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ANGLO SAXON TEST
Who is the father of Shield Sheafson?
Sheafson is an orphan.
How does Hrothgar know of Beowulf?
Hrothgar was friends with Beowulf’s father.
About how long is the dragon?
How long does Beowulf reign as king of the Geats?
What, according to Beowulf, is better than mourning a death?
Avenging a death
Who helps Beowulf against the dragon?
Who taunts Beowulf in Heorot?
Who is Modthryth?
A wicked queen of ledgend
From whom is Grendel descended?
Who is queen of the Geats?
Whom does Grendel's mother abduct and decapitate?
How many Geats does Grendal kill?
What is Hrunting?
Where do the Geats place Beowulf's Barrow?
On a cliff overlooking the sea
Who is Beowulfs father?
What is wryd?
AS concept of fate
Where do Gendel and his mother live?
In a lake
What is a scop?
Who guides Beowulf to the dragons barrow?
Who gives Hygd three horses?
Which Character is descended from Shield Sheafson?
What is the name of Hrothgars wife?
How did the dragons treasure get in the barrow?
It was buried there by the last survivot of a forgotten race
What is Hygelac wearing when he dies?
From about when does the only existing Beowulf manuscript date?