What Were the Tools to Mummify an Ancient Egyptian Mummy?

Answer Mummification was the ancient Egyptian practice of embalming and preparing a body for the grave, from which it was believed the dead person would enter into an afterlife. Mummification was carried ... Read More »

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Ancient Egyptian Agriculture Tools?

The ancient Egyptians made huge technological advances for mankind in a variety of fields, including agricultural practices. Growing crops was such an important part of the Egyptian way of life th... Read More »

Ancient Egyptian Mathematical Tools?

Ancient Egyptians designed the burial tombs of the Pharaohs called pyramids. These are considered great mathematical feats by many people and they are an example of the complex mathematical knowled... Read More »

Why did they mummify bodies in ancient Egypt?

Bodies were mummified in ancient Egypt because they believed that the dead person could use their bodies again in the afterlife. Only those who could afford the mummification process would be mummi... Read More »

How long did it take to embalm or mummify a body in ancient Egypt?

The entire Egyptian mummification ritual took about 70 days. First, the Egyptians washed the body and removed the organs. Then they filled the body with stuffing and covered it in a natural salt to... Read More »