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Social Studies Test 2

This is help for the ssecond social studies test. This does not cover mummification but it covers just about everything else! Send me a private message if you want me to fix stuff on it or anything cz i will!
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Terms

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world of dead
step 4 mummification
natron (salt) bath, 14-40 days
city of Alexandria
Alexander the great
bent pyramid
like a triangle, but rounded at the top
Seckhmet
represented motherhood and the burning, destructive power of the sun, fierce goddess of war, daughter of Nut and Geb
Djoser
famous for step pyramid, dynasty 3, Imhotep - architect for Djosers step pyramid
step 7 mummification
put possesions, food, pets, and other supplies for afterlife in tomb
mummification
act of preserving the body, body has to be preserved to live
Luxor and Karnak
cities where Thebes once was
Sensurat III
11 - 12 Dynasty, stopped invaders, restrenghtend the ary, kingdom expanded south, dug channel through first cateract
Amun
god of air and wind, later worshiped as fertility god and Creator of all things. in the New Kingdow became king of gods and father of the pharoes
Ptah
national god and patron of artists and craftsmen
Queen Nefertiti
wife to Amenhotep II, thought to be the power behind throne
Nepthys
protecter of dead,
Nut
goddess of the sky
King Tutenknamur
boy king, died mysteriously, body found by Dr. Howard Carter
Anubis
god of the dead
Queen Hatshepsut
First in new dynasty, (18th,)temporary ruler for Thutmose III, queen for 20 years, dressed like a man, ( had a beard)
meat on wounds
medical treatment for wounds
business
different levels of mummification
Thutmose III
Aunt is Queen Hatshepsut, destroyed evidence of her, called "warrior pharoh", vast expansion of Egypt
Amenhotep II
around 19th dynasty, "herotic king", changed reliqion, worshiped Aten, changed name to Akhenaten, meaning "he who worships Aten"
Shu
god of the atmosphere and of dry winds
west side
world of dead
Bastet
goddess of joy and love; all so goddess of war
Hapi
god of nile, special responsibility for the annual floods, very imprtant
MenKaure
4th Dynasty, 3rd pyramid, Granite casing that was never completed, 215 ft, now 203 ft, smallest of the 3, *orginally planned much smaller, lots of burial chambers, last pyramid built (because of robbers)
Thebes
A capitol in Ancient Egypt, center of important cult to Amun
Thebes location
East of the Nile, 700 KM south of Cairo
Thoth
God of writing and wisdom; also of learning and science
"Ba" and "Ka"
body and soul
2 step in mummification
remove brain through nose
east side
where people lived
Exodus?
Ramses the Great
dead ritual
when you die, you go to the main god or the underworld, where you live life of pleasure
Thebes fall
Assyrians attacked in 661 BCE, robbed city
first step in mummification
drain blood out
Set
god of deserts and trouble, all so known as the lord of upper egypt, son of Geb and Nut, kiled Osiris, and took his place
Ma'at
goddesss of truth and justice, represented balence and harmony of the univers
Alexandria
west of the delta, along the coast. famous for huge library and lighthouse
Re
god of the sun; sailed across the heavens; considered king of gods
religion
the way people explained the working of nature
Isis
wife and sister of Osiris; mother of Horus
step 8 mummification
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Horus
son of Osiris; god of the sky
Ramses II
known as the "great", built more statues of himslef then any other pharoh, built lots of temples, more wars, might of ruled for 90 years, Exodus?
Aten
lord of heaven and earth, became the most importen god during the reign of Akhenaten.
step 6 mummification
place in the tomb
Narmer/Menes
united Egypt, Dynasty 0
Osiris
brother of Isis, god of agriculture, ruler of the dead
step pyramid
steps going up
step 5 mummification
wrap and stuff the mummy
Khafri
4th Dynasty, 2nd pyramid, 471 ft, now 446 ft, Sphinx (the animal in front of his pyramind, guardian) 187 ft long, parts of the limestone casing remaining, looks bigger then Khufus but really built on higher ground, raised road (causeway) and part of casing still remains.
Geb
twin brother and husband of Nut, god of the Earth, father of osiris, isis, seth, and nepthys
Harthor
goddess of love, music and dance
step 3 mummification
organs removed and put into canopic jars (the stomach, lungs, liver, and intestines)
Thebes time
started in 11th dynasty, local govener gained control over Egypt, stayed capitol until 14 the dynasty with a 20 year break

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