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Art in Ancient Egypt Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of these periods of Ancient Egypt is the oldest?

Question 2 2. What was the Amarna Period of Ancient Egypt?

Question 3 3. What major artistic shift occurred in the Middle Kingdom?

Question 4 4. What sort of scenes were depicted in reliefs on the palaces and temples of the pharaohs?

Question 5 5. What is a pharaoh?

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Question 6 6. One of the most famous architectural accomplishments commissioned by the pharaohs are the great pyramids. What were these built for?

Question 7 7. Ancient Egyptian statuary was NOT used for what purpose?

Question 8 8. What is the primary reason that so many Egyptian paintings have survived time?

Question 9 9. What two cultures influenced Egyptian art during the New Kingdom period?

Question 10 10. What were some of the most important art objects found inside Tutankhamen's tomb?

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Question 11 11. Who discovered the tomb of Tutankhamen?

Question 12 12. What was the main material used to make the mask of Tutankhamen?

Question 13 13. Construction of the Luxor Temple was begun by which pharaoh?

Question 14 14. Choose the correct order of temple features as revealed in the Luxor Temple.

Question 15 15. The Luxor Temple is dedicated to which Egyptian god?

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Question 16 16. What is the name of the architect credited with constructing the first pyramid?

Question 17 17. Pyramids were constructed during which Egyptian dynasties?

Question 18 18. What is the estimated time of completion of a single pyramid with 10,000 laborers working?

Question 19 19. What can be said about the relation between Nubia and Egypt?

Question 20 20. _____ were a tribe located in areas of what is now Sudan and Southern Egypt.

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Question 21 21. What valuable goods were often traded by Nubians?

Question 22 22. Egyptian religion during the Amarna Period focused on the worship of which god?

Question 23 23. Which of the following characteristics is not commonly seen in art of the Amarna Period?

Question 24 24. What was the name of the city that Akhenaten founded as his new capital?

Question 25 25. What was the role of the pharaoh in the Egyptian religion?

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Question 26 26. Why do many temples line up with astronomical events, such as the solstice or equinox?

Question 27 27. What is Ma'at?

Question 28 28. Why was mummification so important to ancient Egyptians?

Question 29 29. What are the pyramids of Giza?

Question 30 30. Why did pharaohs have such large tombs?

Art in Ancient Egypt Chapter Exam Instructions

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