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Multiple Choice Questions

1. Along with the sun and the moon, what is the 12th object in the solar system?
(a) Pluto.
(b) There is no 12th object.
(c) Nefilim, or Shar.
(d) Uranus.

2. Who was the Greek Uranus overthrown by?
(a) Teshub.
(b) Cronos.
(c) Sumer.
(d) Horites.

3. In Sumerian belief, who may go to heaven?
(a) Men and gods.
(b) Animals.
(c) No one goes to heaven.
(d) Plants.

4. Sitchin revealed that who occupied Israel, Lebanon, and Syria in Chapter 3?
(a) Sumerians.
(b) Babylonians.
(c) Greeks and Romans.
(d) The Canaanites.

5. Where was the gods' world?
(a) The underworld.
(b) The solar system.
(c) The otherworld.
(d) The heavens.

6. Who was Kash-Yappa's son?
(a) Cronos.
(b) Anu.
(c) Indra.
(d) Teshub.

7. In 12TH PLANET, what was Zecharia Sitchin's main argument?
(a) We are all aliens.
(b) He was a descendant of Jesus.
(c) There were (at one time) 15 planets in our solar system.
(d) Sumerian myths of a pantheon of gods are facts.

8. What Sumerian artifact did Sitchin discover that proves the people's knowledge of the solar system?
(a) A portrait showing eleven children.
(b) A seal showing eleven circles.
(c) A vase showing eleven squares.
(d) A pot with twelve stars.

9. To Sitchin, what were decorative rosettes on Sumerian temples?
(a) Symbols for the gods.
(b) Symbols for the solar system.
(c) Lovely artwork.
(d) People's names written decoratively.

10. Who did Iannna marry?
(a) Enki's son, Enlil.
(b) Her own brother, Ea.
(c) Enki's son, Dumuzi.
(d) No one.

11. From 11,000 B.C. to 5,000 B.C., what happened to mankind?
(a) Incredible advancement among humans.
(b) Advanced on their own.
(c) Mankind had yet to develop.
(d) Mankind died off.

12. Where did An or Anu live?
(a) In the heavens.
(b) In his mother's womb.
(c) In the underworld.
(d) In the forest.

13. When did Copernicus discover that the planets move around the sun?
(a) 1600s.
(b) 1700s.
(c) 1500s.
(d) 1400s.

14. WHat is the Babylonian name for sun?
(a) Apsu.
(b) Apsire.
(c) Su.
(d) Sel.

15. The Sumerians knew to use this substance as a disinfectant.
(a) Alcohol.
(b) Aspirin.
(c) Lysol.
(d) Soap.

Short Answer Questions

1. Which planet is Saturn's offspring?

2. Sitchin found evidence of prior knowledge of the solar system in what cultures?

3. Why was Anu's son cast from heaven?

4. Sitchin believed that the stories of Sumerian gods were _________.

5. What area did Hades reign?

(see the answer keys)

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