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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

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

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

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

Ancient Egypt Word Search

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CLEOPATRA
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GIZA
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MAKEUP
MUMMY
NILE
PAPYRUS
PHARAOH
PYRAMID
SENET
SPHINX
TOMB
TUTANKHAMUN

KING TUT Word Search

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pyramid
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temple
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tomb
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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

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

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