In a League of Her Own

29. Who is this contemporary of and equal in popularity to Elvis Presley?

Who is this contemporary of and equal in popularity to Elvis Presley?

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Word Jumble

28. Solve the Word Jumble below.

On returning from a 1948 visit to egypt a noted travel writer quipped, "It's not the heat, it's the _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _."

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Ancient Giants

27. In the year 1 A.D., what were the three tallest man-made objects in the world?

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Question Mark

26. Why do some Egyptian men have a dark area on their foreheads?

Why do some Egyptian men have a dark area on their foreheads?

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Men in Hats

25. Identify the two men in this photo.

Identify the two men in this photo

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Hallowed Ground

24. This Egypt location is revered by Christians and Jews as the site of a sacred revelation. To most Muslims it is among the five holiest places in the world. Where is it?

This Egypt location is revered by Christians and Jews as the site of a sacred revelation.  To most Muslims it is among the five holiest places in the world.  Where is it?

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Postal Puzzle

23. What event is commemorated on this postage stamp?

What event is commemorated on this postage stamp?
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What’s the Point?

22. When one of Egypt’s 8 million Copts meets a western-looking visitor, it is not unusual for him to announce “I am Christian” and point to something. What does he point to?

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Armed and Literate

21. What alumnus of Cairo University received UN recognition for his work promoting literacy, and built the fourth biggest army in the world?

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A Musical Masterwork

20. The video clip below is from a performance of what musical masterwork?

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