Ancient Egypt Real Test

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Ancient Egypt Real Test

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The dry deserts around Egypt were called
    • A. 

      Kemet

    • B. 

      Gift of the Nile

    • C. 

      Deshret

    • D. 

      Papyrus

  • 2. 
    The rich, black soil around the Nile River were called...
    • A. 

      Kemet

    • B. 

      Deshret

    • C. 

      Papyrus

    • D. 

      Osiris

  • 3. 
    Ancient Egypt is often called the Gift of the _______
    • A. 

      Nile

    • B. 

      Gods

    • C. 

      Mediterranean

    • D. 

      Osiris

  • 4. 
    Ancient Egyptian formal writing is called....
    • A. 

      Hieroglyphics

    • B. 

      Nileometer

    • C. 

      Hieratic

    • D. 

      Thoth

  • 5. 
    Every year the Nile river would __________, this would leave behind rich soil and make it very easy to grow crops.
    • A. 

      Flood

    • B. 

      Dry up

    • C. 

      Change course

    • D. 

      Disappear

  • 6. 
    Which of these was NOT an Ancient Egyptian invention that helped them to move water from the Nile to the fields.
    • A. 

      Papyrus

    • B. 

      Canals

    • C. 

      Ditches

    • D. 

      Shaduf

  • 7. 
    Ancient Egyptians believed the Pharaoh was ______
    • A. 

      A god

    • B. 

      Elected by the people

    • C. 

      The everyday jman

    • D. 

      The Nile

  • 8. 
    Egypt's civilization began around the ____________ river.
    • A. 

      Nile

    • B. 

      Tigris

    • C. 

      Mississippi

    • D. 

      Yellow

  • 9. 
    The Nile River flooded so predictably that the Ancient Egyptians designed their ___________ around it.
    • A. 

      Calendar

    • B. 

      Social structure

    • C. 

      Writing

    • D. 

      Entertainment

  • 10. 
    At the top of the Egyptian Social Structure was the ______.
    • A. 

      Pharaoh

    • B. 

      Priest

    • C. 

      Farmer

    • D. 

      Trader

  • 11. 
    These people were the second from the bottom of the social structure and supplied all the food for the civilization.
    • A. 

      Farmers and Herders

    • B. 

      Slaves

    • C. 

      Priests

    • D. 

      Pharaoh

  • 12. 
    Hieroglyphics were first translated using the ___________.
    • A. 

      Rosetta Stone

    • B. 

      Google

    • C. 

      Red Scrolls

    • D. 

      Stars

  • 13. 
    The Nile River flows in which direction?
    • A. 

      North

    • B. 

      South

    • C. 

      West

    • D. 

      East

  • 14. 
    Egypt was divided into two sections they are the ____________.
    • A. 

      Upper and Lower Egypt

    • B. 

      East and West Egypt

    • C. 

      Top and Bottom Egypt

    • D. 

      Wet and Wild Egypt

  • 15. 
    The Nile flows into the ___________________. This allowed it to trade with other ancient  civilizations such as Greece and Rome.
    • A. 

      Mediterranean Sea

    • B. 

      Atlantic Ocean

    • C. 

      Red Sea

    • D. 

      Gulf of Mexico

  • 16. 
    Ancient Egyptians believed that the Ba and the Ka were
    • A. 

      Two Egyptian gods

    • B. 

      Two famous mummies

    • C. 

      Two parts of the soul

    • D. 

      Two great Pharaohs

  • 17. 
    How did the poor prepare their family member for the afterlife?
    • A. 

      Tried to embalm the body themselves

    • B. 

      Buried it in the desert sand

    • C. 

      Prayed for 40 days

    • D. 

      Left the bodies in the NIle

  • 18. 
    Ancient Egyptians put 4 internal organs into  _____________.
    • A. 

      Canopic Jars

    • B. 

      Mason Jars

    • C. 

      Feed them to sacred cats

    • D. 

      Left them at the four corners of the Pyramid

  • 19. 
    The Ancient Egyptians did not think __________ ________ was important. So, the pulled it out through the nose.
    • A. 

      The Brain

    • B. 

      The Stomach

    • C. 

      The Lungs

    • D. 

      The Liver

  • 20. 
    Why did Ancient Egyptians feel they needed mummies and riches in their tombs?
    • A. 

      They need them in the afterlife

    • B. 

      So family could visit them

    • C. 

      To leave them for their grandchildren

    • D. 

      To leave for future generations to find and worship

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