Part I:  <br />Mesopotamia and Ancient Egypt<br />River Valley Civilizations<br />
Mesopotamia and the Fertile Crescent<br />King Hammurabi is remembered for:<br /><ul><li>Building dams
Laws written in cuneiform (see below)</li></li></ul><li>Beginnings of Judaism<br />Upper Left: A Star of David is a symbol...
Ancient Egypt<br />The Gift of the Nile<br />King Menes<br />Pyramids, Mummies, and Hieroglyphics<br />Upper Left: the cro...
Old Kingdom<br />New Kingdom<br />More on Ancient Egypt<br />Click Here to learn more about Hatshepsut<br />
Last of the Ancient Egyptians<br />Far Left: Ancient Egyptian math<br />Left: King Tut’s funerary mask<br />Bottom Left: A...
Picture Citations<br />Slide 2<br />crystalinks.com<br />history.howstuffworks.com<br />Slide 3<br />biblepicturegallery.c...
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World History: River Valley Civilizations - Part I

  1. 1. Part I: <br />Mesopotamia and Ancient Egypt<br />River Valley Civilizations<br />
  2. 2. Mesopotamia and the Fertile Crescent<br />King Hammurabi is remembered for:<br /><ul><li>Building dams
  3. 3. Laws written in cuneiform (see below)</li></li></ul><li>Beginnings of Judaism<br />Upper Left: A Star of David is a symbol of Judaism<br />Upper Right: Father of Judaism, Abraham<br />Above: Abraham’s journey to Canaan<br />Left: Jewish Diaspora from Israel<br />
  4. 4. Ancient Egypt<br />The Gift of the Nile<br />King Menes<br />Pyramids, Mummies, and Hieroglyphics<br />Upper Left: the crown of unified Egypt<br />Above: King Menes<br />Middle: Hieroglyphics<br />Bottom Left : Pyramids <br />Left: King Tut’s mummy<br />
  5. 5. Old Kingdom<br />New Kingdom<br />More on Ancient Egypt<br />Click Here to learn more about Hatshepsut<br />
  6. 6. Last of the Ancient Egyptians<br />Far Left: Ancient Egyptian math<br />Left: King Tut’s funerary mask<br />Bottom Left: Ancient medicine<br />Below: Tomb of Ramses II<br />
  7. 7. Picture Citations<br />Slide 2<br />crystalinks.com<br />history.howstuffworks.com<br />Slide 3<br />biblepicturegallery.com<br />bible-archaeology.info<br />enlightened-spirituality.org<br />teachinghearts.org<br />Slide 4<br />carolsplace.com<br />artyfactory.com<br />ancient-egypt-online.com<br />ancientegyptianfacts.com<br />oldegypt.wikispaces.com<br />Slide 5<br />library.thinkquest.org<br />tigtail.org<br />Slide 6<br />cweb.vinu.edu<br />tripadvisor.com<br />dodd.cmcvellore.ac.in<br />love-egypt.com<br />

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