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Flashcards in 3.1 The lifeline of the Nile Deck (10):
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An ancient Kingdom and present-day country in northeast Africa

Egypt

2

The area of land surrounding the Nile River

Nile River Valley

3

The longest river in the world, it flows from East Africa to Egypt

Nile River

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The region of Egypt that surrounds Nile Delta

Lower Egypt

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The region south of the Nile Delta

Upper Egypt

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The city on the Nile in Egypt

Memphis

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A triangular-shaped area at the mouth of some rivers

Delta

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A mixture of soil and small rocks (very fertile soil)

Silt

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A plant whose stem are used to make a kind of paper

Papyrus

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A waterfall

Cataract