FACTS ABOUT EGYPT

1. Cleopatra was not Egyptian.

2.Egyptian women enjoyed a great deal of legal and financial independence.

3Egyptian women also had the right to divorce and remarry.

4.Egyptian couples were even known to negotiate an ancient prenuptial agreement. These contracts listed all the property and wealth the woman had brought into the marriage and guaranteed that she would be compensated for it in the event of a divorce.

5.The pyramids were not built by slaves . IT WAS BUILT BY PAID LABOURERS.

6.Both Egyptian men and women wore make-up. 

7.The Great Pyramid of Egypt took centuries to build.

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