Egypt Facts

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The camel was not used regularly in Egypt until the very end of the dynastic age. Instead, the Egyptians used donkeys as beasts of burden, and boats as a highly convenient means of transport.
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There are more than 40 million donkeys worldwide. China, Ethiopia, Pakistan, Egypt, and Mexico have the most donkeys of any area in the world.
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Egypt is the most popular tourist destination in Africa, attracting around 10 million visitors per year.
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Arabic is the official language of Egypt, and other languages known by some are English and French.
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More than 14,000 Gods and Goddesses were worshiped by the Egyptians in ancient times.
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Soccer is the most favorite game in Egypt.
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World’s oldest dress was found here in Egypt, about 5000 years ago.
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The Great Pyramid of Giza is one of the Seven Wonders of the World and is found in Egypt.
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The official name of Egypt is Junhuriyah Misr al-Arabiya, meaning "the Arab Republic of Egypt" in English.
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The Egyptian alphabet contained more than 700 hieroglyphs!
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Cairo is the most populated city in Egypt and it’s also the capital city.
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Egypt’s main exports include cotton, aluminum, food products and oil.
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Egypt is home to the largest river in the world, the Nile River.

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