House of the Spirit of Ptah
By: Elleken Gabope Wilarks
Our country is Egypt the name Egypt The Egypt comes from the Greek god Aegyptos which is the Greek pronunciation of the Egyptian name Hwt-Ka-Ptah, this means the House of the spirit of Ptah.
The capital of Aegyptos is Cairo, Al-Qahirah meaning the victorious in Arabic.
The flag from Egypt means Egypt's national emblem, the eagle of Saladin centered the white band.
The location is Africa, and the surrounding countries are Libya, Sudan, Jordan.
Low lying sand dunes are some major landforms exhibited in Egypt.
The major landmarks are Egyptian Pyramids, Valley of the Kings, Saqqara.
Major bodies of water are the Nile river, Lake Nasser, and Alexandria-Cairo Waterway
How does the environment effect citizens life's: Land formation, soil, water access, and climate.
Government, Economy, and Culture
Egypt has a republican government
The president is Abdel Fattal el-sisi
The leaders are chosen by presidential election
Men have to work in businesses or government
Women have to testify in court
Money: Egyptian Pound
Main Export: Crude Petrolium
Life Expectancy: 70.91
Birth Rate: 75.2%
Water Source: 2.81%
Clothing: Wool, Animal skins, Feathers, Flax
Music Type: Religious & folkloric
Holidays: Coptic Christmas, Coptic Easter, Revolution Day, Sinai Liberation Day
Religions: Muslim, Christian, and Orthodox
Food: Fava Beans & Garlic
Entertainment: Cruising The Nile River, Camel Rides & Exploring
Average Yearly Rainfall: 0.79 to 7.87
Average Yearly Temperature: 27 Celsius to 73 Fahrenheit
Climate Country Affects: It's so torrid people don't like being outside much
Valley of the Kings