Ancient Egypt By Patrick 1500 B.C.E. to 117 C.E
Water <ul><li>Egypt was on the western side of the Nile River which flowed north with a south wind </li></ul><ul><li>North...
Topography <ul><li>Desert acted as a barrier for invaders </li></ul><ul><li>Nile river valley was good for farming and it ...
Vegetation <ul><li>Not many plants in the desert </li></ul><ul><li>People wove reeds into baskets and roofs for huts </li>...
Gods  <ul><li>Atum was the first god </li></ul><ul><li>Horus was the king of earth </li></ul><ul><li>Osiris was the king o...
Pharaohs <ul><li>Pharaohs were thought to be almost as important as gods </li></ul><ul><li>Senusret, Hatsheput, Ramsis the...
Tombs <ul><li>Tomb were designed as a gateway to the afterlife </li></ul><ul><li>They were decorated to impress the gods <...
Social Pyramid <ul><li>  </li></ul>Pharaohs Government officials Priests Scribes Artisans Peasants
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  1. 1. Ancient Egypt By Patrick 1500 B.C.E. to 117 C.E
  2. 2. Water <ul><li>Egypt was on the western side of the Nile River which flowed north with a south wind </li></ul><ul><li>North of Egypt was the Mediterranean Sea which was a source of fish and a waterway to other civilizations </li></ul><ul><li>The red sea was east of Egypt </li></ul>
  3. 3. Topography <ul><li>Desert acted as a barrier for invaders </li></ul><ul><li>Nile river valley was good for farming and it encouraged human settlement </li></ul>
  4. 4. Vegetation <ul><li>Not many plants in the desert </li></ul><ul><li>People wove reeds into baskets and roofs for huts </li></ul><ul><li>They also used a water plant called papyrus to make rope and paper </li></ul><ul><li>Egyptians grew wheat and barley </li></ul>
  5. 5. Gods <ul><li>Atum was the first god </li></ul><ul><li>Horus was the king of earth </li></ul><ul><li>Osiris was the king of the underworld </li></ul><ul><li>Horrus was the god of the skies </li></ul><ul><li>Ra was the god of sun </li></ul>
  6. 6. Pharaohs <ul><li>Pharaohs were thought to be almost as important as gods </li></ul><ul><li>Senusret, Hatsheput, Ramsis the second, and King Tut were ALL GREAT Gods </li></ul>
  7. 7. Tombs <ul><li>Tomb were designed as a gateway to the afterlife </li></ul><ul><li>They were decorated to impress the gods </li></ul>
  8. 8. Social Pyramid <ul><li> </li></ul>Pharaohs Government officials Priests Scribes Artisans Peasants
  9. 9. My Cartouche

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