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Flashcards in Ch.3 lesson 1 The Lifeline Of the Nile Deck (10):
1

an ancient kingdom and present-day country in northeastern 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

4

the region of Egypt that surrounds the Nile Delta

Lower Egypt

5

the region south of the Nile Delta

Upper Egypt

6

a city on the Nile in Egypt

Memphis

7

a triangular-shaped area at the mouth of some rivers

Delta

8

a mixture of soil and small rocks Very fritiel soil

Silt

9

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

Papyrus

10

A waterfall

Cataract