Do You Know About Egypt?

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How Much do you know about Egypt?


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  • 1. 
    What is the name for someone who rules in place of a child until he or she is old enough to rule?
    • A. 

      Commander

    • B. 

      Governor

    • C. 

      Senator

    • D. 

      Regent

  • 2. 
    What is a plain at the mouth of a river called?
    • A. 

      Cataract

    • B. 

      Silt

    • C. 

      Marsh

    • D. 

      Delta

  • 3. 
    What is fine soil found on river bottoms called?
    • A. 

      Shale

    • B. 

      Silt

    • C. 

      Rock

    • D. 

      Mud

  • 4. 
    Which desert was referred to as the "Red Land" in ancient Egypt?
    • A. 

      Gobi Desert

    • B. 

      Sahara Desert

    • C. 

      Ethiopian Desert

    • D. 

      Mojave Desert

  • 5. 
    The Nile provided a path for trade with what region?
    • A. 

      South Africa

    • B. 

      Central Africa

    • C. 

      Southwest Asia

    • D. 

      Europe

  • 6. 
    Which tool used for hunting in Africa was brought back by the Nubians?
    • A. 

      Axe

    • B. 

      Throw Stick

    • C. 

      Bow And Arrow

    • D. 

      Boom Boom Stick

  • 7. 
    What is another name for a series of rulers from the same family or ethnic group?
    • A. 

      Monarchy

    • B. 

      Bloodlines

    • C. 

      Dynasty

    • D. 

      Dictatorship

  • 8. 
    Which king united Upper and Lower Egypt?
    • A. 

      Hatshepsut

    • B. 

      Menes

    • C. 

      Horos

    • D. 

      Tutankhamun

  • 9. 
    Which of the following ways did a pharaoh use to lead his people?
    • A. 

      By Example

    • B. 

      Democratically

    • C. 

      With Complete Control

    • D. 

      By Committee

  • 10. 
    Ancient Egyptians believed their pharaohs were the earthly form of what god?
    • A. 

      Horus, The God Of The Sky

    • B. 

      Ra, The Sun God

    • C. 

      Thoth, God Of Wisdom And Writing

    • D. 

      Osiris, The God Of The Afterlife

  • 11. 
    Who was the regent for Thutmose III in ancient Egypt?
    • A. 

      Isis

    • B. 

      Hatshepsut

    • C. 

      Cleopatra

    • D. 

      Phoenicia

  • 12. 
    Where is the Great Pyramid located?
    • A. 

      Tyre

    • B. 

      Thebes

    • C. 

      Aswan

    • D. 

      Giza

  • 13. 
    How long was an ancient Egyptian year?
    • A. 

      365 Days

    • B. 

      380 Days

    • C. 

      460 Days

    • D. 

      245 Days

  • 14. 
    What term describes a mineral or combination mined for the production of metals?
    • A. 

      Ore

    • B. 

      Rock

    • C. 

      Zinc

    • D. 

      Selenium

  • 15. 
    What are workers who are skilled at making items by hand called?
    • A. 

      Tradesmen

    • B. 

      Merchants

    • C. 

      Craftsmen

    • D. 

      Artisans

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