpse) from decay. Embalming
The period of ancient Egyptian history from around 2700 to 2150 bc. Old Kingdom
An inscribed stone found near Rosetta on the western mouth of the Nile in 1799. Its text is written in three scripts: hieroglyphic, demotic, and Greek. Rosetta Stone
a period in the history of ancient Egypt, from the 18th to the 20th dynasty (approximately 1580 to 1090 bc). New Kingdom
A ruler in ancient Egypt. Pharaoh
The ancient Egyptian writing system that used picture symbols. Hieroglyphics
A triangle-shaped area of land made from soil deposited by a river. Delta
What is the name for Ancient Egypt. It means: "black land", because of the fertile black soils of the Nile flood plains. Kemet

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