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Activity 1. Read the story and answer the questions that follow

Quiz by Nellie Santiago

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  • Q1

    1. In an ancient times, how did the Romans cook their food?

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    just as the cooks do today

    just as some hunters do today

    just as the people do today

    300s
  • Q2

    2. What did they use to line the ground where they built the ovens?

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    clay

    stones

    lime

    30s
  • Q3

    3. What did they do with the oven before putting in their food?

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    They heated it.

    They poured water in it.

    They cooled it.

    30s
  • Q4

    4. Where did they dig their ovens?

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    in the tree trunks

    in the cement

    in the ground

    30s
  • Q5

    5. What did they rake out of the oven before putting in their food?

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    ashes

    sand

    in the tree trunks

    30s
  • Q6

    6. Who cooked their food in underground ovens?

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    the Jews

    the Italians

    the Romans

    30s
  • Q7

    7. Who had ovens with wood ashes in them?

    the Romans

    the British

    the people of Pompeii

    30s
  • Q8

    8. What destroyed Pompeii?

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    a great fire

    a volcanic eruption

    a terrible flood

    30s
  • Q9

    9. What were the cooks about to do when the volcano erupted?

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    wash dishes

    bake

    eat

    30s
  • Q10

    10. What was done with the buried city?

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    excavated

    forgotten

    rebuilt

    30s

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