Egypt Quiz For 6th Grade Students

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Egypt Quiz For 6th Grade Students - Quiz

If you are a 6th standard student and you want to learn about Egypt, Then you should play this quiz!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Choose the word or words  that has the same meaning as the underline word. Who reigned during that particular time?

    • A.

      Expanded

    • B.

      Settled

    • C.

      Flourished

    • D.

      Ruled

    Correct Answer
    D. Ruled
    Explanation
    The word "reigned" refers to someone being in power or ruling over a certain period of time. Therefore, the word that has the same meaning as "reigned" is "ruled".

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  • 2. 

    Choose the word or words  that has the same meaning as the underline word. The ancient Greeks considered their gods immortal

    • A.

      Deathless

    • B.

      Essential

    • C.

      Awesome

    • D.

      Dignified

    Correct Answer
    A. Deathless
    Explanation
    The word "deathless" means not subject to death or eternal. In the context of the sentence, it means that the ancient Greeks believed that their gods were immortal, meaning they would never die.

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  • 3. 

    Choose the word or words  that has the same meaning as the underline word. When the fireworks began, the crowd receded

    • A.

      Assembled

    • B.

      Shouted loudly

    • C.

      Applauded

    • D.

      Moved back

    Correct Answer
    D. Moved back
    Explanation
    The word "receded" means to move back or withdraw. In the given sentence, it is mentioned that when the fireworks began, the crowd receded. This implies that the crowd moved back or retreated in response to the fireworks. Therefore, the word "moved back" has the same meaning as "receded" in this context.

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  • 4. 

    Choose the word or words  that has the same meaning as the underline word. The food at the celebration was abundant

    • A.

      Satisfying

    • B.

      Plentiful

    • C.

      Spectacular

    • D.

      Traditional

    Correct Answer
    B. Plentiful
    Explanation
    The word "abundant" means having a large quantity or more than enough. The word "plentiful" has the same meaning as "abundant" as it also refers to something that is available in large quantities or is plentiful. Therefore, "plentiful" is the correct answer as it has the same meaning as "abundant".

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  • 5. 

    Choose the word or words  that has the same meaning as the underline word. More artifacts were discovered yesterday. 

    • A.

      Miniature statues

    • B.

      Specimens

    • C.

      Human made objects

    • D.

      Substances

    Correct Answer
    C. Human made objects
    Explanation
    The word "artifacts" refers to objects that are made by humans, so the correct answer is "human made objects."

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  • 6. 

    Choose the word or words  that has the same meaning as the underline word. Name two of that king's decrees

    • A.

      Battles

    • B.

      Orders

    • C.

      Errors

    • D.

      Deeds

    Correct Answer
    B. Orders
    Explanation
    The word "decrees" refers to official orders or commands issued by a king. Therefore, the correct answer is "orders," as it has the same meaning as "decrees."

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  • 7. 

    Choose the word or words  that has the same meaning as the underline word. The actions of this civilization reflect is belief in eternity. 

    • A.

      Endless time

    • B.

      Human nature

    • C.

      Magic

    • D.

      Fate

    Correct Answer
    A. Endless time
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "endless time" because the phrase "belief in eternity" suggests that the civilization's actions are influenced by the concept of time without end. This means that they believe in the existence of a never-ending period, indicating the same meaning as "endless time".

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  • 8. 

    Based on the selection, how did Egyptian women differ from American women today?

    • A.

      They could not own property.

    • B.

      They did not work outside the home.

    • C.

      They could not inherit wealth.

    • D.

      They did not buy and sell goods.

    Correct Answer
    B. They did not work outside the home.
    Explanation
    The correct answer is that Egyptian women did not work outside the home. This suggests that, unlike American women today, Egyptian women were not actively engaged in the workforce and did not have jobs outside of their household responsibilities. This difference in employment status indicates a contrast in the societal roles and expectations placed on women in ancient Egypt compared to modern American society.

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  • 9. 

    Which of the following was not an effect of the Egyptians' belief in life after death?

    • A.

      Developing hieroglyphics

    • B.

      Mummifying bodies

    • C.

      Building pyramids

    • D.

      Putting objects in tombs

    Correct Answer
    A. Developing hieroglyphics
    Explanation
    The Egyptians' belief in life after death had several effects, such as mummifying bodies, building pyramids, and putting objects in tombs. However, developing hieroglyphics was not directly related to their belief in the afterlife. Hieroglyphics were a form of writing used by the ancient Egyptians for various purposes, including recording religious texts and documenting daily life. While the belief in the afterlife influenced the content of some hieroglyphic texts, the development of hieroglyphics itself was driven by the need for a writing system, rather than solely by the belief in life after death.

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  • 10. 

    What was probably the author's main reason for writing this selection?

    • A.

      To express an idea

    • B.

      To entertain

    • C.

      To persuade

    • D.

      To inform

    Correct Answer
    D. To inform
    Explanation
    The author's main reason for writing this selection was to provide information. The selection is likely written with the intention of presenting facts, explaining a concept, or educating the reader on a specific topic. The author's goal is to convey information rather than to entertain, persuade, or express an idea.

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