Kingdom of the Nile Section 2-3 pp. 44-49. Preview Questions How did geography influence ancient Egypt? How did geography influence ancient Egypt? What.

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<ul><li><p>Kingdom of the NileSection 2-3pp. 44-49</p></li><li><p>Preview QuestionsHow did geography influence ancient Egypt?</p><p>What were the main features and achievements of Egypts three kingdoms?</p><p>How did trade and warfare affect Egypt and Nubia?</p></li><li><p>Remember the 5 Themes of Geography?</p></li><li><p>Geography of the Nile ValleyLOCATIONNortheast Africa</p><p>Near Red Sea and Mediterranean Sea</p><p>EXACT: 30*N-25*N 30*E-33*E</p></li><li><p>Geography of the Nile ValleyPLACEHuman CharacteristicsAgricultural Economy Trading EconomyPolythesitic </p><p>Physical EnvironmentNile RiverDesert ClimateFertile SoilLittle Plant Life and Vegetation </p></li><li><p>Geography of the Nile ValleyHuman</p><p>Environment</p><p>InteractionEnvironment on HumansNile makes farming possible Nile provides transportation for trade</p><p>Humans on Environment Must control floods Store water for dry season </p></li><li><p>Geography of the Nile ValleyMOVEMENTNile used to move people and goods </p></li><li><p>Geography of the Nile ValleyREGIONUpper EgyptSouthern portion of kingdom </p><p>Lower EgyptNorthern Portion of Kingdom </p></li><li><p>The Three KingdomsThe Old KingdomGovernment was a bureaucracy: Pharaohs ViziersScribes and Various Depts. Pyramids built Tombs for rulersShow strength and organization </p></li><li><p>The Three KingdomsThe Middle Kingdom Chaotic TimeInvaded by HyksosCorruptionRebellion </p><p>Egyptians experience cultural diffusion </p></li><li><p>The Three KingdomsThe New Kingdom </p><p>Age of conquest</p><p>Strong rule of Ramses II</p><p>Invaded by northerners </p></li></ul>


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