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Grade 5 Exploration
Which country is responsible for beginning the Age of Exploration?
  1. Spain
  2. France
  3. Portugal
  4. The Netherlands
Grade 5 Latin America and Caribbean
Besides the Conquistadors what killed many Inca because of European exploration?
  1. measels
  2. plague
  3. smallpox
  4. chickenpox
Grade 5 Exploration
Who organized the expedition to set up the Roanoke Colony?
  1. Elizabeth I
  2. Francis Drake
  3. Walter Raleigh
  4. John Smith
Grade 5 Egypt
Who was the Egyptian god of wisdom and writing?
  1. Amon-Re
  2. Thoth
  3. Isis
  4. Osiris
Grade 5 WWII
The Soviet leader who was in power during World War II was                  .
  1. Nicholas II
  2. Boris Yeltsin
  3. Joseph Stalin
  4. Mikhail Gorbachev
Grade 5 Egypt
Who was the god of the sun?
  1. Anubis
  2. Ma'at
  3. Horus
  4. Ra
Grade 5 Egypt
Who was the god of the underworld and resurrection?
  1. Ra
  2. Set
  3. Isis
  4. Osiris
Grade 5 Renaissance and Reformation
During the Renaissance, thinkers and artists looked back at which civilization(s)?
  1. Egypt
  2. Mesopotamia
  3. Greece and Rome
  4. India and China
Grade 5 Egypt
               , the goddess of magic and healing, was also the wife of Osiris.
  1. Set
  2. Isis
  3. Maat
  4. Hathor
Grade 5 Egypt
Who was the god of the sky?
  1. Hathor
  2. Horus
  3. Ptah
  4. Set
Grade 5 Latin America and Caribbean
What was the name of the first major Mesoamerican civilization?
  1. Maya
  2. Zapotec
  3. Olmec
  4. Aztec
Grade 5 Egypt
During the reign of Akhenaten only                 was allowed to be worshiped.
  1. Ra
  2. Aten
  3. Anubis
  4. Amunet
Grade 5 Egypt
Which god weighed the hearts of the dead to determine their afterlife?
  1. Set
  2. Maat
  3. Osiris
  4. Anubis
Grade 5 Dynastic China
During which dynasty was construction started on the Great Wall of China?
  1. Sui
  2. Tang
  3. Shang
  4. Qin
Grade 5 Dynastic China
Which is considered the first Chinese dynasty?
  1. Zhou
  2. Qin
  3. Tang
  4. Shang
Grade 5 Exploration
Which Tsar was responsible for Russia's first scientific mapping expeditions?
  1. Catherine the Great
  2. Ivan the Terrible
  3. Peter the Great
  4. Nicholas II
Grade 5 Exploration
A type of sailing ship used by early explorers was a                
  1. Canoe
  2. Caravel
  3. Schooner
  4. Dugout
Grade 5 Egypt
Who was the goddess of music and fertility?
  1. Isis
  2. Bast
  3. Hathor
  4. Sekhment
Grade 5 Latin America and Caribbean
The Inca empire was organized into               sections.
  1. 6
  2. 4
  3. 8
  4. 2
Grade 5 WWI
In what year did the first World War begin?
  1. 1917
  2. 1914
  3. 1999
  4. 1911
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