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Ancient Egypt Study Guide

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Supplement your history class studies by using this Ancient Egypt Study Guide course. Short video lessons supply an engaging way to learn about ancient Egyptian culture, figures and art to help you prepare for tests, complete a project or improve your knowledge for class discussions.
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9 chapters in Ancient Egypt Study Guide

Ch 1. Impact of Geography on Egyptian Culture {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[47055].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Geography and Climate: Effects on Civilizations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21084].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21084].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Major River Systems of Mesopotamia & Egypt Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32938].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32938].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - The Ancient Nile Valley: Civilizations, Region & Facts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6669].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6669].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - What is a Desert? - Definition & Facts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28660].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28660].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Earth's Deserts: Definition, Distribution & Location Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17924].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17924].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - The Nile's Impact on the Development of Egyptian Civilization Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47061].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47061].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Egypt's Three Predictable Seasons Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47062].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47062].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Agriculture in Ancient Egypt Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47063].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47063].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - How Religion Developed in the Stone Age and Bronze Age Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1012].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1012].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Understanding Neolithic Archaeology Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27884].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27884].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Walls, Roads & Bronze: Tools of Empire Creation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1013].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1013].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Egyptian Pharaohs: History, Facts & Timeline Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6653].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6653].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Ancient Egypt in the Bronze Age Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1018].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1018].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Old Kingdom of Ancient Egypt: Timeline & Facts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6648].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6648].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Egypt's First Intermediate Period: Timeline & Pharaohs Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47064].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47064].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Middle Kingdom of Ancient Egypt: Definition & Timeline Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6652].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6652].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Timeline of Egypt's Second Intermediate Period Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47065].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47065].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - The New Kingdom of Egypt: Pharaohs, Temples & Timeline Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6665].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6665].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - The Bronze Age Collapse: History & Concept Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5700].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5700].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Howard Carter: Biography, Facts & Quotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[394117].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[394117].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Howard Carter & the Tutankhamun Discovery Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[394119].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[394119].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Egyptian Social Structure: From Slaves to Pharaoh Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[33281].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[33281].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Development of Hierarchical Structures: Chiefs to Emperors in History Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1007].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1007].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Hierarchies: Definition & Explanation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3936].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3936].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Traditional Types of Government: Definitions, Strengths & Weaknesses Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20085].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20085].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Theocracy: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3952].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3952].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Egyptian Women: Royalty, Privileges & Tradition Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[33280].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[33280].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Queen Hatshepsut: Facts, Accomplishments & Death Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15260].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15260].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - What was Cleopatra? - History, Biography & Facts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9943].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9943].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Greek City-States and Governments Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1026].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1026].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Where is Nefertiti Buried? - Death & Tomb Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[369291].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[369291].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Heirs of the Sumerians: Babylonians, Hittites, Hurrians and Assyrians Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1189].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1189].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - The Hittites: Civilization, History & Definition Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3951].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3951].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Ancient Assyrians: History, Civilization & Culture Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3927].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3927].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Ancient Nubia: History, Location & Facts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21397].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21397].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Persian Empire: History, Culture & Timeline Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6663].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6663].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - What Is the Kush Civilization? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32945].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32945].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - The Kush Civilization & Ancient Egypt Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32946].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32946].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Sea Peoples in Egypt: Origin & Overview Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5693].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5693].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Hyksos: Definition, History & People Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6658].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6658].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - The Minoans Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4994].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4994].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - The Phoenicians: History, Religion & Civilization Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[24312].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[24312].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Alexander the Great and the Birth of Hellenism Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1036].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1036].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Alexander the Great: Biography, Conquests & Facts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9934].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9934].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Ancient Egyptian Architecture: History, Characteristics & Influences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6161].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6161].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Egyptian Pyramids: Definition, Facts & Structure Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6666].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6666].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Pyramids of Giza: History, Facts & Location Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17335].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17335].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - The Luxor Temple in Egypt: Facts & Overview Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6671].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6671].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - The Valley of the Kings: Tombs, Facts & Location Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6647].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6647].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Ancient Thebes: History & Facts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6656].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6656].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Egypt's Abu Simbel & The Mortuary Temples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47067].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47067].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Egyptian Headdress: History, Meaning & Facts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[337339].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[337339].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - The Temple of Dendur: Art & Architecture Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373145].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373145].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - The Temple of Dendur: History & Original Location Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373147].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373147].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Lighthouse of Alexandria: History, Location & Destruction Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[394111].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[394111].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Why Was the Lighthouse of Alexandria Built? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[394113].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[394113].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Ancient Egyptian Art: History and Style Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6129].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6129].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - The Great Sphinx in Egypt: Definition, Facts & History Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17331].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17331].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Ancient Egyptian Papyrus: Paintings & Scrolls Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6668].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6668].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - The Invention of Writing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[680].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[680].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Egyptian Hieroglyphs: Definition, Meaning & Symbols Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6655].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6655].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Ancient Egyptian Writings Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47068].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47068].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Egyptian Cartouche: Definition, Symbols & Pharaohs Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373251].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373251].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Egyptian Uraeus: Definition, Symbol & Meaning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373285].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[373285].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Crook & Flail in Ancient Egypt: Definition & Symbolism Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[393507].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[393507].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Ancient Egypt's Cult of the Dead: Burials & the Afterlife Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47070].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47070].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - What's the Difference Between Polytheism and Monotheism? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1017].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1017].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Amarna Period: Definition & Art Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5669].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5669].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Egyptian Queen Nefertiti: Biography, History & Facts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[369289].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[369289].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Anubis & Bastet: Relationship & Story Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[369311].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[369311].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - The Eye of Horus: Definition, Symbol & Mathematical Meaning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[369313].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[369313].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Difference Between the Eye of Ra & the Eye of Horus Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[369315].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[369315].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - The Eye of Ra: Meaning & Symbolism Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[369317].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[369317].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - What is an Egyptian Ankh? - Meaning & Symbol Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[369339].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[369339].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Why Did Egyptians Worship Cats? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[394107].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[394107].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Mummification: Definition, Purpose & Process Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[394109].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[394109].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Ancient Egyptian Gods & Goddesses Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47069].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47069].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Ancient Egyptian Gods & Goddesses: Names & Family Tree Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[163869].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[163869].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Ra, the Sun God of Ancient Egypt: Facts, Symbol & Powers Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[369319].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[369319].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Sky God: Names & Mythology Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5695].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5695].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Mother Goddess: Names & Explanation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3942].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3942].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Horus, Egyptian God: Myth & Concept Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5685].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5685].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Egyptian God Anubis: History, Facts & Roles Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[369303].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[369303].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Egyptian Goddess Hathor: Story, Facts & Symbols Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413085].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[413085].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional

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