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Ancient Egyptian Culture & Customs Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What major change in architecture occurred in the New Kingdom?

Question 2 2. How did Middle Kingdom temples change from the Old Kingdom?

Question 3 3. Which foreign invader created a chapel for himself in the Luxor Temple?

Question 4 4. Construction of the Luxor Temple was begun by which pharaoh?

Question 5 5. Who was buried in the Saqqara necropolis at Memphis during the New Kingdom?

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Question 6 6. In Egyptian history, the New Kingdom describes the period covering which dynasties?

Question 7 7. The Pyramids of Giza were built during what period of ancient Egyptian history?

Question 8 8. Why were the pyramids at Giza constructed?

Question 9 9. Which of the following were scribes educated in?

Question 10 10. What was one negative aspect of a mud brick house in Ancient Egypt?

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Question 11 11. Which of these were not buried in the Valley of the Kings?

Question 12 12. What was perhaps the main threat to the safety of the tombs?

Question 13 13. The Tale of Two Brothers, an ancient Egyptian fairy tale, includes what story element familiar to the genre?

Question 14 14. The New Kingdom of ancient Egypt covers which reigning dynasties?

Question 15 15. What type of temple was built to honor Egyptian gods?

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Question 16 16. During what time period in ancient Egypt did the building of temples become popular?

Question 17 17. Festivals associated with renewal and rejuvenation tended to fall in the first season of the Egyptian calendar, which began when?

Question 18 18. Festivals featuring the god Amun tended to be most popular in what era of Egyptian history?

Question 19 19. What was the name of the city that Akhenaten founded as his new capital?

Question 20 20. Egyptian religion during the Amarna Period focused on the worship of which god?

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Question 21 21. In ancient Egypt, a divine substance often used by professional embalmers was _____.

Question 22 22. In ancient Egyptian burials, why were early mastabas redesigned?

Question 23 23. What was the purpose of the Westcar Papyrus?

Question 24 24. The great works of literature from ancient Egypt's Old Kingdom are written in what language?

Question 25 25. Why did burial tombs in Ancient Egypt contain paintings and reliefs?

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Question 26 26. Which of the following Ancient Egyptian art forms became popular during the Middle Kingdom?

Question 27 27. What are the pyramids of Giza?

Question 28 28. What is a polytheistic religion?

Question 29 29. The first Egyptian labor strike took place around what year?

Question 30 30. The Egyptian concept of ma'at means _____.

Ancient Egyptian Culture & Customs Chapter Exam Instructions

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