Ancient egypt

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Communication

1610 - 1622

Egyptians first writing was made out of rows of pictures. These pictures are called hieroglyphics. Each picture stands for a sound or word. Some hieroglyphics are really complicated and take a long time to draw. The word paper comes from papyrus, a tall reed grown by the Nile River. Egyptians used the papyrus to make paper for written communication.

Government

1610 - 1625

Kings and Queens ruled Egypt for over more than 2,000 years. In Egypt there were only three periods and the names are the Old Kingdom, Middle Kingdom, and The New Kingdom.

Then and now

1610 - 1626

Back then they would wear white clothes, but in the present they wouldn’t wear all white. In the past the girls would wear white dresses with jewelry. And in the present they would still wear dresses but not every day, like it wouldn’t be all white it would kinda be brown or even black. Then in the past the men would wear things that would kinda look like dresses but the top part would be cut a little. And in the present they would wear pants and shirts. So the past and the present is different in so many ways.

Technology

1611 - 1619

There are only ten very popular discoveries that Ancient Egypt found and those are:
Khufu
The unfinished obelisk
The Great Pyramid
Tomb of Tutankhamun
Deir el-Medina
Tomb of Seti I
Lost Temple of Akhmim
The Greater Temple of Abu Simbel
Secret mummy cave
And the Valley of the golden mummies

Geography

1611 - 1623

Egypt has coastlines on both the Mediterranean Sea and the Red Sea. Egypt has a land area of Texas and New Mexico combined together, it is four times bigger than the United Kingdom and twice as big as France.

Time period

1612 - 1618

Ancient Egypt started around 7000 BC and that's about 5,000 years ago.Around 3000 BC, kingdoms of Upper and Lower Egypt united. A successive dynasties witness flourishing trade, prosperity and the development of great cultural traditions. Writing, including hieroglyphics, is used as an instrument of state. Constructions of pyramids is a formidable engineering achievement.

Economy

1618 - 1625

The economy of Egypt was highly centralized under the President Gamal Abdel Nasser. In the 1990s, a serie of International Monetary Funded Arrangements.

Religion

1619 - 1626

There is about 12 Sacred Animals that were important to them like:
The royal cobra of Senuseret I in inlaid gold
Mummy of a ram,
Hippo in blue Egyptian faience
Head of a cheetah
Mummy of a dog
Mummy of a cat
Statue of a crocodile
The jackal god Anubis
Scarab beetle
A frog and dragonfly
Painting of a horse
Milking cattle