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giza
civilizations
power
goddesses
kings
gods
tomb
pharoah
greek
empire
roman
cleopatra
temple
pyramids
history
nileriver
ancient
Egyptian
Egypt

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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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KING TUT Word Search

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ramses
giza
hieroglyphics
sphynx
pyramid
papyrus
temple
tutankhamun
nile
valley of the kings
tomb
pharoah
mummy
mask
gold
egypt
curse
chamber
Gods

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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 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 Word Search

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AFTERLIFE
ANCIENT
CALENDAR
CATS
CLEOPATRA
DEITIES
EGYPT
GIZA
HIEROGLYPHICS
MAKEUP
MUMMY
NILE
PAPYRUS
PHARAOH
PYRAMID
SENET
SPHINX
TOMB
TUTANKHAMUN

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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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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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Ancient Egypt Crossword

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Lots of treasure was found in the tomb of Pharaoh King________ TUT
Process by which bodies were prepared for burial EMBALMING
The highest ranked government official who reported to the Pharaoh VIZIER
Tall building as a tomb for the Pharaohs PYRAMID
Leader of Ancient Egypt PHARAOH
Area where many Pharaohs were buried after 1500 B.C. in Egypt VALLEY OF THE KINGS
This lady was the last lady Pharaoh CLEOPATRA
The largest pyramid is the Great Pyramid of _____ GIZA
Ra was the God of ____ SUN
First Pharaoh to unite upper and lower Egypt MENES
An embalmed dead body MUMMY
Body of water that was important to the Ancient Egyptians NILE RIVER
Writing of Ancient Egyptians that used pictures HIEROGLYPHICS
Type of paper that was invented by the Egyptians PAPYRUS
Egyptian God who ruled the underworld OSIRIS
The Rosetta _____ had writing in both Greek and Hieroglyphics STONE
The Mother Goddess ISIS
People who knew how to read and write SCRIBES
Traps and curses were used to keep these out of the tombs and pyramids THIEVES
Continent in which Egypt is located AFRICA

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The Ancient Egyptian Civilization Word Search

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Papyrus
Hieroglyphics
Gold
Cleopatra
Dynasties
Pharaophs
King Tut
Alexander the Great
Pyramids of Giza
Nile River
Northeastern Africa
mummification

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