Ötzi, the Iceman

Ötzi, the Iceman

The mummified body of a man who probably lived in the Chalcolithic period, was found in one of the glaciers of the Alps.



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  • What material was Ötzi’s axe head made of?
  • Which of these items did Ötzi NOT wear?
  • Which weapon did Ötzi NOT use?
  • In which year was Ötzi found?
  • Which of the following is another name Ötzi is known by?
  • Is it true that Ötzi’s body is the world’s oldest fully preserved corpse.
  • In which mountain was Ötzi found?
  • Which material was NOT among the materials of Ötzi’s clothes and tools?
  • Is it true that Ötzi and his contemporaries did not know how to make a fire?
  • In the museum of which city is Ötzi displayed?
  • Who is the oldest of the following people?
  • Who found Ötzi’s body?
  • At the border of which two countries was Ötzi found?
  • Approximately how many years ago did Ötzi live?
  • Approximately how old was Ötzi when he died?
  • In which (archaeological) period did Ötzi live?
  • What preserved Ötzi’s body so that it was found almost completely intact?


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