Ancient Egypt: Culture
and Religion
 Hieroglyphic
writing: consisted
of symbols and
drawings.
 The Egyptians
used
algebra, geometry
and astronomy to
control...
The most important buildings were temples and
tombs.
Egyptian Art
 Sculptures: were decorations on temple walls or
figures representing gods, pharaoh, nobles or
clerks
 Pain...
 Egyptians were polytheistic: they believed in
various gods
 Some of the gods were half human, half animal
 Egyptians believed in life after death.
 Therefore, they practiced mummification: the
process of making human corpses i...
Mummification:
 The _______ was extracted through the nose.
 The mummified corpse was placed in the _______.
 The organ...
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Ancien Egypt

  1. 1. Ancient Egypt: Culture and Religion
  2. 2.  Hieroglyphic writing: consisted of symbols and drawings.  The Egyptians used algebra, geometry and astronomy to control floods.
  3. 3. The most important buildings were temples and tombs.
  4. 4. Egyptian Art  Sculptures: were decorations on temple walls or figures representing gods, pharaoh, nobles or clerks  Paintings: were on the interior of tombs and temples. The paintings were of everyday life or religious themes.
  5. 5.  Egyptians were polytheistic: they believed in various gods  Some of the gods were half human, half animal
  6. 6.  Egyptians believed in life after death.  Therefore, they practiced mummification: the process of making human corpses into mummies
  7. 7. Mummification:  The _______ was extracted through the nose.  The mummified corpse was placed in the _______.  The organs of the dead were kept in __________.

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