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1

Upper Egypt was located where?

South

2

Lower Egypt was located where?

North

3

Upper Egypt was represented by what animal?

Vulture

4

Lower Egypt was represented by what animal?

Cobra

5

The word Pharoh means what?

Hebrew for house.

6

King of Earth; represented by a falcon.

Horus

7

The white crown was for what?

Upper Egypt

8

The red crown was for what?

Lower Egypt

9

The Double Crown was for what?

Unified Egypt

10

The Palete of Narmer originated from where?

Hierkonpolis, Egypt

11

The Palette of Narmer was from what period?

Early Dynastic Period, Egypt

12

The Palette of Narmer was made of what?

Green Schist

13

Didn't change over time...

Convention

14

The Old Kingdom of Egypt was in what years?

2575-2150 BCE

15

What is the original location of Great Sphinx, Funerary Complex of Khafre?

Giza, Egypt

16

What time period was Great Sphinx, Funerary Complex of Khafre?

Old Kingdom, Egypt.

17

What is the material used for Great Sphinx, Funerary Complex of Khafre?

Sandstone

18

What is the original location of Khafre, from the valley temple of Khafre?

Giza, Egypt

19

What period is Khafre, from the valley temple of Khafre?

Old Kingdom, Egypt

20

What is material used for Khafre, from the valley temple of Khafre?

diorite-gabbro gneiss

21

What is the origin of Funerary Mask of Tutankhamun?

Valley of Kings

22

What time period is Funerary Mask of Tutankhamun?

New Kingdom, Egypt

23

What is the material used for Tut's Mask?

gold inlaid with glass and semi-precious stones

24

In 1353-1336, what did Amenhotep do?

He found a single god religion.

25

Amenhotep's god was who?

Sun god Atan, Sun's Disk

26

Who returned Egypt to its original religion.

Amenhotep's son, Tut

27

What was the purpose of the Temple of Ramses II?

To show off his power