Interesting Facts About Egypt

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  • By Lesly:
  • Egypt is located at the Northeast corner of Africa. You may think that its just desert but it can be a beautiful city. The country’s population is about 90% Muslim and 10% Christians.
  • Egyptian women had a right range of rights and freedom.
  • You may believe that pyramids were built by slaves. They were told that they payed laborers to build these. So it may be a myth that they made slaves do it.
  • The Egyptians also invented the 365-days of the year calendar.
  • Egypt’s official language is Arabic.
  • The Ancient Egypt produced the world’s first prosthetic limb, they built a toe that was made from leather, wood and thread that was made in 950 and 710 B.C.
  • The afterlife was a very important topic to the ancient Egyptians and they would built powerful and rich tombs so they could save it for the afterlife.

One thought on “Interesting Facts About Egypt

  1. I absolutely LOVE Egypt and have always dreamt of visiting. Thank you for the pictures and for sharing such interesting facts! 🙂 Great job!


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