The Ancient Egyptian Pharaohs
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  • Question 1
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    Q. What is a pharaoh?
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    an ancient Egyptian scribe
    an ancient Egyptian leader
    an Ancient Sumerian king
    An ancient circus performer
  • Question 2
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    Q. What is a body that has been preserved after death to keep it from decaying called?
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    A corpse
    A ghost
    A mummy
    A cremation 
  • Question 3
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    Q. Ancient Egypt enjoyed three long periods of stability and unity under the rule of pharaohs. Which was NOT one of these time periods?
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    The Old Kingdom
    The Middle Kingdom
    The New Kingdom
    The Final Kingdom
  • Question 4
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    Q. Some historians also call the Old Kingdom...
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    The beginnings of time
    The Age of the Pyramids
    The Carefree Time
    The Age of Creation
  • Question 5
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    Q. The Middle Kingdom is also referred to as...
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    The Period of Reunification
    The Rebuilding Age
    The Age of Unity
    The Time of Chaos
  • Question 6
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    Q. During this time period, ancient Egypt's power reached its height.
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    The Old Kingdom
    The Middle Kingdom
    The New Kingdom
    Kingdom 2.0
  • Question 7
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    Q. As in Mesopotamia, _______ played a central role in Egypt's political and social order.
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    family tree
    social networking
  • Question 8
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    Q. Pharaoh Khufu was BEST known for....
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    being a ruthless leader
    being the builder of a famous pyramid
    being kind and loving to his people
    enslaving anyone who disagreed with him
  • Question 9
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    Q. How was the Great Pyramid of Giza built? 
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    Aliens built it.
    Nobody knows exactly how they did it.
    They used machines as tools to place the blocks together.
    Slaves built the pyramid. 
  • Question 10
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    Q. Pharaoh Sensuret I is also known as...
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    Patron of the Arts
    Patron of Religion
    Patron of Wealth
    Patron of Luck
  • Question 11
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    Q. Art, literature, and architecture flourished during Sensuret's reign. What does "reign" mean?
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    dictatorship; ultimate rule
    bad weather
    the period of time someone rules, usually royalty
  • Question 12
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    Q. Sensuret's finest architectural achievement was the...
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    Great Pyramid of Giza
    Taco Bell
    White Chapel
  • Question 13
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    Q. Pharaoh Hatshepsut was Egypt's first _____ pharaoh.
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    atheist (one who does not believe in gods)
  • Question 14
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    Q. Hatshepsut is remembered for her promotion of ....
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    religious values
    a strong military
  • Question 15
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    Q. Hatshepsut left behind a stunning monument to her reign -- a great _____
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  • Question 16
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    Q. Pharaoh Ramses II was known as a ....
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    Military Leader and Master Builder
    A Patron of the Arts
    A Promoter of Trade
    A Failure
  • Question 17
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    Q. Ramses was a peacemaker and signed the world's first peace treaty. What is the definition of a "treaty?"
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    a written agreement by which two or more states agree to peaceful relations
    a poem that discusses peace
    a yummy snack
    a speech
  • Question 18
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    Q. How were many ancient Egyptian artifacts recovered by historians?
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    Egyptians buried items with mummies in tombs
    Egyptians kept vast museums and libraries
    Egyptians buried items in the ground for others to find
  • Question 19
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    Q. Which pharaohs mummy is one of the best preserved bodies ever found?
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    Sensuret I
    Ramses II
  • Question 20
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    Q. How did pharaohs ensure they would not be forgotten?
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    The wrote autobiographies to be placed in libraries
    They took tons of selfies
    They hired people to tell their stories
    They had monuments build in their honor
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