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A presentation about the ancient egyptians' Pyramids

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    • The mystery of the Pyramids
    • Why were the Pyramids built?
      • Ancient Egyptians believed that when the pharaoh died, he became Osiris , king of the dead. The new pharaoh became Horus , god of the heavens and protector of the sun god. This cycle was symbolized by the rising and setting of the sun.
      Osiris Horus
    • The Pyramids
      • There are over 100 pyramids in Egypt. Most were built as tombs for the country's Pharaohs and their consorts during the old and Middle Kingdom periods.
    • Step Pyramid
      • Location : Saqqara
      • Built by : Pharaoh Djoser
      • Date : Circa 2630 B.C.
      • Height : 204 feet ( 62 meters)
    • Maidum Pyramid
      • Location : Maidum
      • Built by : Pharaoh Snefru
      • Date : Circa 2600 B.C.
      • Height : 306 feet ( 92 meters)
    • Bent Pyramid
      • Location : Dahshur
      • Built by : Pharaoh Snefru
      • Date : Circa 2600 B.C.
      • Height : 344 feet ( 105 meters)
    • Red Pyramid
      • Location : Dahshur
      • Built by : Pharaoh Snefru
      • Date : Circa 2600 B.C.
      • Height : 341 feet ( 104 meters)
    • Great Pyramid
      • Location : Giza
      • Built by : Pharaoh Khufu
      • Date : Circa 2550 B.C.
      • Height : 481 feet ( 147 meters)
    • Pyramid of Khafre
      • Location : Giza
      • Built by : Pharaoh Khafre
      • Date : Circa 2520 B.C.
      • Height : 471 feet ( 144 meters)
    • Pyramid of Menkaure
      • Location : Giza
      • Built by : Pharaoh Menkaure
      • Date : Circa 2490 B.C.
      • Height : 213 feet ( 65 meters)