Ancient Egypt
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  • Question 1
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    Dangerous, rocky, fast moving water.

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    Papyrus

    Cataract

    Delta

    Dynasty

  • Question 2
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    A line of rulers from one family.

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    Papyrus

    Hieroglyphics

    Dynasty

    Delta

  • Question 3
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    A reed plant used to make paper.

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    Hieroglyphics

    Cataract

    Dynasty

    Papyrus

  • Question 4
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    A fan-shaped area of fertile marshland formed where the Nile River meets the Mediterranean Sea

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    Delta

    Dynasty

    Cataract

    Papyrus

  • Question 5
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    The Egyptian writing system that uses thousands of picture symbols representing objects and ideas.

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    Cataract

    Delta

    Papyrus

    Hieroglyphics

  • Question 6
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    How did the Egyptians take advantage of the Nile’s yearly spring flooding?

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    They became successful farmers.

    They created hieroglyphics.

    They grew papyrus.

    They irrigated during the dry season.

  • Question 7
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    To learn how to obtain life after death, the Egyptians studied the.

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    Book of Life After Death.

    Book of Prayers.

    Book of Spells.

    Book of the Dead.

  • Question 8
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    During the Middle Kingdom, Egypt conquered new territories, the pharaohs made many improvements, and

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    a civil war divided Egypt.

    many pyramids were built.

    Memphis became the capital.

    the arts flourished.

  • Question 9
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    The Egyptian invention to prevent the pharaoh’s body from decomposing was

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    creating a dummy stuffed with straw.

    the act of embalming.

    surveying the pyramid.

    removing only the eyes.

  • Question 10
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    A line of rulers that passes power from father to son is a

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    delta.

    dynasty.

    reign.

    scimitar.

  • Question 11
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    The Egyptians practiced a _________________ religion believing in many Gods.

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    Monotheistic

    Hieroglyphic

    Agnostic

    Polytheistic

  • Question 12
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    Hatshepsut was Pharaoh along side who?

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    Her husband Thutmose II

    Her father Amon

    Her step-son Thutmose III

    Her grandson Amenhotep II

  • Question 13
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    King Tut, along with many Pharaohs of the New Kingdom was buried where?

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    In a pyramid

    In the Valley of the Kings

    In the Nile River Valley

    In a secret tomb

  • Question 14
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    The Old Kingdom of Egypt is characterized by _________________________.

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    Conquering nearby civilizations

    Developing art and literature

    Building pyramids for Pharaohs

    Having a strong military

  • Question 15
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    How long is the Nile River?

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    1,000 miles

    4,000 miles

    8,000 miles

    12,000 miles

  • Question 16
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    What is a Theocracy?

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    A ruler controls both religious and political affairs.

    Power is passed down from father to son.

    Rulers are voted on by the public.

    Representatives are elected from each region.

  • Question 17
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    What skills did the Egyptians learn from the Hyksos?

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    Making silk and colored dyes

    Creating sculptures and jewelry for nobles

    Using iron weapons and horse-drawn chariots

    Constructing temples and shrines

  • Question 18
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    Which statement about Meroe is NOT true.

    answer choices

    It was the center of iron production

    It was an agricultural village

    It was the heart of a trade network

    It had small pyramids for rulers

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