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Pyramids

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Created by Alex K. in fulfillment of the requirements of a middle school humanities unit.

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Pyramids

  1. 1. Egypt Picture gallery By: Alex K.
  2. 2. Pyramids are the tombs that they buried the pharaohs. The pyramid was made from clay and a special type of mud and sand.
  3. 3. Mummies are people that were mummified when they died. This is a female pharaoh called Hatshepsut. she ruled ancient Egypt as both queen and king nearly 3,500 years ago
  4. 4. This is the coffin of king Tut . The size and weight of the coffin is1.36 tons or 3,000 pounds.
  5. 5. This it king Tuts mummy.
  6. 6. Pharaohs are like kings. But the people believed that the pharaoh was more than a man and that he was a god. This gave him control over the affairs of the Empire and the people.
  7. 7. In ancient Egypt they believed that cats were gods
  8. 8. A mastabas is a place were they buried the higher ranked people.
  9. 9. A Sphinx is a mythological figure which is depicted as a recumbent lion body with a human head. The Great Sphinx of Egypt is the largest and best known Sphinx made
  10. 10. This is the jars they put the kings organs inside when they are being mummified
  11. 11. The four jars are the baboon, falcon. Jackal and the man
  12. 12. http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2007/06/photogalleries/queen-mummy/ http://io9.com/5636808/do-we-have-the-right-to-violate-king-tuts-medical-privacy http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2007/06/photogalleries/queen-mummy/ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pharaoh http://egyptphoto.ncf.ca/senwosret%20II_10.htm http://www.lucylearns.com/canopic-jar-picture.html

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