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Flashcards in Chapter 3 Lesson 1 Deck (10):
1

an ancient kingdom and present-day country in northern 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 fertile)

silt

9

a plant whose stems are used to make a kind of paper (first paper)

papyrus

10

a waterfall (6 of them)

cataract