WONDER #2575: Who Was the One-Eyed Queen Who Defeated Caesar?

Question 1 of 3

What was the main idea of this Wonder?

  1. Eight kandakes ruled Kush over the course of its history.
  2. Kandake Amanirenas was the leader of Kush who led the Kushites against the Roman Empire.
  3. Rome conquered Egypt in 30 B.C.E.
  4. People should always fight against empires because it is in their best interests.

Question 2 of 3

During one battle against the Romans, Kandake Amanirenas lost a(n)...

  1. arm
  2. eye
  3. leg
  4. hand

Question 3 of 3

What did Kandake Amanirenas place under the entrance to her palace as an insult to Caesar Augustus?

  1. A map of the Roman Empire
  2. A Roman helmet
  3. A bunch of olives
  4. The head from a bronze statue of Augustus

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