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Ancient Egypt Notes - Ancient Egypt Key Terms: Nile River...

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Ancient Egypt Key Terms: Nile River Upper Egypt Lower Egypt Hieroglyphs Pyramids Syria Amenhotep Pharaoh Osiris Polytheistic Re-Atum Akhenaten Aton Mummification Ba Book of the Dead Imhotep Step Pyramid Pyramid Age of the Pyramid Valley of the Kings Mastabas Khufu Giza     Ancient Egypt Geography o Located in Northeastern Africa along the Nile River Location chosen for: Trade Agriculture  Floods regularly Divisions o Lower Egypt (North) o Upper Egypt (South) Early Dynastic Period (3000-2650 B.C.E)
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o Concept of divine monarchy  Chosen by gods and solidified position Old Kingdom (2650 - 2150 B.C.E.) o Pyramids and valley of the kings o Age of the pyramids Middle Kingdom (2040 - 1783 B.C.E.) o Arts, crafts, paintings New Kingdom  (1550 - 1070 B.C.E.) o New conquest o Expanded territory
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This note was uploaded on 06/11/2008 for the course HIST 1110 taught by Professor Bartlett during the Summer '07 term at Kennesaw.

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