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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is the name of the priest who comes to Grendel in the middle of the night?
2. Wha does Grendel discover about the second man he snatches?
(a) It is Unferth
(b) He is dead
(c) He is awake
(d) It is Hrothgar
3. What course of action does Red Horse suggest to Hrothulf?
(a) Marrying Hrothgar's daughter
(c) Running Away
4. Why is Wealtheow not immediately allowed in the hall with the strangers?
(a) Women eat later
(b) She is sick
(c) The situation is too tense
(d) She is not welcome
5. Who is Hygmod's sister?
6. What threat, besides Grendel, does Hrothgar face?
(b) A younger king
7. What is unique about Ork?
(a) He is blind
(b) He cannot hear
(c) He cannot talk
(d) He is unable to walk
8. What invades Grendel's mere?
(a) A bull
(b) A hart
(c) A bear
(d) A goat
9. How do the strangers arrive?
(a) They walk
(b) By boat
(c) By horse
(d) They swim
10. Who is Hygmod the lord of?
11. What ominous feeling does Grendel have?
(a) That something is coming
(b) That Unferth will die soon
(c) That Hrothgar will die soon
(d) That he will die soon
12. Hygmod proposes a truce by what gesture?
(a) Drawing his sword with his left hand
(b) A chest of treasure
(c) A white flag
(d) A feast
13. What does Grendel slip on that gives the stranger the upper hand?
(a) Sleeping men
(b) A bench
14. Who do the priests ask the gods to deliver them from?
15. How does Grendel escape the stranger?
(a) The stranger runs away
(b) His mother comes to aide him
(c) His arm is torn off
(d) He kills the stranger
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Grendel imagine the stranger to be for a split second?
2. What do the women place on the Shaper's eyes?
3. What has happened to the Shaper?
4. At what time of day do the strangers arrive?
5. Grendel says the priests taste like what?
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