The population of Egypt is about 80 million people,it has the largest population in the Middle East and the third largest in Africa.Most of Egypt is in North Africa.
In Egypt there is fellahin,they are farmers in Egypt who live in villages and work on small plots of land that they rent from landowners.Many fellahin raise only enough food to feed their families.Most of them live in rural areas along a narrow valley.
In Egypt there is also silt,which is small particles of rich soil.The Nile River carried silt.When it reached Egypt,the Nile flooded its banks.As the floodwaters withdrew,the silt was left behind,making the land better for farming.
Egypt's major crops include sugarcane,grains,vegetables,fruits,and cotton.Raw cotton,cotton yarn,and clothing are among the country's main exports.
The Berbers were the first people known to live in North Africa.During the A.D. 600s,Arabs brought Islam and the Arabic language to North Africa.
Whenever you go in Egypt,you find a dry desert climate with hot summers and mild winters.Egypt as a whole receives little rainfall.In fact, some areas receive no rain for years at a time.Springtime in Egypt brings hot winds instead of cooling rains.These winds move west across Egypt,reaching up to 87 miles per hour.The powerful winds can harm crops and damage houses.