WONDER #2575: Who Was the One-Eyed Queen Who Defeated Caesar?
Question 1 of 3
What was the main idea of this Wonder?
- Eight kandakes ruled Kush over the course of its history.
- Kandake Amanirenas was the leader of Kush who led the Kushites against the Roman Empire.
- Rome conquered Egypt in 30 B.C.E.
- 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)...
Question 3 of 3
What did Kandake Amanirenas place under the entrance to her palace as an insult to Caesar Augustus?
- A map of the Roman Empire
- A Roman helmet
- A bunch of olives
- The head from a bronze statue of Augustus
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