Name:_____________________ Directions: Read the paragraph and find the mistakes. Draw a line through each error in the paragraph. Then write the correction above it. Thousands of years ago, people in egypt preserved the bodies of the dead by wrapping them in linen cloth. today, scientists use these mummies to tell us about how the Egyptians lived. However, scientists used to have a big problem? If they unwrapped a mummy, they would damage it Now scientists use a special x-ray machine scanner to take pictures of mummies right through their wraps.