Busy. Please wait.
Log in using 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

eygpt vocabulary

obelisk a four sided pillar with a top shaped like a pyramid
hieroglyphic a picture or symbol used to represent a word syllable or sound
papyrus a tall reed like plant growing by the bank of the nile river used by egyptians to make various things
sphinx a stone structure with the head of a human and the body of a lion
pyramid protected the body of the pharaoh after death and allowed the akh or spirit to enjoy life's pleasures for eternity
pharaoh title belonging to the ruler of ancient egypt who was worshipped as a god
silt a mixture of tiny bits of soil and rock over the land near a river providing fertile farmland
great pyramid tomb of king khufu largest building in the world until 20th century one of the seven wonders of the ancient world
rosetta stone 3 languages 2 forms of egyptians and one in greek written on a stone in a small town in rosetta used to unlocked the language of the ancient eygptians
Created by: 10674



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