The Nile river.!


Transportation and trade

- Nile was there highway

- They trade with Middle Eastern kingdoms for silver, cedar, oils, horses, copper, and lapis lazuli

-sailboats: the sailboats they used sails going South, rowed with current going North

-Nile provided water for drinking, bathing, cooking, ect

Daily Life

Physical features

-the Nile is the worlds largest river : 4,135 miles!

-the Nile flows from the South to the North


-farming year (and calendar) divided into 3 seasonsinundation (flood), emergence (planting and growing) and Harvest

-flooding was gentle and left a layar rich, black soil

-water was lifted from the NIle into irrigation canals with a shaduf