Ancient Egypt Standard Check #1

 

November 5, 2010

 

3 Points per question= 30 points total

 

1. What is the name of the river in Egypt?

 

2. Describe the black land?

 

3. Describe the red land?

 

4. How is the major river in Egypt a “giver of life” ?

 

5. How is the major river in Egypt a “taker of life” ?

 

6. What is a necropolis?

 

7. What is the name of the necropolis in Egypt?

 

8. What is the Sphinx’s nickname?

 

9. What is unique about the Pyramid of Khafre?

 

10. Who was the Great Pyramid built for?