Historical Things About Egypt

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Historical Things About Egypt

Can you answer these questions related to Egypt? Test your knowledge on this Egypt historical quiz to see how you do and compare your score to others.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    • A. 

      Maintained Peace

    • B. 

      Established trading expeditions

    • C. 

      Both

  • 2. 
    Why did King Narmer wear a double crown?
    • A. 

      Because he wanted to be a better king

    • B. 

      To show Lower and Upper Egypt were united

    • C. 

      Because he liked red and white

  • 3. 
     Where would you find the origin (beginning) of the Nile River?
    • A. 

      Lower Egypt

    • B. 

      Upper Egypt

    • C. 

      Nubia

  • 4. 
    What body of water does the Nile River empty into?
    • A. 

      Red Sea

    • B. 

      Mediterranean Sea

    • C. 

      Atlantic Ocean

  • 5. 
    • A. 

      To scare their enemies

    • B. 

      To sacrifice to the gods

    • C. 

      To prepare the body for the afterlife

  • 6. 
    • A. 

      Reign

    • B. 

      Delta

    • C. 

      Pharaoh

  • 7. 
    When a series of rulers is from the same family, what is created?
    • A. 

      Dynasty

    • B. 

      Pharaoh

    • C. 

      Civil War

  • 8. 
    • A. 

      It helped scientists decode other things with hieroglyphics

    • B. 

      It made Champollion famous

    • C. 

      It showed hieroglyphics can be written on stone

  • 9. 
    What was the main purpose of a pyramid?
    • A. 

      Place of worship

    • B. 

      Offices for government officials

    • C. 

      Tombs for pharaohs

  • 10. 
    How did Egyptians control the flooding of the Nile?
    • A. 

      Irrigation and dams

    • B. 

      Storing water in ponds and lakes

    • C. 

      Both

  • 11. 
    Which pharaoh ruled from the age of nine until he died at eighteen?
    • A. 

      Amenhotep IV

    • B. 

      King Tut

    • C. 

      Hatshepsut

  • 12. 
    Which pharaoh made other conquered lands pay tribute to Egypt?
    • A. 

      Nefertiti

    • B. 

      Thutmose III

    • C. 

      Hatshepsut

  • 13. 
    Which pharaoh changed his name to reflect his belief in one god?
    • A. 

      Amenhotep IV

    • B. 

      Nefertiti

    • C. 

      Ramses II

  • 14. 
    This pharaoh brought prosperity and strengthened the kingdom of Egypt.
    • A. 

      Thutmose III

    • B. 

      Ramses II

    • C. 

      Amenhotep IV