WONDER #2606: What is the Sphinx?
Question 1 of 3
What was the main idea of this Wonder?
- The sphinx is a mythical creature that started in ancient Egypt and spread to civilizations all over the world.
- The tragedy Oedipus Rex was written by Sophocles.
- The Great Sphinx at Giza is one of the largest sculptures in the world.
- History is full of many interesting stories about fantastic creatures.
Question 2 of 3
The Great Sphinx at Giza is a _________________ statue.
Question 3 of 3
In Oedipus Rex, a sphinx plagued the city of _________.
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