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|what was the middle kingdom?
|Golden age pharaohs should be wise and gifted rulers buried in secret places expanded the arts and literature.
|What was the new kingdom?
|The empire pharaohs created an empire through military force the first female pharaoh Egyptians became monotheistic.
|Who were pharaohs?
|Most powerful person in ancient Egypt the pharaoh was the political and religious leader of Egypt.
|What did pharaohs do?
|.owned all the land .made laws .collected taxes .represented the Gods on Earth .built temples for the Gods
|Who were the most well known pharaohs of ancient Egypt?
|The most well known of these pharaohs was king Tut and Ramse the great (same person as Ramse the 2nd)
|What is mummification?
|Bodies of the dead were preserved in spices and salts then wrapped in linen the body was then placed in the sarcophagus (usually made of gold)
|What was sacred to the Egyptians?
|The Egyptians worshiped more than 2000 Gods and Goddess they also believed that animals (especially the cat) were sacred.
|Who was king Tut?
|King Tut came to power when he was only 9 years old he ruled until his death at age 18 king Tut is famous because his tomb was found almost completely intact sparking interest.
|Who was Ramse the great?
|Ramse is most well known for being the longest living pharaoh Ramse also had more monuments built during his reign than any other pharaoh.
|Who was Amen-Ra
|king of the Gods .sun God .falcon head with a sun on the top .sometimes seen as the creater of men.
|Who was Osiris?
|.God of the earth and vegetation .symbolizes the yearly drought and flooding of the nile .king of the afterlife
|Who was Horus
|.Falcon headed .pharaoh of his earthly human form .Son of Osiris.