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Investigating the ancient past

Quiz by King, Abi (Christies Beach HS & Sth Voc College)

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  • Q1

    What is an artefact? 

    Human-made object from the past. 

    Human-made object from the future. 

    Something really really old. 

    30s
  • Q2

    What is the process of an archaeologist? 

    Users link answers
    Linking
    30s
  • Q3

    An archaeologist studies the history of humans by looking at man-made objects that were left behind. 

    true
    false
    True or False
    30s
  • Q4

    Sort the following into primary and secondary sources

    Users sort answers between categories
    Sorting
    30s
  • Q5

    An excavation is the exposure, processing and recording of archaeological remains. 

    true
    false
    True or False
    30s
  • Q6

    What does the term "Egyptology" mean? 

    The study of Egypt. 

    The study of the language, history and culture of Ancient Egypt. 

    The study of Ancient Egyptian mummies. 

    30s
  • Q7

    Sort what an artefact could be. 

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    Sorting
    30s
  • Q8

    What was recently discovered in Egypt during an excavation in 2021? 

    Tomb

    A golden city 

    Another pyramid

    Bones of an ancient pharaoh 

    30s
  • Q9

    Why are artefacts very valuable? 

    They might have lots of gold in them. 

    They teach us about Ancient Egypt. 

    They can teach us about the culture and history of a certain time period. 

    30s
  • Q10

    What word do these letters make? 

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    Jumble
    30s

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