Statistics for History of Ancient Egypt

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  • The average score is 19 of 35

Answer Stats

HintAnswer% Correct
Who was the lover of Marc Anthony and Julius Caesar?Cleopatra
95%
What are Egyption leaders called?Pharaoh
95%
What young leader's tomb was found in 1922?Tut
95%
God of the sunRa
90%
On what river do the vast majority of Egyptians live?Nile
87%
What paper-like material was invented by the ancient Egyptians?papyrus
87%
In what city can the Great Pyramid be found?Giza
85%
What stone, found in 1799, provided the key to decipher that writing?Rosetta
85%
What is the capital of Egypt?Cairo
82%
What city was founded by Alexander the Great?Alexandria
79%
What famous landmark has a lion's body and a human head?Sphinx
79%
What Egyption capital shares a name with a city in Tennessee?Memphis
74%
What is the official language of Egypt?Arabic
72%
What empire conquered Egypt in 30 BC?Rome
67%
What symbol-based system of writing was used in ancient Egypt?Hieroglyphics
64%
God of the deadOsiris
64%
What country controlled Egypt from 1914-1952?United Kingdom
59%
Goddess of motherhood, magic, and funerary ritesIsis
54%
What city is the namesake of a popular Las Vegas casino?Luxor
51%
What empire controlled Egypt before that?Ottoman
49%
God of mummification. Depicted with the head of a wolfAnubis
46%
What ancient Egyptian has been called history's first architect and doctor?Imhotep
46%
Patron god of the city of Thebes, he merged with the above and
became King of the Gods
Amun (Ra)
41%
God of kingship and the sky. Depicted with the head of a falconHorus
38%
Who was the first ruler that brought upper and lower Egypt together?Narmer
38%
What are the leader's of Egypt put in after the mummifying process?Sarcophagi
36%
God of chaosSet
36%
Goddess of the skyNut
21%
Originally a moon god, later a god of wisdom and measurement.
Depicted with the head of an ibis
Thoth
21%
Goddess with the head of a catBastet
18%
Goddess of love and music. A sky goddess, she is often
represented with a headdress of cow horns
Hathor
18%
What stone had that ruler on it?Narmer's Pallet
13%
God of craftsmen and architects. Father of ImhotepPtah
13%
What "great" leader led Egypt for 66 years beginning in 1279 B.C.?Ramsesses II
13%
Goddess of warrior and healing. Depicted with head of a lionSekhmet
5%

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