Ancient Egypt

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What's the name of the Egyptian god depicted as a falcon or as a man with a falcon’s head?

Horus

Osiris

Anubis

Ra

Horus was a sky god associated with war and hunting.

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Where are the pyramids of Giza located?

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What is the name of this hieroglyphic symbol?

Ankh

Ank

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In what year was Tutankhamun's tomb discovered?

1770
1922
1970
The tomb was discovered by British archaeologist Howard Carter.

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What queen is depicted in this bust?

Nefertiti

Cleopatra

Hatshepsut

Merneith

The bust is one of the most-copied works of ancient Egypt.

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What ancient Egyptian site is shown in the picture?

Abu Simbel

Karnak

Temple of Hatshepsut

Luxor Temple

Between 1964 and 1968, the entire site was carefully cut into large blocks and reassembled in a new location.

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Who played Cleopatra in the 1963 movie?

Elizabeth Taylor

Audrey Hepburn

Rita Hayworth

Grace Kelly

Cleopatra was the highest-grossing film of 1963.

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Thebes was one of the most important cities in ancient Egypt. Where was it located?

The ruins of Thebes lie within the modern Egyptian city of Luxor.

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After the death of Alexander the Great, which of his companions founded a dynasty in Egypt?

Ptolemy

Seleucus

Cassander

Antigonus

The Ptolemaic dynasty, which ruled Egypt until the death of Cleopatra in 30 BC.

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What was the name of the stone that made possible the deciphering of hieroglyphs?

Rosetta stone

Rosetta

Rossetta

Rosseta

Rossetta stone

Rosseta stone

The stone has the same text written in hieroglyphs and Greek.
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