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Who is Aeschere? What happens to him?
Dane/Advisor to Hrothgar. He is killed by Grendel's mother (taken to her lair and decapitated)
Who challenged Beowulf to a swimming contest?
What events transpired during the swimming contest?
Breca and Beowulf swam for 5 nights armed with swords. Beowulf kills 9 sea monsters (and is swept to land of Finns.)
Name the mythical Norse necklace and its significance.
Brosinga. Worn by Norse goddess Freya, represents god-like prowess in the people it is given to.
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