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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Eirik's Saga, Chapters 7 - 8, Karlsefni in Greenland, Karlsefni Goes to Vinland.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is found in abundance on the island near Straumfjord?
2. Who travels with Thorbjorn to Greenland?
(b) About thrity friends.
(c) No one but Gudrid and his slaves.
(d) Three entire ships of people.
3. Where do the men bury Thorvald?
(a) Krossaness, the place he thought suitable for a home.
(b) At sea.
(c) In Greenland.
(d) At the houses that Leif built.
4. In Eirik's saga, how does Leif encounter Vinland?
(a) He is blown off course when he returns from Norway.
(b) Thorgunna tells him where it is.
(c) He is chased by pirates, and finds it while fleeing from them.
(d) He follows an ancient trade route.
5. Why does Leif travel to the Hebrides?
(a) He was blown off course on his way to Norway.
(b) In search of new lands.
(c) He had to leave because of some killings.
(d) On a mission from King Olaf Tryggvason.
Short Answer Questions
1. What do Leif and his men find on the return trip to Greenland?
2. How do Thorstein and much of his crew die?
3. What happens between Thorgest and Eirik when Eirik returns to Iceland?
4. What were the characteristics of the first land that Leif and his crew land on?
5. What causes a fight between Eirik and Thorgest?
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