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Title: Ancient Egypt


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Ancient Egypt
  • Antonia Kopp
  • REACH 2009-2010

2
Egypt
  • The Nile River was the longest river in the
  • world.
  • The Nile River helped
  • the Egypt people.

3
The Nile River
  • The Nile River gave the farmers black mud
  • called Kemet.
  • The farmers used the Nile river to grow crops.
  • It comes out of Lake Victoria.
  • The Nile River is over 4,000 miles long.
  • People used the Nile River for traveling.

4
Egyptian Writing
  • Hieroglyphics
  • picture writing
  • the Rosetta Stone
  • over 700 symbols

5
Location of Egypt
  • Continent of Africa
  • N.E. corner of Africa.
  • Lake Victoria.
  • Mt.Kilimanjaro.
  • Nile River running out of
  • Lake Victoria.

6
Mummies
  • Preserved bodies
  • 70 days to preserved
  • Had to cover body with salt
  • Wrapped in linen
  • Had to label name

7
Pyramids
  • BIG
  • Stone
  • Took about 20 years
  • to build
  • Build by slaves and
  • farmers
  • Tombs for Pharaohs
  • and Queens

8
Pharaohs
  • Strong Kings
  • King Tut
  • Kings of Egypt
  • Has mask to wear all day

9
Credits
  • Created by Antonia Kopp
  • Graphics and pictures are from Microsoft Word and
    used in accordance with their guidelines for
    educational purposes.
  • My picture was taken by my teacher, Mrs. McMahan,
    and used with her permission.
  • Information in this PowerPoint was what I have
    learned in my REACH class.
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