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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Who is the first to see Helgi in spirit after he dies?
(a) Stable boy.
(b) Peasant.
(c) Maid.
(d) King.

2. To what does the first piece of wisdom refer?
(a) Gods.
(b) Women.
(c) War.
(d) Guests.

3. Which is not an item away taken by Sigurd?
(a) The sword named Hrotti.
(b) The helmet of terror.
(c) A gold mail-shirt.
(d) Fafnir's heart.

4. How many pieces of wisdom does Sigrdrifa impart?
(a) 10.
(b) 8.
(c) 6.
(d) 3.

5. Who must Sigurd invoke to ensure victory in battle?
(a) Athena.
(b) Tyr.
(c) Odin.
(d) Thor.

Short Answer Questions

1. What should always be kept close while traveling?

2. For how many days is Grimnir tortured?

3. Which of the following items was not introduced by Thor?

4. What is Helgi Hiorvard's title?

5. What is the name of the Swedish king's only daughter?

Short Essay Questions

1. How does Gudrun respond to Atli's invitation to her brothers?

2. What did Brynhild see in her dream?

3. What story does Gudrun tell to Thiodrek?

4. How does Loki behave once insulted at Hymir's Hall?

5. How do Sigurd and Regin meet?

6. Who were the three Valkyries found spinning near Wolf Lake?

7. What topic does Freyia want to discuss? Why?

8. What is the Edda's view on friendship?

9. What challenge does Hymir issue to Thor to prove his superior strength?

10. How should a wise Norseman speak?

(see the answer keys)

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