7 Wonders- Great Pyramid

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7 Wonders- Great Pyramid - Quiz

This is a short quiz provided for Hilmer's Virtual Field trip. Edtech 502 Boise State


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How much does the Great Pyramid of Khufu weigh?
    • A. 

      About 2 million tons

    • B. 

      About 6.5 million tons

    • C. 

      About 4.5 million tons

  • 2. 
    The sarcophagus in an Egyptian pyramid was:
    • A. 

      The tomb that held the king or queen's body

    • B. 

      A special passageway connecting all of the chambers to one another

    • C. 

      Air shafts designed to provide ventilation and a "path to the heavens" for the burial chambers

  • 3. 
    The exterior of an Egyptian pyramid was lined with:
    • A. 

      Sandstone rocks

    • B. 

      White limestone rocks

    • C. 

      Baked mud bricks

  • 4. 
    What can be found on the interior of Khufu's Great Pyramid?
    • A. 

      "Air" shafts

    • B. 

      Multiple chambers

    • C. 

      A grand corbeled gallery

    • D. 

      All of these

  • 5. 
    The Great Pyramid was built with stone blocks each weighing 2-30 tons and some up to 70 tons.  Approximately how many blocks were used in building this pyramid?
    • A. 

      500,000

    • B. 

      2,300,000

    • C. 

      1,000,000

    • D. 

      5,000,000

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