The Ultimate Ancient Egypt Quiz

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Ancient Egypt Quizzes & Trivia

A quiz about ancient Egypt (focusing, mainly, on the  New Kingdom and Amarna period).


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is Abu Simbel named after?
    • A. 

      It's location

    • B. 

      A local boy who was the guide to the re-discoverers of the temple

    • C. 

      A monkey

    • D. 

      A family member of Rameses II

  • 2. 
    Nmae Ramesses II's second Chief Wife.
    • A. 

      Nefertari

    • B. 

      Isetnofret

    • C. 

      Mutnodjmet

  • 3. 
    Who built the Great Pyramid?
    • A. 

      Khufu

    • B. 

      Seti I

    • C. 

      Cleopatra VI

    • D. 

      Ptolemy XI

  • 4. 
    Name the children who Cleopatra VII had by Marc Antony who were twins.
    • A. 

      Ptolemy and Ceasarion

    • B. 

      Octavian and Juba

    • C. 

      Cleopatra Selene and Alexander Helios

    • D. 

      Cleopatra and Ptolemy

    • E. 

      Antony and Juba

  • 5. 
    At Abu Simbel there are two temples, one of them is dedicated to Ramesses II the other to one of his wifes. Which wife is the second temple dedicated to?
    • A. 

      Isetnofret

    • B. 

      Nefertari

    • C. 

      Meritamen

    • D. 

      Hentmire

    • E. 

      Maathomeferure

  • 6. 
    Which of these is the correct order of Pharohs in the late 18th Dynasty?
    • A. 

      Akhenaten, Smenkhare, Tutankhamun, Ay, Horemheb.

    • B. 

      Smenkhare, Ay, Ramesses, Hatshepsut, Thutmose, Horemheb.

    • C. 

      Hatshepsut, Cleopatra, Ramesses, Akhenaten, Ay.

  • 7. 
    Who won the Battle of Kadesh during the reign of Ramesses II?
    • A. 

      Egypt

    • B. 

      Hatti

    • C. 

      Mitanni

    • D. 

      Assyria

    • E. 

      None of the above: the Battle of Kadesh ended in a treaty being signed.

  • 8. 
    Which goddess was said to be the twin of Isis and wife of Seth?
    • A. 

      Sekhmet

    • B. 

      Ma'at

    • C. 

      Nephthys

    • D. 

      Hathor