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1

what happened to the middle kingdom of egypt?

bad pharaohs let egypt become weak again.

2

who invaded egypt at the end of the middle kingdom?

hyksos

3

who were the hyksos?

wandering nomads

4

where did the hyksos come from?

canaan

5

how did the egyptians get rid of the hyksos?

egyptian princes united, and used the hyksos' own weapons to drive them out.

6

tell me about the end of egypt's middle kingdom

bad pharaohs made egypt weak again, then nomads from canaan, called the hyksos, came in and took over. later, egyptian princes united and drove the hyksos out of egypt.