Ancient Egypt Study Guide

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Quiz by Brandon Wooledge, updated more than 1 year ago
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6th grade World History (Ancient Civilizations) Quiz on Ancient Egypt Study Guide, created by Brandon Wooledge on 10/27/2017.

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Question 1

Question
A large waterfall.
Answer
  • Delta
  • Cataract
  • Dynasty
  • Papyrus
  • Hieroglyphics
  • Diety
  • Pharaoh
  • Tribute
  • Afterlife
  • Embalming

Question 2

Question
A triangular tract of sediment deposited at the mouth of a river, typically where it diverges into several outlets.
Answer
  • Delta
  • Cataract
  • Dynasty
  • Hieroglyphics
  • Papyrus
  • Diety
  • Paraoh
  • Tribute
  • Afterlife
  • Embalming

Question 3

Question
A material prepared in ancient Egypt from the pithy stem of a water plant, used in sheets throughout the ancient Mediterranean world for writing or painting on and also for making rope, sandals, and boats.
Answer
  • Papyrus
  • Hieroglyphics
  • Delta
  • Dynasty
  • Cataract
  • Diety
  • Pahraoh
  • Tribute
  • Afterlife
  • Embalming

Question 4

Question
Enigmatic or incomprehensible symbols or writing.
Answer
  • Hieroglyphics
  • Dynasty
  • Delta
  • Cataracts
  • Papyrus
  • Diety
  • Pharaoh
  • Tribute
  • Afterlife
  • Embalming

Question 5

Question
A line of hereditary rulers of a country.
Answer
  • Dynasty
  • Hieroglyphics
  • Delta
  • Cataract
  • Papyrus
  • Diety
  • Pharaoh
  • Tribute
  • Afterlife
  • Embalming

Question 6

Question
A god or goddess (in a polytheistic religion).
Answer
  • Diety
  • Pharaoh
  • Tribute
  • Afterlife
  • Embalming
  • Cataracts
  • Delta
  • Papyrus
  • Hieroglyphics
  • Dynasty

Question 7

Question
A ruler in ancient Egypt.
Answer
  • Cataract
  • Delta
  • Papyrus
  • Hieroglyphics
  • Dynasty
  • Diety
  • Pharaoh
  • Tribute
  • Afterlife
  • Embalming

Question 8

Question
A payment made periodically by one state or ruler to another, especially as a sign of dependence.
Answer
  • Cataract
  • Delta
  • Papyrus
  • Hieroglyphics
  • Dynasty
  • Diety
  • Pharaoh
  • Tribute
  • Afterlife
  • Embalming

Question 9

Question
(In some religions) life after death.
Answer
  • Cataract
  • Delta
  • Papyrus
  • Hieroglyphics
  • Dynasty
  • Diety
  • Pharaoh
  • Tribute
  • Afterlife
  • Embalming

Question 10

Question
To preserve (a corpse) from decay, originally with spices and now usually by arterial injection of a preservative.
Answer
  • Cataract
  • Delta
  • Papyrus
  • Hieroglyphics
  • Dynasty
  • Diety
  • Pharaoh
  • Tribute
  • Afterlife
  • Embalming

Question 11

Question
Pharaoh Kufu (select 3)
Image:
Khufu2
Answer
  • Declared himself a god
  • Controlled the food supply
  • Old kingdom pharaoh
  • Made a white chapel of albaster
  • Great military leader
  • Made the world's first peace treaty
  • "Patron of Arts"
  • 1473-1458 B.C.E.
  • Had many mines for gold, gems, and copper
  • He made the Dayr al-Bahri temple

Question 12

Question
Pharaoh Kufu (select 3)
Image:
Khufu2
Answer
  • He made the Great Pyramid of Giza
  • "The Pyramid Builder"
  • 2551-2528 B.C.E
  • Middle kingdom pharaoh
  • 1290-1224 B.C.E.
  • He built many monuments
  • He ruled for over 60 years
  • He made the temple Abu Sinbel
  • He made religious architecture
  • 1971-1926 B.C.E.

Question 13

Question
Pharaoh Senusret (select 3)
Answer
  • "Patron of Arts"
  • "Story of Sinhue" a great Egyptian literature.
  • Middle Kingdom pharaoh
  • Made the Great Pyramid of Giza
  • 1473-1458 B.C.E.
  • Made the world's first peace treaty
  • Old kingdom pharaoh
  • Went on trade expeditions to promote trade
  • Built the Abu Sinbel
  • Ruled over 60 years

Question 14

Question
Pharaoh Senusret (select 3)
Answer
  • 1971-1926 B.C.E.
  • He had mines of gold, copper, and gems
  • He built a white chapel out of alabaster
  • He declared himself a god
  • 1290-1224 B.C.E.
  • New kingdom pharaoh
  • He controlled the food supply
  • "The Pyramid Builder"
  • He built many monuments
  • 2551-2528 B.C.E.

Question 15

Question
Pharaoh Hatshepsut (select 3)
Image:
Hatshepsut
Answer
  • "Promoter of Trade"
  • 1st female pharaoh
  • New kingdom pharaoh
  • "The Pyramid Builder"
  • Built a white chapel out of alabaster
  • 1290-1224 B.C.E.
  • Middle kingdom pharaoh
  • She controlled the food supply
  • She was a great military leader
  • She ruled over 60 years

Question 16

Question
Pharaoh Hatshepsut (select 3)
Image:
Hatshepsut
Answer
  • 1473-1458 B.C.E.
  • She went on trade expeditions to encourage trade
  • She built the Dayr Al-Bahri temple
  • She declared herself a god
  • She built the Abu Sinbel temple
  • 1971-1926 B.C.E.
  • She had mines of gold, copper, and gems
  • Old Kingdom pharaoh
  • "Patron of Arts"
  • She created the Great Pyramid of Giza

Question 17

Question
Pharaoh Ramses II (select 3)
Answer
  • Military leader and master builder
  • He built many monuments
  • New kingdom pharaoh
  • Old kingdom pharaoh
  • "Patron of Arts"
  • He built the Dayr Al-Bahri temple
  • He declared himself a god
  • Middle kingdom pharaoh
  • "Promoter of Trade"

Question 18

Question
Pharaoh Ramses II (select 3)
Answer
  • 1290-1224 B.C.E.
  • He made the world's first peace treaty
  • He built the temple Abu Sinbel
  • "The Pyramid Builder"
  • 2551-2528 B.C.E.
  • He had mines of gold, copper, and gems
  • He built a white chapel out of alabaster
  • He went on trade expeditions to encourage trade
  • 1473-1458 B.C.E.
  • He built the Great Pyramid of Giza

Question 19

Question
Old Kingdom (select 3)
Answer
  • "Age of Pyramids"
  • 2700-2200 B.C.E.
  • Strong central government
  • 2000-1800 B.C.E.
  • 1600-1100 B.C.E.
  • Chaos and disunity
  • Achievements in art, literature, and architecture
  • "Golden Age"
  • Peaceful and an increase in trade
  • Height of Egypt's power

Question 20

Question
Middle Kingdom (select 3)
Answer
  • 2000-1800 B.C.E.
  • Achievements in art, literature, and architecture
  • Chaos and disunity
  • 2700-2200 B.C.E.
  • 1600-1100 B.C.E.
  • "Age of Pyramids"
  • Strong central government
  • "Golden Age"
  • Peaceful and an increase in trade
  • Height of the Egyptian power

Question 21

Question
New Kingdom (select 4)
Answer
  • 1600-1100 B.C.E.
  • Peaceful and an increase in trade
  • "Golden Age"
  • Height of the Egyptian power
  • 2700-2200 B.C.E.
  • 2000-1800 B.C.E.
  • Strong central government
  • "Age of Pyramids"
  • Achievements in art, literature, and architecture
  • chaos and disunity

Question 22

Question
What role did the Nile play in the Egyptian empire?
Answer
  • It provided fish and other seafood for the Egyptians.
  • It blocked out invaders from the north and the south.
  • It created fertile farm land.
  • It provided transportation.
  • It created the desert.
  • It provided mud to build with
  • It gave them water to drink and bathe in.
  • It was a place to admire the gods.

Question 23

Question
Which of the following did the Egyptians believe about the afterlife?
Answer
  • All of your guts except the heart were useless.
  • The gods weighed your soul with your heart.
  • You needed a spell book to defeat or trick monsters.
  • The afterlife was just like real life.
  • You are tortured.
  • You became a god.
  • Your "ka" must reunite with your body.
  • You reincarnate as the pharaoh.
  • If you lived a bad life you are fed to a crocodile/hippo/lion creature.

Question 24

Question
What are the basic steps of mummification?
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Answer
  • Take out the organs and put them in jars
  • Pour salt into the body
  • Wrap the body in linen cloth
  • Put magical amulets onto the body
  • Put the body in the sarcophagus and bury

Question 25

Question
Label the levels of the social pyramid
Answer
  • Pheasants
  • Artisans
  • Scribes
  • Priests
  • Government Officials
  • Pharaoh

Question 26

Question
Why were scribes high up on the social ladder?
Answer
  • Because they were the only ones who knew how to write
  • Because no one else wanted to go to scribe school
  • Because writing is hard
  • Because they were the children of pharaohs and government officials
  • Because they own vast properties

Question 27

Question
Why were river valleys important?
Answer
  • Because the air is cooler there
  • Because they have more fertile soil
  • Because they hid them from attackers
  • Because they were pretty
  • Because I don't know

Question 28

Question
Label this map.
Answer
  • The Atlantic Ocean
  • Sudan
  • Egypt
  • The Sahara Desert
  • The Nile River
  • The Tigris River
  • The Euphrates River
  • Saudia Arabia
  • The Fertile Cresent
  • The Red Sea
  • Ethiopia
  • The Arabian Sea
  • The Mediterranean Sea
  • The Indian Ocean
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