16Question 8What was the KEY that Jean-Francois discovered that helped him to understand the hieroglyphs?
17Answer 8That the Egyptian symbols stood for syllables and whole words.
18Question 9Jean-Francois worked very hard to achieve his goal. Which supporting detail best supports this main idea?1. He studied the Rosetta Stone and other inscriptions.2. He got sick from not eating while he was working.
19Answer 92. He got sick from not eating while he was working.
20Question 10Which of the following BEST states the main idea of this selection?1. Jean-Francois discovered how to read hieroglyphs.2. Napoleon was interested in Egypt’s secrets.
21Answer 101. Jean-Francois discovered how to read hieroglyphs.