Tech 201 Ch 3

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  1. What are the 4 main egyptian kingdoms?
    • Old Kingdom
    • Middle Kingdom
    • New Kingdom
    • Late Period
  2. Egyptian food production (3 things)
    • Predictable and gentle flooding
    • Sailing along the Nile, good for trade
    • 3 month growing season
  3. How was egyptian labor specialized?
    Had farmers, soldiers, priests etc. Kept people busy by building pyramids, the Sphinx when not occupied
  4. How did the Egyptians have Organization and Order?
    Religious system, with priests wielding great power underneath the pharaoh
  5. Egyptian writing system (5 things)
    • Papyrus
    • Hieroglyphs
    • Priests were scientists, writers
    • Had lots of scribes
    • Had documents with geometry, calendars, mathematics, etc.
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Tech 201 Ch 3
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