The Norse Myths Test | Mid-Book Test - Easy

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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Loki turns Idun into a _______ and carries her back to Asgard.
(a) Nut.
(b) Apple.
(c) Pear.
(d) Leaf.

2. _______steals the oars of the ship, sends his brother out to sea, and is named King.
(a) Geirrod.
(b) Skirnir.
(c) Agnar.
(d) Hraudiung.

3. _______ the wolf breaks the links of the first two chains used to bind him.
(a) Hel.
(b) Jormungand.
(c) Skadi.
(d) Fenrir.

4. _______ days later, Loki tricks Idun into Midgard.
(a) Nine.
(b) Three.
(c) Seven.
(d) Four.

5. Freyja breaks her _______ when she discovers she must be wed to a giant.
(a) Ring.
(b) Bracelet.
(c) Necklace.
(d) Arm band.

6. The imposter Freyja eats a whole ox, a catch of fish and ______ horns of mead.
(a) Four.
(b) Ten.
(c) Three.
(d) Twelve.

7. Two dwarves kill the man and use his blood to make _____ that will turn men into poets or wise men.
(a) Port.
(b) Cordial.
(c) Wine.
(d) Mead.

8. Thrall falls in love with ______ who is equally deformed and ugly.
(a) Rig the King.
(b) Amma the Just.
(c) Thir the Drudge.
(d) Kon the Crow.

9. _______ the father of Freyr sends Skirnir to discover wheat is the matter with him.
(a) Njord.
(b) Geirrod.
(c) Fenrir.
(d) Grimnir.

10. Which of the following is not a child of Loki and Angrboda within the book?
(a) Fenrir.
(b) Jormungand.
(c) Hel.
(d) Skadi.

11. The gods assemble and decide to dress ______ as Freyja so Thor can recover Mjollnir.
(a) Freyr.
(b) Thor.
(c) Odin.
(d) Loki.

12. The family of Karl and Snor and their twelve sons and ten daughters for the race of _________.
(a) Kings.
(b) Gods.
(c) Giants.
(d) Peasants.

13. The wolf is gagged with a _____ stuck vertically in his jaws.
(a) Horn.
(b) Staff.
(c) Sword.
(d) Tree.

14. The old peasant couple the brothers stayed with was really ______ in disguise.
(a) Loki and Brokk.
(b) Freyr and Gerd.
(c) Freyr and Freyja.
(d) Odin and Frigg.

15. The Aesir and Vanir seal their truce by creating a man out of ______.
(a) Spit.
(b) A tree.
(c) Clay.
(d) Ash.

Short Answer Questions

1. Heimdall brings the gift of _______ to Jarl within the book.

2. Freyr gazes into the land of the giants and falls in love with ______.

3. When the Vanir suspect that they have been tricked by the Aesir, they cut off the head of _____.

4. Jarl is ______ to look at and masters sword play, according to the book.

5. The god _______ disguises himself as the giant Bolverk in order to acquire the secret drink.

(see the answer keys)

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