|1. Ancient Egyptian civilization lasted
more than __________ years.
A) 2 million.
2. Which king's mummy lay undisturbed
into the modern day?
B) 1 million.
3. In 1922, King Tutankhamen's tomb was discovered
C) Ramesses the Great's.
D) The Scorpion King's.
A) The Valley of the Kings.
4. Which of the following was not found in
King Tutankhamen's tomb?
B) The Valley of Death.
C) Mission Valley.
5. How old was King Tutankhamen when he died?
C) Clay models of servants to wait on
him in death.
D) Stone models of pyramids for supernatural
6. A small knife made out of __________ was
found wrapped over King Tutankhamen's heart.
7. King Tutankhamen's innermost coffin was
made of solid __________.
8. Where did the ancient Egyptians hope to
A) In Cairo.
9. Who is the falcon-god who brings power
to the pharaohs?
B) Under the Great Sphinx.
C) On the western side of the Nile.
D) In the Nile.
10. Ramesses the Great (Ramesses II) was the
greatest __________ in Egypt's history.
11. Ramesses the Great (Ramesses II) fathered
more than __________ children.
C) Food producer.
D) Holy man.
12. In 1798, who brought his army, as well
as scientists and artists, to Egypt?
A) George Washington.
13. What artifact, discovered by French troops,
is considered one of the most significant archaeological finds of all time?
B) Alexander the Great.
C) King Narmer.
A) The Lost Ark.
14. The Rosetta Stone, which contained the
same inscription in __________ and hieroglyphic, allowed for the translation
of ancient Egyptian writings.
B) The Great Sphinx.
C) The Rosetta Stone.
D) The Rolling Stones.
15. The Pyramids at Giza, which were later
gutted and robbed, were built as __________.
16. What was the very first stone building
in all the world?
B) Lighthouses for ships on the Nile.
D) Palaces for the living pharaoh.
A) The Step Pyramid of King Djoser
17. In the Step Pyramid of King Djoser (Zoser),
the king's burial chamber is located __________.
B) The Great Pyramid of Khufu (Cheops).
C) The Great Wall of China.
D) The Colosseum in Rome.
A) Inside the pyramid itself.
18. __________ most likely raised the pyramids'
stones into place.
B) In the Valley of the Kings.
C) Below the pyramid.
D) On top of the pyramid.
A) Horse-drawn chariots.
19. Some of the pyramids' tomb robbers included
members of the king's own priesthood, as well as __________.
B) The Egyptians' outer space ancestors.
C) Carts pulled by bulls.
A) The builders of the tombs themselves.
20. In 1992, thieves stole a giant stone head
of __________ from a secluded temple.
B) The king's wives.
C) Cave dwellers from Lascaux.
D) Disgruntled stepchildren.
21. In Medieval times, ground up __________
were considered a powerful medicine and aphrodisiac.
C) Ramesses the Great.
22. Although dazzling treasures and tombs
survive, the things that really remind us of ancient Egypt's humanity are
D) Scarab beetles.
A) Gold statues.