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HI235—Ancient Egypt Unit 1 Test October 9, 2019
NAME: TUTORIAL GROUP: ID:
40 MARKS TOTAL
1) Identifications. Name the items and give two additional characteristics/features of note for
each (1 mark per item, 10 marks total)
a)
Identity: Diagram of mastaba tomb
Period: Dynasties 1--2 (mainly)
Features: subterranean chambers, central burial
chamber, subsidiary burials around the perimeter;
occasionally with boat pits
b)
Identity: Solar temple schema
Period: Dynasty 5
Features: cult of Ra; the Benben (obelisk) represents
the plant which gave birth to the sun on the Island of
Creation
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HI235—Ancient Egypt Unit 1 Test October 9, 2019
c)
Identity: Model of Khufu's solar barque
Period: Dynasty 4
Features: based on original parts found in a pit near
Khufu's Great Pyramid: 1,224 pieces of wood of 10cm--
23m in length. Once reconstructed, the cedar boat was
43.6m long
d)
Identity: Scene from Narmer macehead
Period: ca. 3100 BCE (Dynasty 0)
Features: Found at the temple of Hierakonpolis. Animals
and prisoners---possibly Asiatics---are presented to
Narmer, wearing the Red Crown (deshret) of Lower Egypt,
following a successful military campaign.
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Name the items and give two additional characteristics/features of note for each (1 mark per item, 10 marks total) a) Features: subterranean chambers, central burial chamber, subsidiary burials around the perimeter; occasionally with boat pits b) Features: cult of ra; the benben (obelisk) represents the plant which gave birth to the sun on the island of. Features: based on original parts found in a pit near. Khufu"s great pyramid: 1,224 pieces of wood of 10cm-- Narmer, wearing the red crown (deshret) of lower egypt, following a successful military campaign. Features: found at temple of horus in hierakonpolis; king wears white crown of upper egypt on one side and. Red crown of lower egypt on the other; decapitated bodies perhaps suggest war; serekhs of chisel" (mr); Features: slope of outer casing changes abruptly half way up; perhaps for additional stability? g) Features: has seth-animal rather than the more typical falcon.

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