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Ancient Egyptian Gods Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What was the Egyptian name for the god of chaos?

Question 2 2. What did early images of Bastet look like?

Question 3 3. What was Ptah's role in the Egyptian creation myth?

Question 4 4. What natural feature likely played a major role in developing the focuses of the ancient Egyptian cosmology?

Question 5 5. The Egyptian god Ra is often shown with an ankh. What does the ankh symbolize?

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Question 6 6. Ammit, according to Egyptian mythology, is a monstrous composite of what three creatures?

Question 7 7. What does the ancient Egyptian god Shu do for his father, the sun?

Question 8 8. Numerous elements of Hathor's stories and depictions indicate a connection to which other deity?

Question 9 9. According to the Emerald Tablets that are attributed to the Egyptian god Thoth, what likes under the ''marker in the form of a lion yet like unto a man'' (the Sphinx)?

Question 10 10. What is one of the similarities in the story of the Greek sky god Zeus and the Egyptian sky goddess Nut?

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Question 11 11. What animal was Tefnut associated with?

Question 12 12. Tiamat was

Question 13 13. Ra was represented _____ .

Question 14 14. The Egyptian god Khepri's name comes from kheper, which means what?

Question 15 15. During the Feast of Opet, Egyptian worshipers of Amun would do what unique thing with Amun and his family members' statues?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following was NOT a symbol associated with the Egyptian god Khonsu?

Question 17 17. Why was Anubis black?

Question 18 18. Who was the consort of the Egyptian god Atum, whose name means ''the great one who comes forth'' and is considered the mother of all deities?

Question 19 19. How does the silt found in the Nile River link several of Khnum's associations?

Question 20 20. Who did Horus battle to avenge his father's death?

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Question 21 21. What animal is often used as the head of Thoth?

Question 22 22. Which gods are said to be the children of Bastet?

Question 23 23. Which city was Ptah most associated with?

Question 24 24. What political event was represented by the merging of Amun and Ra into Amun-Ra?

Question 25 25. Why was Ra incorporated into Ra-Horakhty in ancient Egypt's later dynasties?

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Question 26 26. What is the main source of information regarding what the ancient Egyptians believed about Ammit?

Question 27 27. Why do some images of the Egyptian god Shu show him standing on the body of one person while holding a woman's body above his head?

Question 28 28. Although not exclusively worshipped by this group, Hathor was particularly associated with which segment of Egyptian society?

Question 29 29. According to some Egyptian legends, Thoth was the product of Horus and _____.

Question 30 30. The Iroquois sky goddess Atahensic:

Ancient Egyptian Gods Chapter Exam Instructions

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