Quiz: Heroic Poems to Laws, and The Anglo-Saxon Chronicle
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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
Directions: Circle the correct answer.
1. Why does the author say that Alfred failed to put some laws into writing?
a) They were only meant for those who could not read.
b) They were based upon critical thought.
c) They only refered to those who were poor.
d) They were based on common sense.
2. In "The Battle of Maldon," who does Byrhtnoth order to dismount?
a) Every warrior.
b) His wife.
c) The priest.
d) His bard.
3. When does the author believe that "Waldere" was written?
a) 12th century.
b) 5th century.
c) 8th century.
d) 10th century.
4. Who does the author in the...
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