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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Eirik's Saga, Chapters 9 - 11, Thorhall Breaks Away, Karlsefni Goes South, The Skrælings Attack.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What happens when Eirik requests his possessions back from Thorgest?
(a) A fight broke out.
(b) All of the above.
(c) Two of Thorgest's sons and several other men were killed.
(d) Eirik went to get them when they were not returned.

2. Who initializes the marriage between Karlsefni and Gudrid?
(a) Eirik the Red.
(b) Karlsefni.
(c) None of the above.
(d) Gudrid.

3. According to the prophecy, where will Gudrid go on pilgrimage?
(a) Thorvald's grave.
(b) Rome.
(c) Mecca.
(d) Norway.

4. Where do the brothers stay when they arrive in Vinland?
(a) All cramped inside the smallest of Leif's houses.
(b) In a house they build farther inland.
(c) In Leif's houses.
(d) On their ship.

5. What does Thorbjorg do for Gudrid?
(a) Blesses her.
(b) Makes her a beautiful dress.
(c) Promises the wealthiest man in the land.
(d) Tells her future.

Short Answer Questions

1. Why does Leif travel to the Hebrides?

2. What does Eirik do when he finds Greenland?

3. How do Thorstein and much of his crew die?

4. What arrangement does Karlsefni make with Leif regarding the houses in Vinland?

5. What happens to Tyrkir?

(see the answer key)

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