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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 3.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. When the dragon wakes, what is missing from his treasure?
(a) One hundred pieces of gold.
(b) A chest of gold.
(d) One goblet and a heap of rings.
2. What did Beowulf and his men cross on their way to Heorot?
(a) The Pacific Ocean.
(b) The Jordan River.
(c) The Red Sea.
(d) The Baltic Sea.
3. What is Beowulf's family name?
4. Where is Beowulf when Grendel's mother arrives at Heorot?
(a) In the stable with his new horses.
(b) Sleeping in his room.
(c) Sitting by the fire.
(d) With the King.
5. When Beowulf blows his horn, what rises up out of the Grendel lake?
(b) Grendel's mother.
(d) Sea devils.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who stays awake waiting for Grendel while the other warriors sleep in the hall?
2. According to Beowulf, in the story of his swimming competition with Breca, who cried out for help?
3. What does Wiglaf do to the chosen warriors after Beowulf's death?
4. What is the name of Hrothgar's queen?
5. How long does Unferth say Beowulf wallowed at sea?
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