How Much Do You Know About Pharaoh Hatshepsut?

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Ancient Egypt has seen many remarkable rulers. Pharaoh Hatshepsut is one such leader. Just how much do you know about Pharaoh Hatshepsut? Why not try taking a quiz, if you think you know enough about this legendary pharaoh? We challenge you to get a high score on the quiz. Moreover, with this super fun quiz you'll learn fun things about history ! There's no time limit, so feel free to take this quiz as many times as you like! Let's see just how well you'd score on this quiz! No cheating! Good Luck!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    For how long did her reign last? 

    • A.

      5 years

    • B.

      15 years 

    • C.

      18 years

    • D.

      21 years

    Correct Answer
    D. 21 years
    Explanation
    Her reign lasted for 21 years, which indicates that she held power and authority for a significant period of time. This suggests that she was able to maintain her position and rule effectively for a prolonged period, which could be attributed to her leadership skills, political stability, and the support of her subjects.

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  • 2. 

    What was her father's name? 

    • A.

      Thutmose I

    • B.

      Khufu

    • C.

      Ramesses II

    • D.

      Akenaten

    Correct Answer
    A. Thutmose I
    Explanation
    Thutmose I is the correct answer because the question is asking for the name of "her" father, and Thutmose I is the father of Hatshepsut, who is likely the person being referred to as "her". Thutmose I was a pharaoh of the 18th dynasty of Egypt and the father of several prominent pharaohs, including Hatshepsut.

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  • 3. 

    When did she marry her half-brother Thutmose II? 

    • A.

      1612 BC

    • B.

      1615 BC

    • C.

      1630 bc

    • D.

      1700 BC

    Correct Answer
    B. 1615 BC
    Explanation
    Based on the given information, she married her half-brother Thutmose II in 1615 BC.

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  • 4. 

    What was the name of her daughter? 

    • A.

      Tiye

    • B.

      Ankhesenamun

    • C.

      Ipu 

    • D.

      Neferure

    Correct Answer
    D. Neferure
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Neferure. This answer is correct because it directly answers the question by providing the name of her daughter.

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  • 5. 

    How old was she when her father died? 

    • A.

      8 years old

    • B.

      12 years old

    • C.

      18 years old

    • D.

      23 years old

    Correct Answer
    B. 12 years old
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 12 years old. This means that the person in question was 12 years old when her father passed away.

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  • 6. 

    What was the name of her advisor who was also rumored to be her secret lover? 

    • A.

      Senenmut

    • B.

      Ramose

    • C.

      Minhotep

    • D.

      Amenemhet

    Correct Answer
    A. Senenmut
    Explanation
    Senenmut is the correct answer because he was Queen Hatshepsut's advisor and there were rumors suggesting that they had a secret romantic relationship.

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  • 7. 

    Who succeeded the throne after her? 

    • A.

      Ramesses II 

    • B.

      Thutmose III

    • C.

      Amenhotep II

    • D.

      Thutmose IV

    Correct Answer
    B. Thutmose III
    Explanation
    Thutmose III succeeded the throne after her.

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  • 8. 

    When did she die? 

    • A.

      1458 BC

    • B.

      1498 BC

    • C.

      1500 BC

    • D.

      1560 BC

    Correct Answer
    A. 1458 BC
  • 9. 

    Which of the following monument did she build during her reign as a pharaoh? 

    • A.

       Karnak Temple Complex

    • B.

      Mortuary Temple of Hatshepsut

    • C.

      Speos Artemidos

    • D.

      All of the above

    Correct Answer
    D. All of the above
    Explanation
    During her reign as a pharaoh, she built the Karnak Temple Complex, Mortuary Temple of Hatshepsut, and Speos Artemidos. All of these monuments were constructed under her rule, showcasing her power and influence as a pharaoh.

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  • 10. 

    How old was she when she died? 

    • A.

      50 years

    • B.

      24 years

    • C.

      30 years

    • D.

      43 years

    Correct Answer
    A. 50 years
    Explanation
    The given answer states that she was 50 years old when she died. This implies that the question is asking for the age at which she passed away.

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