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Hatshepsut

1st women ruler In ancient world

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Hyksos

People who overthrew the kingdom

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Kemet

The Nile river

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Karnak

Temple

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Nephthys

Goddess of sleep/dead

6

Papyrus

Used for paper

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Sekhmet

Goddess of destruction

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Theocracy

Ruled by religious leaders

9

Vizier

Prime minister

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Thutmose lll

Pharaoh at the time of Moses

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Thebes

City In Greece

12

Taweret

Goddess of childbirth

13

Upper Egypt

Mediterranean Sea

14

Tutankhamen

Youngest pharaoh

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Amentehop IV

Pharaoh changed polytheistic to monotheistic

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Ammit

Dead god

17

Abu simbel

In south Egypt

18

Bureaucracy

Gov officials

19

Egypt

Black land

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Greeks

Named Egypt

21

Heliopolis

Religious center

22

Anubis

God of dead and mummification

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Cleopatra

Last and greatest queen

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Duat

Realm of the dead

25

Howard

Archeologist discovered king tuts tomb

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Lower Egypt

Nile

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Mediterranean Sea

End of Nile

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Nefertiti

Famous wife known for beauty

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Narmer

United 2 kingdoms

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Obelisk

Symbol of the sun god ra