Special Sub-Topic: Egypt - Kings and Queens of the Middle Kingdom
|Which Dynasty did the Middle Kingdom begin in?|
11th. The Middle Kingdom begins with the reunification of the country under Mentuhotep.
|Which of these Kings was not part of the 11th dynasty (2125-1991 BC)?|
Sesostris I. All of these Kings were from the 11th Dynasty, except for Sesostris I who is part of the 12th Dynasty.
|Sesostris III split Egypt into how many regions?|
Four. Sesostris III reorganised Egypt into four regions the northern and southern halves of the Nile Valley and the eastern and western Delta.
|Queen Sobeknefru was part of which Dynasty?|
12th. Queen Sobeknefru was the first female monarch.
|During the Middle Kingdom which of these cities was closest to the Red Sea? (The modern names are used here)|
Cairo. Cairo is located at the head of the Nile Delta.
|Which King was probably killed in a battle, since his mummy shows evidence of terrible head wounds.|
Tao II. Tao II had a son called Ahmose.
|Which of the following is a King of the 13th Dynasty?|
Hor. Very little is known about the 13th Dynasty.
|During the 17th Dynasty which part of Egypt did Hyksos rule?
Northern Egypt. Ahmose the founder of the 18th Dynasty expelled the Hyksos from Egypt.
|Which of the following is true about the 14th Dynasty?|
It lasted for 57 years. It lasted for 57 years, however after this there is little information known about it.
|The 15th Dynasty spanned between which years BC?|
1650 - 1550 BC. Apepi I was the most well known king of this dynasty reigned for over 40 years.
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