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10 facts about Ancient Egypt!
Great for teachers, homeschoolers and parents alike! Incredible ancient monuments, scorching deserts and bustling cities — this ancient country is now a sprawling, modern landscape! Read on to learn about the Egypt of today…. Only about an 2. But each summer, the Nile river rises because of rains at its source, far to the south in Ethiopia.
Understanding Ancient Egypt
Egypt is a country in Africa. People have lived in that region for thousands and thousands of years. The Ancient Egyptians settled around the Nile River, and built pyramids that you can still see there today. The Ancient Egyptians knew a lot about maths, medicine and farming. They also made their own paper out of reeds called papyrus, and wrote using pictures called hieroglyphics. The Egyptians were very good farmers. Some of the machines they used are:.