The Ultimate
Beowulf
Book Quiz

Question 1 of 12

Where does the book take place?

  • Denmark
  • Norway
  • UK
  • Ireland

Question 2 of 12

Who is Grendel?

  • Demon in the swampland
  • Demon in the castle
  • Friend in the swampland
  • Friend in the castle

Question 3 of 12

What did King Hrothgar build for his men?

  • Heorot
  • Castle
  • Swamp
  • Feast

Question 4 of 12

Which people did Grendel terrorize?

  • The Danes
  • The Geats
  • Other demons
  • Royalty

Question 5 of 12

Who defeats Grendel?

  • Beowulf
  • King Hrothgar
  • King Hrothgar's army
  • King Hygelac

Question 6 of 12

How is Grendel ultimately defeated?

  • Beowulf rips off his arm
  • King Hrothgar rips off his arm
  • Beowulf stabs him
  • King Hrothgar stabs him

Question 7 of 12

Who kills Aeschere?

  • Grendel's mother
  • Grendel
  • Beowulf
  • Grendel's sister

Question 8 of 12

What weapon does Beowulf use to kill Grendel's mother?

  • A sword
  • A gun
  • His hands
  • A cannon

Question 9 of 12

What does Beowulf bring back after he kills Grendel's mother?

  • Grendel's head
  • Grendel's hand
  • Grendel
  • Grendel's foot

Question 10 of 12

Who is Beowulf's king?

  • Hygelac
  • Hrothgar
  • Heorot
  • The Danes

Question 11 of 12

How long does Beowulf rule Geatland?

  • 50 years
  • 40 years
  • 60 years
  • 55 years

Question 12 of 12

How does Beowulf die?

  • A dragon bite to the neck
  • A dragon's fiery breath
  • A dragon scratch
  • A dragon bite to the stomach

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