Egyptian Quiz (MS. Power's)

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Egyptian History Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The Old Kingdom was also known as:
    • A. 

      The Golden Age

    • B. 

      The Age of the Pyramids

    • C. 

      The Dark Ages

  • 2. 
    The Nile River flowed into:
    • A. 

      Teh Red Sea

    • B. 

      Lake Victoria

    • C. 

      The Mediterranean Sea

  • 3. 
    King Narmer (Menes) conquered Lower Egypt in:
    • A. 

      About 2000 B.C.E

    • B. 

      About 3100 B.C.E.

    • C. 

      About 2800 B.C.E.

  • 4. 
    The pyramids were designed to:
    • A. 

      Protect the bodies of pharaohs

    • B. 

      Fit many hundreds of people

    • C. 

      Serve as churches

  • 5. 
    During the first intermeadiate period
    • A. 

      Pharaohs were very strong

    • B. 

      The priests and government officials gained more power

    • C. 

      Egypt was stable

  • 6. 
    The Hyksos invaded Egypt during:
    • A. 

      The Old Kingdom

    • B. 

      The New Kingdom

    • C. 

      The Middle Kingdom

    • D. 

      The 1st intermeadiate period

    • E. 

      The 2nd intermeadiate period

  • 7. 
    During the New Kingdom
    • A. 

      Egypt was in chaos

    • B. 

      Foreigners invaded

    • C. 

      Pharaohs were buried in pyramids

    • D. 

      Egypt became an empire

  • 8. 
    Ahmose was
    • A. 

      A soldier in the paharaohs army who conquered the Persians

    • B. 

      A Hykso leader who conquered the Egytians

    • C. 

      A priest-king who conquered Kush

    • D. 

      An Egyptian prince who conquered the Hyksos

  • 9. 
    On the ast stop of our trip we visited an amazing monument in Abu Simbel belonged to the pharaoh
    • A. 

      Ramses

    • B. 

      Hatshepsut

    • C. 

      King Tut

  • 10. 
    The rich delta where the Nile flows into the Mediterranean Sea was origianally known as
    • A. 

      Upper egypt

    • B. 

      Mesopotamia

    • C. 

      Lower egypt

  • 11. 
    Teh Hyksos were able to conquer Egypt because
    • A. 

      Floods along the nile

    • B. 

      Their sharp stone spears

    • C. 

      Their bronze aand iron weapons and chariots

  • 12. 
    What od the following is an element of Egypt's topography?
    • A. 

      A mild climate

    • B. 

      A river valley

    • C. 

      A length of the growing season

  • 13. 
    Large Egyptian Tomb is an_____.
  • 14. 
    Egytian ruer,______ "great house".
  • 15. 
    Egyptian writing is called,________.
  • 16. 
    An Egyptian Coffin is a___________.
  • 17. 
    The plants in a certain area are called__________.
  • 18. 
    A person the moves form place ot place is a(n)______________.
  • 19. 
    The Pharaoh that changed the rleigoin in Egypt from Polytheism to monotheism is_________.
  • 20. 
    The pharaoh that was known as teh patron of the arts and built the White Chapel was_______.
  • 21. 
    The New Kingdom pharaoh that signed the 1st peace treaty with the Hittites was________.
  • 22. 
    The process of preserving a body is called__________.
  • 23. 
    Why was Upper Egypt to the south and Lower Egypt ot the north?
  • 24. 
    Why did we study Hatshepsut? (when-ruled
  • 25. 
    The Old Kingdom lasted from _____________-.