Ancient Egypt: Bet You Didn’t Know!

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1. What did the ancient Egyptians believe would happen after death if your name was not written down somewhere?

   2. What did the ancient Egyptians call the star grouping we call the Big Dipper?

   3. Where did ancient Egyptian women place or wear perfume?

   4. What was the major crop of ancient Egypt that was used to make bread and beer?

   5. When the ancient Egyptians held a party, what did they call it?

   6. What breed of dog was used as a hunting dog in ancient Egypt?

   7. Name the only wind instrument in ancient Egypt.

   8. The Christian cross was developed from what ancient Egyptian symbol?

   9. What was the most popular pet in ancient Egypt?

   10. What did the ancient Egyptians believe would cure a toothache?

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 1. What did the ancient Egyptians believe would happen after death if your name was not written down somewhere?

   2. What did the ancient Egyptians call the star grouping we call the Big Dipper?

   3. Where did ancient Egyptian women place or wear perfume?

   4. What was the major crop of ancient Egypt that was used to make bread and beer?

   5. When the ancient Egyptians held a party, what did they call it?

   6. What breed of dog was used as a hunting dog in ancient Egypt?

   7. Name the only wind instrument in ancient Egypt.

   8. The Christian cross was developed from what ancient Egyptian symbol?

   9. What was the most popular pet in ancient Egypt?

   10. What did the ancient Egyptians believe would cure a toothache?

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 Answers:

   1. What did the ancient Egyptians believe would happen after death if your name was not written down somewhere? You would disappear.

   2. What did the ancient Egyptians call the star grouping we call the Big Dipper? The Hippopotamus.

   3. Where did ancient Egyptian women place or wear perfume? In wax cones on their heads.

   4. What was the major crop of ancient Egypt that was used to make bread and beer? Barley.

   5. When the ancient Egyptians held a party, what did they call it? A house of beer.

   6. What breed of dog was used as a hunting dog in ancient Egypt? The greyhound.

   7. Name the only wind instrument in ancient Egypt. The flute.

   8. The Christian cross was developed from what ancient Egyptian symbol? Ankh.

   9. What was the most popular pet in ancient Egypt? A dog (Cats were too special!)

   10. What did the ancient Egyptians believe would cure a toothache? Fried mice!

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