Egyptian news

By: mackenzie neuhaus

Erg

Detention: huge area of shifting sand dunes in the Sahara .

It relates to chapter 17 and 18 because it talks about the desert sand dunes and. In Egypt there is a lot of sand and deserts.

Silt

Detention: small particles of rich soil.

It relates to chapter 17 and 18 because it is like sand and sand is in the deserts and deserts are in Egypt.

Casbahs

Detention: older sections of Algerian cities.

It relates to chapter 17 and 18 because of pyramids are old .

What are three facts about the Suez Canal?

1:it separates the Sinai pennusila from the rest of Egypt

2: Egyptians built the canal in the mid 1800's

3: still almost the most important waterway in the world

Who were the Berbers ?

They were the first people to live in North Africa

What is opec?

It is the organization of petroleum exporting countries