King Tut & the Great Pharaohs of Egypt Field Trip TIMES ( ( Giza is…
King Tut & the Great Pharaohs of Egypt Field Trip TIMES
Giza is located just outside what Ancient City?
How many blocks were used building the pyramids?
How many years did it take to build them?
When did construction begin on the pyramids?
4,500 Years ago
What is a Necropolis? Why are the Pyramids referred to that way?
A Necropolis is a large tomb, the pyramids are reffered to as a necropolis because some dead Egyptians were buried under them.
List two purposes of the pyramids.
One purpose of pyramids was to have people buried underneath. Another purpose was to bring them to the afterlife.
What materials were used in building the pyramids?**The pyramid was built of Limestone blocks.
Who is Howatd Carter (Googel)
Howard Carter Discovered King tut's tomb
The 25 degree angle passage was at a star known as Dragon Star
The pyramid has a desending passage way going a couple hundred feet at 26 degrees
Egypt is known as the land of Pyramids
There is a bottomless pit / their version of the underworld
There is a well shaft on the way through the passage that is used to get into the pyramid after a great earthquake
I thoght it was resin then oil but i was wrong
I Put the resin and oil in the wrong order. It's oil then resin
I find it interesting that they keep the heart in the body.
Ramses II Accomplities
it was thought that he had nearly 200 children
Became pharaoh when he was 25
He established one of the first major peace treaties in history
Ramses led the Egyptian amry into many battles.
He was known as a great builder
Darius I was a great ruler that united his country into a major empire.
Darius ruler united Empire
Darius I was defeated at the Battle of Marathon by the Athenian Army.
Daruis defeated marathon Athenian
Darius I is an important figure in a biblical story.
Darius Important Biblical Daniel
The political order of Egypt around 3200 BC was based on wealthy farmers who emerged as leaders.
Political Egypt farmers Leaders
The factor contributed most to the growth of trade in the New Kingdom on Egypt's conquest of distant lands.
Trade Kingdom Egypts conquest
The Great Sphinx and Stonehenge are similar due to both being megaliths and it is one of the largest stone sculptures in the world.
Sphinx Stonehenge both Megaliths
The Great Sphinx guards the Great Pyramid and is a human head on a lion's body.
Sphinx Pyramid Lion Body
King Tut's tomb is in the Valley of the Kings near Luxor, Egypt. This was where the Pharaohs and powerful nobles were buried for around 500 years during the history of Ancient Egypt.
Timb Valley Kings Luxor
Egyptians believed the dead enjoyed such materials in the afterlife such as King Tut's tomb actually having board games in it.
Dead materials afterlife games
While King Tut is the most well known of the Pharaohs, Ramses II was the greatest pharaoh of ancient Egypt.
Tut Known Ramses Best