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Title: Ancient Egypt Jeopardy!


1
Ancient EgyptJeopardy!
  • By Cristina Osborn

Image from Microsoft Clip Art
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Ancient Egypt Jeopardy!
Geography Religion King Tut Writing
100 100 100 100
200 200 200 200
300 300 300 300
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Geography 100
  • On which continent is Egypt located?
  • Africa
  • Antarctica
  • Asia

Image from Microsoft Clip Art
Answer
4
Geography 100- Answer
  • On which continent is Egypt located?
  • Africa

Image from www.afrikaworld.net
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Geography 200
  • In which direction does the Nile River flow?
  • North
  • South
  • East
  • West

Answer
Image from Microsoft Clip Art
6
Geography 200- Answer
  • In which direction does the Nile River flow?
  • North

Image from www.artsmia.org
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Geography 300
  • What is a delta?
  • A place where a river begins in the mountains
  • A triangle shaped area of land by the mouth of a
    river
  • A place where a river forms whitewater rapids

Answer
8
Geography 300- Answer
  • What is a delta?
  • B. A triangle shaped area of land by the mouth
    of a river

Image from www.franklin.ma.us
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Religion 100
  • What was the purpose of a pyramid?
  • It was a palace for the
  • pharaoh and his family.
  • It was a tomb for the
  • pharaohs mummy.
  • It was a place for people
  • to hide in during floods.

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Answer
10
Religion 100- Answer
  • What was the purpose of a pyramid?
  • It was a tomb for the pharaohs mummy.

Sarcophagus of Pharaoh Merenptah
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11
Religion 200
  • Which is NOT a step in making a mummy?
  • Remove the brain
  • through the nose
  • B. Weigh the heart against
  • the Feather of Truth
  • C. Cover the body in natron

Answer
Image from egypt.mrdonn.org
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Religion 200- Answer
  • Which is NOT a step in making a mummy?
  • B. Weigh the heart against the Feather of Truth

Image from http//oi.uchicago.edu/OI/MUS/ED/mummy.
html
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Religion 300
  • What did ancient Egyptians believe about death?
  • All people would go to the afterlife to live
    Osiris.
  • If Anubis judged them to have a good heart, then
    they would go to the afterlife.
  • No one would go to the afterlife because the
    Devourer would eat them first.

Answer
14
Religion 300- Answer
  • What did ancient Egyptians believe about death?
  • B. If Anubis judged them to have a good heart,
    then they would go to the afterlife.

Image from mesuandrews.com
15
King Tut 100
  • What is a term for a ruler in ancient Egypt?
  • President
  • Prime minister
  • Pharaoh

Answer
16
King Tut 100- Answer
  • What is a term for a ruler in ancient Egypt?
  • C. Pharaoh

Image from egypt.mrdonn.org
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King Tut 200
  • Who found King Tuts tomb?
  • Rosetta Stone
  • Howard Carter
  • Lord Carnarvon
  • C. A farmer

Answer
Image from www.king-tut.org.uk
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King Tut 200- Answer
  • Who found King Tuts tomb?
  • B. Howard Carter Lord Carnarvon

Image from http//philosophyofscienceportal.blogsp
ot.com/2010/06/bucks-behind-tuts-diggeorge-edward.
html
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King Tut 300
  • Why was King Tut so famous?
  • He was the Boy King.
  • His tomb was the only one not found robbed in the
    Valley of the Kings.
  • Some people thought his tomb was cursed.
  • All of the above

Answer
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King Tut 300- Answer
  • Why was King Tut so famous?
  • D. All of the above

21
Writing 100
  • What is the name of the ancient Egyptian writing?
  • Papyrus
  • B. Hieroglyphs
  • Pharaohs

Image from egypttourinfo.com
Answer
22
Writing 100- Answer
  • What is the name of the ancient Egyptian writing?
  • B. Hieroglyphs

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Writing 200
  • What is the name of the object that helped people
    decode hieroglyphs?
  • Nile River
  • B. King Tuts tomb
  • Rosetta Stone

Answer
24
Writing 200- Answer
  • What is the name of the object that helped people
    decode hieroglyphs?
  • C. Rosetta Stone

Image from en.wikipedia.org
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Writing 300
  • Which 3 languages were carved into the Rosetta
    Stone?
  • Hieroglyphics, late Egyptian, and Greek
  • B. Hieroglyphics, Spanish, and Greek
  • Hieroglyphs, French, and Greek

Answer
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Writing 300- Answer
  • Which 3 languages were carved into the Rosetta
    Stone?
  • Hieroglyphics,
  • late Egyptian Greek

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