Unit 9 Ancient Egypt Review Quiz

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Unit 9 Ancient Egypt Review Quiz

This quiz will help you review for the Unit 9 Test and for RAP 5! Be sure to look at the explanations for the questions you miss!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The ancient Egyptians were polytheistic. This means they believed in ________ ______. (Spelling counts!)
  • 2. 
    Who was the ancient Egyptian god of the Underworld?
    • A. 

      Horus

    • B. 

      Isis

    • C. 

      Hathor

    • D. 

      Osiris

  • 3. 
    The only organ left in the body during ancient Egyptian embalming was the
    • A. 

      Heart

    • B. 

      Liver

    • C. 

      Brain

    • D. 

      Lungs

  • 4. 
    • A. 

      Hatshepsut

    • B. 

      Khufu

    • C. 

      Ramses II

    • D. 

      Akhenaten

  • 5. 
    The writing  shown on this piece of papyrus is called
    • A. 

      Hieroglyphics

    • B. 

      Papyrus

    • C. 

      Cuneiform

    • D. 

      Scribe

  • 6. 
    Which of the following is an achievement of the pharaoh Hatshepsut?
    • A. 

      She freed the Jews from slavery in Egypt.

    • B. 

      She built the Great Pyramid at Giza.

    • C. 

      She expanded Egypt's economy by trading with other lands.

    • D. 

      She ruled during the Middle Kingdom.

  • 7. 
    Which statement about the pharaoh Ramses II is NOT true?
    • A. 

      He lived during the New Kingdom

    • B. 

      He lived during the Old Kingdom

    • C. 

      He had many wives and children

    • D. 

      He expanded Egypt's territory

  • 8. 
    • A. 

      Akhenaten changed Egypt's religion from monotheism to polytheism.

    • B. 

      Akhenaten's son was King Tutankamen, or King Tut.

    • C. 

      Akhenaten changed Egypt's religion from polytheism to monotheism.

    • D. 

      Akhenaten had scuptures of himself made in a new, different style.

  • 9. 
    The people in Egypt who made things were called craftsmen. The people in ancient Egypt who sold things were called ______________________.
    • A. 

      Slaves

    • B. 

      Priests

    • C. 

      Aristocrats

    • D. 

      Merchants

  • 10. 
    A poor farmer who does not own his own land is called a ______________________. (spelling counts!)
  • 11. 
    During this time period, ancient Egypt began producing fine works of art, literature, and architecture.
    • A. 

      Old Kingdom

    • B. 

      Middle Kingdom

    • C. 

      New Kingdom

  • 12. 
    This time period was the first time Egypt was united under a strong central government. During this time period, some pharoahs built pyramids as their tombs.
    • A. 

      Old Kingdom

    • B. 

      Middle Kingdom

    • C. 

      New Kingdom

  • 13. 
  • 14. 
    This picture is showing the royal family of England or the United Kingdom. This is a
    • A. 

      Theocracy

    • B. 

      Pharaoh

    • C. 

      Democracy

    • D. 

      Dynasty

  • 15. 
    The Egyptian social class that was as powerful as aristocrats was:
    • A. 

      Scribes

    • B. 

      Priests

    • C. 

      Pharaoh

    • D. 

      Merchants & Craftsmen

  • 16. 
    According to this map, the city of Rosetta is in this region:
    • A. 

      Sinai Peninsula

    • B. 

      Upper Egypt

    • C. 

      Sahara Desert

    • D. 

      Nile Delta