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Heqanakht Account VII

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Head of Tutankhamun

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Sennedjem and Iineferti in the Fields of Iaru, Tomb of Sennedjem

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Hieratic Ostracon Dated to Year 21 of Ramesses II

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Donation Stela of Osorkon I dated to year 6

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Stela with man offering to Re-Horakhty, unfinished

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Statuette of Osiris with the name of Padihorpere

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Lentoid Bottle ("New Year's Bottle") inscribed for the God's Father Amenhotep, son of the God's Father Iufaa

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Essay Topic 1

Why is the Egypt Game so appealing to the children in the story? Would the Egypt Game be of interest to most children? Why? Use specific examples from the book to support your answer.

Essay Topic 2

Compare and contrast the characters of April and Melanie. How are they different on the outside but the same on the inside? Use specific examples from the book.

Essay Topic 3

How has April changed from the beginning of the book to the end of the book? What events or experiences brought about those changes? Cite examples from the book.

Essay Topic 4

In The Egypt Game, how is prejudice shown against those who are different? How are these situations eventually resolved? Use specific examples from the book.

Essay Topic 5

Melanie, Marshall, and Ken are the only characters in the novel who live in a traditional family. In what ways do the...

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