The Nile River

One of the many wonders of Africa

How did the Egyptians use the Nile for survival?

The Egyptians built houses along beside the Nile out of stone, clay, and sand.

What did the Egyptians think of the Nile?

The Egyptians thought the Nile river was a god because it provided for them. And they worshiped it. They threw offerings into the river such as, fruits, golds and jewels from the more wealthy.

How did they use the Nile for transportation?

The Egyptians built boats and traveled the Nile as if it were a highway