(a) Ans.Thousands of years ago, the first pearl was probably discovered by human
beings when they were searching for food at the sea shore.
(b) Ans. In mythologies it is said that the famous queen of Egypt Cleopatra would dissolve a pearl in a glass and drink it as a sign of love and respect for the entire nation.
(c)Ans.The brave knights wear pearls in the battles for good luck.
(d).Ans.Pearls have been mentioned many times in religious texts and mythologies from the earliest times.
(e) Ans The.Egyptians were buried with the pearls because Egyptians valued pearls so much.