Flashcards in Ancient Egypt Deck (4)
The word used to describe a family of rulers is a:
What was the Ancient Egyptian process for preserving bodies called?
Embalming, the use of spices and salts to preserve a dead body or
Mummification, the preservation of bodies by drying them, packing them with minerals and wrapping them in linen cloths
What was the pharaohs job?
•the Nile flooded as required
•people had enough food to eat
•the gods looked kindly on them
•Egypt’s army could defend it against any enemies
•truth, or Ma’at, was at the heart