Stone Age/Ancient Egypt Test

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  • 1. 
    Monotheism is...
    • A. 

      The belief in multiple gods

    • B. 

      The belief in no gods

    • C. 

      The belief in one god

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 2. 
    Polytheism is...
    • A. 

      The belief in many gods

    • B. 

      The belief in no gods

    • C. 

      The belief in one god

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 3. 
    A mythology is...
    • A. 

      A story that explains mankind

    • B. 

      A story that may explain natural events

    • C. 

      A story that explains the early history of people

    • D. 

      Both answers B and C

  • 4. 
    • A. 

      How people viewed the heavens

    • B. 

      How people viewed the universe and how they fit in that universe

    • C. 

      How people viewed outer space and how they fit there

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 5. 
    The movie Atlantis is a perfect example of this
    • A. 

      Mythology

    • B. 

      Religion

    • C. 

      Dynasty

    • D. 

      Deity

  • 6. 
    • A. 

      North America

    • B. 

      South America

    • C. 

      Africa

    • D. 

      Europe

  • 7. 
    • A. 

      Hot, dry deserts with little to no rainfall

    • B. 

      Cold and rainy

    • C. 

      Warm and mountainous

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 8. 
    • A. 

      It provided a water source

    • B. 

      They used the river for transportation

    • C. 

      The river deposited fertile soil, allowing farming to take place

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 9. 
    According to the Egyptian calendar, which season saw the picking of the crops?
    • A. 

      Inundation

    • B. 

      Emergence

    • C. 

      Harvest

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 10. 
    According to the Egyptian calendar, which season saw the Nile flood?
    • A. 

      Inundation

    • B. 

      Emergence

    • C. 

      Harvest

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 11. 
    According to the Egyptian calendar, which season saw the deposit of the fertile soil onto the land?
    • A. 

      Inundation

    • B. 

      Emergence

    • C. 

      Harvest

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 12. 
    • A. 

      They worshipped monotheistic and believed in no afterlife

    • B. 

      They were polytheistic and believed in life after death

    • C. 

      They were polytheistic but believed that there was no life after death

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 13. 
    Afterlife can be defined as...
    • A. 

      Life after death

    • B. 

      Death after life

    • C. 

      Being put in a tomb

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 14. 
    The process in which a dead body is preserved in order for that individual to go into the afterlife is called
    • A. 

      Afterlife

    • B. 

      Polytheism

    • C. 

      Monotheism

    • D. 

      Mummification

  • 15. 
    Egyptian Hieroglyphics were...
    • A. 

      The official language of the Ancient Egyptians

    • B. 

      Pictures and symbols that represented letters and sounds

    • C. 

      Religious symbols

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 16. 
    • A. 

      As monuments to the Gods

    • B. 

      As museums to keep Egyptian culture alive

    • C. 

      As houses for the Gods

    • D. 

      As tombs for their rulers

  • 17. 
    • A. 

      King

    • B. 

      Pharoah

    • C. 

      En

    • D. 

      Emperor

  • 18. 
    • A. 

      The Gods had complete control over their lives or destinies.

    • B. 

      The Gods were powerful, but humans knew more than the Gods

    • C. 

      The Gods controlled only portions of their lives

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 19. 
    Describe how early man settled in one location, creating villages/city-states. You must use the terms nomads, domestication, agriculture, and water source
  • 20.