Name Date Period Capture Sheet SWBAT: identify how the Ancient Egyptians modified the environment to meet their needs, creating a complex and highly developed civilization. Di r ecti on s: Record the overview question and focus questions you will research in the chart below. Identify key words that will help you locate information to answer each focus question. An example is provided below. 1. Physical Geographic Characteristics: How did the physical geographic characteristics of Egypt affect the development of civilization? Overview Questions Focus Question What different types of climate, vegetation, and soil did the Egyptians have for use as natural resources? Key Words Notes From Your Research Focus Question Key Words Notes from your Research Key Words Notes from your Research How did the Egyptians use the annual flooding of the Nile to their advantage? Focus Question How did the Egyptians use other natural resources?