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Mesopotamia In Ancient Egypt

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Mesopotamia was a great place for a civilization because it was parked between two rivers which is also what Mesopotamia means. Because it was near not one but two rivers, Mesopotamia was able to be home to, and sustain a much larger number of people people than if it was only near one river. This is because there was significantly more water with which to irrigate farms, and as a result, a much larger amount of food could be produced therefore allowing civilizations within Mesopotamia to sustain even more citizens. Egypt developed along the Nile River because there was chronologically based flooding that would normally be devastating for a civilization. However the Egyptians learned to anticipate the flooding as it happened at the same time
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