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A Simple Quiz On Ancient World Wonders

The 7 wonders of the ancient world, although many not with us today, this is a simple, fun quiz! 21 Questions.

 
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What great ancient wonder is in the picture?

  • Stepped Zigurat
  • Great Pyramid
  • Chichen Itza
  • Angkor Wat

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The Great Pyramid of Giza was constructed as a tomb for which Pharaoh?

  • Rameses II
  • Seti I
  • Khafre
  • Khufu

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The Great Pyramid remained the world's tallest structure for how many years?

  • 2500
  • 3200
  • 4050
  • 3800

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What great ancient wonder is in the picture?

  • Statue of Zues
  • Christ the Redeemer
  • Statue of Milo
  • Statue of David

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The Statue of Zeus was a giant seated figure, about 13 m, but where was it built?

  • Athens
  • Crete
  • Olympia
  • Rhodes

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The Statue of Zeus was designed by Phidias around 435 BC, but what material was used in the majority of it's 'plating'?

  • Gold
  • Marble
  • Silver
  • Ivory

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What great ancient wonder is in the picture?

  • Collossus
  • Statue of Neptune
  • Statue of Posidon
  • Statue of Ares

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The Colossus was erected to celebrate victory over the ruler of Cyprus, but where was it built?

  • Athens
  • Delphi
  • Alexandria
  • Rhodes

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What material was used to plate the Colossus?

  • Gold
  • Copper
  • Bronze
  • Marble

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What great ancient wonder is in the picture?

  • Temple of Hephaestus
  • Erechtheum
  • Oracle of Delphi
  • Temple of Artemis

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The Temple of Artemis was rebuilt three times before its eventual destruction in 401 AD, but where was it built?

  • Antioch
  • Ephesus
  • Neapolis
  • Anatalya

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Which deity would be the Roman Equivalent to Artemis?

  • Bellona
  • Luna
  • Venus
  • Diana

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What great ancient wonder is in the picture?

  • Mausoleum of Halicarnassus
  • Leptis Magna
  • The Severan Basilica
  • Pantheon of Rome

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The Mausoleum in Halicarnassus was approximately how tall?

  • 85m
  • 45m
  • 60m
  • 25m

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The Mausoleum was approximately 45 m high, but in which modern day country would Halicarnassus be now?

  • Greece
  • Italy
  • Turkey
  • Egypt

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What great ancient wonder is in the picture?

  • Hanging Gardens
  • Petra
  • Oracle
  • Garden of Adam and Eve

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The Hanging Gardens of Babylon would have been in which modern day country?

  • Iran
  • Iraq
  • Syria
  • Jordan

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Which Babylonian king ordered the construction of the Hanging Gardens?

  • King Cyrus
  • King Hammurabi
  • King Nebuchadnezzar
  • King Ulamburiash

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The Great Lighthouse was built on the coast of Alexandria, but approximately how tall was it?

  • 200 ft
  • 300 ft
  • 350 ft
  • 450 ft

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Which Greek King is said to have commissioned the building of the Lighthouse?

  • Alexander the Great
  • Ptolemy I
  • Sostratus
  • Ptolemy II

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What caused the demise of the Great Lighthouse?

  • Crashing Ships
  • Earthquakes
  • Hurricanes
  • Volcanic eruptions

 

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