Busy. Please wait.
Log in with Clever

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
Sign up using Clever

Username is available taken
show password

Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
Your email address is only used to allow you to reset your password. See our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Didn't know it?
click below
Knew it?
click below
Don't know
Remaining cards (0)
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

03 - Egypt

Egypt 6th grade

Who was in charge of the government in Egypt (the king) pharaoh
Ancient Egypt was located on this continent Africa
This river provided much needed water Nile
World's largest desert, in Africa Sahara
To water, Egyptians had to do this to their crops irrigate
Egyptians believed in many gods which is called polytheism
Land that is good for growing fertile
Soil carried by a river that is very fertile silt
an oval shaped object used to put a name on an Egyptian coffin cartouche
Writing in Egypt hieroglyphics
Took many years to build; Many pharaohs mummies were placed in these to keep them safe pyramid
Preserving a dead body mummify
extra supply surplus
reed plant used to make paper papyrus
this stone helped archaeologists decipher hieroglyphics Rosetta
This government has a king or queen that has all the power monarchy
Egyptians had to give the pharaoh crops, goods they made or their time as a ______ tax
These people were doctors and in charge of mummifying bodies priests
Irrigation method using a bucket & rope shadoof
The Nile River flows north and empties into this sea Mediterranean
King Tut's tomb is what type of source Primary
A book in the library about pyramids is this type of source Secondary
This pharaoh's tomb was sealed for 3000 years & gave a look at life many years ago Tut
Boys that did the writing were called scribes
This sea is located to the east of Africa Red
Most people in ancient Egypt were farmers
Egypt captured many _______ that were forced to do lots of jobs slaves
fertile land at the end of the Nile River delta
Created by: jillrausch
More popular Social Studies sets




Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!
"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards