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Where did Egyptians bury their pharaohs? Pyramids
What was one of the sacred animals of Egypt? Cats
What’s the main river in Egypt? Nile
What is the capital city of Egypt? Cairo
In Egypt who is the god of the afterlife? Anubis
What is the main language in Egypt? Arabic
What’s one of the main deserts in Egypt The Sahara Desert
What is the national animal of Egypt? Eagle
What were the pyramids mainly made of? Limestone
Who was the first pharaoh of Egypt? Narmer

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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

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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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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 Egyptian Mummification Word Search

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egypt
afterlife
anubis
canopic
coffin
embalming
hieroglyphics
ibu
linen
mummification
mummy
pharaoh
pyramid
removal
tomb

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EARLY RIVER VALLEY CIVILIZATIONS Word Search

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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

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Ancient Egyptian Vocabulary Crossword

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the Egyptians believed that is where you go when you die afterlife
where the Nile drains into the Mediterranean Sea leaving sediment and silt delta
a chain of rulers from the same family dynasty
soil that is good for growing crops fertile
a writing system that the ancient Egyptians used hieroglyphics
it was used for household cleaning, personal washing, dehydration of meats and fish, also used for mummification natron
Used a monument in Ancient Egypt, a four sided stone pillar that narrows into a pyramid shape at the top obelisk
a tall water plant, Egyptians used it to make paper for hieroglyphics papyrus
a ruler of the city, controlled the city pharoah
a decorated coffin, with maps for direction to the afterlife sarcophagus
an educated person who records for other people scribe
good for soil and farming, rich in nutrients, got it from Nile River silt
a hand held water device that Egyptians used to get water from a deep well Shaduf
a four sided, rock building, where Pharaohs were buried pyramid

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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 Egyptian terms Crossword

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Godness of alcohol Hathor
The egyption symbol for life Ankh
The phisical vitality present in a living thing Ba
An oval frame used to surrond the hieroglphic name of anyimportant person in ancient egypt Cartouche
A persons spirit or soul Ka
A dead body which has been perserved or dried out Mummy
A tall, slender, four-sided stone piller shaped from a single stone Obelisk
An ancient egypt ruler Pharaoh
A water-loving plant that is best known for making paper Papyrus
A triangler building built as a egyption tomb Pyarmid
A stone coffin Sarcophagus
A bettle that was sacred to the ancient egyptions Scrab
An Egyptian statue having the body of a lion and the head of a man Sphinx
A sacred building used for religious purposes Temple
A building or room used for burial Tomb
The sea lying direction east of Egypt Red Sea
Dry land located in North Africa Sahara
Fine partials of soil Silt
The capital of ancient Egypt Thebes
An area of desert canyons were many pharaohs were buried Valley of the kings
A faberic woven from the flax plant that was popular in ancient Egypt Linen
The sea lying directly to the north of Egypt Mediterranean sea
One of Africa's greatest rivers-which flows into the Mediterranean Sea Nile river
A fertile place in a desert that has plants and water Oasis
A young pharaoh who has became famous because his tomb was untouched when it was discovered Tutankhamon
One of the most powerful of all Pharos of ancient Egypt Ramses the great
A famous Egyptian queen Cleopatra
The modern capital of Egypt Cairo
Objects which has been made or modified by human Artifacts
A person who studies the lives and cultures of ancient Egypt Archaeologists

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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 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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