What three or four ways in which the geography of Mesopotamia and Egypt shaped their cultures?

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What three or four ways in which the geography of Mesopotamia and Egypt shaped their cultures?

Ancient Civilizations:

The Egyptians and the Mesopotamians were two of the first peoples to build a true civilization. The first Mesopotamian civilization dates to about 7000 years ago, and Egypt is one of the oldest civilizations in the world.

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By far the most important geographic factor in the history of both Mesopotamia and Egypt were their rivers. Mesopotamia is located between the Tigris...

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Mesopotamia & Ancient Egypt: Similarities & Differences

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