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the beliefs and customs of a group of people
After Ramses the Great died, Egypt was __________ and never regained _____________.
Shabaka and the 25th dynasty are best known for restoring _________________ culture.
A textbook is an example of a _____________ source.
The continent occupied last by humans was
What did Menes wear to symbolize his rule over both Upper and Lower Egypt?
Name the leader who conquered all of Sumer.
Kushite farmers were unable to grow enough food because cattle were allowed to _______________ which caused the soil to ___________________.
overgraze; blow away
The cataracts helped protect Kush from _________.
Conquest of distant lands allowed Egypt's ________ to expand along with its empire.
What was built to protect cities from attack?
Sargon was able to establish the world's first empire because he had the first
Why is the Great Pyramid of Khufu empty?
it was robbed
Farming allowed people to build
List 3 materials that people used to make clothing and cloth.
plant fibers, animal skins, wool
Why did city-states fight over farmland?
so they had enough land to grow food
Phoenician ships sailed on the _________________ Sea.
Thutmose I attacked Kush because he was afraid Kush would become more powerful and
a series of rulers from the same family
Sumerians believed the ______________ could bring a good harvest or a terrible flood.
Pyramids are __________ that were built for the ______________.
Piankhi believed the gods wanted him to
rule all of Egypt
Mountains, deserts, rivers, and valleys are examples of
objects that were created and used by humans
Ramses the Great is known for being a great ___________ and a great _____________.
warrior and builder
Name the king who was a legendary figure in Sumerian literature.
a part or imprint of something that was once alive
Name the kingdom that was ruled by a few powerful queens such as Queen Shanakhdakheto and Queen Amanirenas.
Enheduanna is the world's first known __________.
Tombs were filled with art, jewelry, and other objects for the ________________.
a strip of land connecting two continents
Large animals helped people _________.
What were farmers asked to do during the flood season?
Menes married the princess of Lower Egypt in order to
strengthen his control
What do people need in order to hunt, farm, and create art?
Which continent was never permanently settled by humans?
Journal entries, letters, laws, and treaties are examples of