Norse mythology multiple choice

Answer these questions about Norse mythology.
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1. What is Gungnir?
One of Odin's two ravens
Odin's horse
Odin's spear
Odin's sword
2. Which of these was not forged by the dwarves Brokkr and Sindri?
Thor's hammer Mjolnir
a magic ring named Draupnir that produces other golden rings
Skidbladnir, the "best of ships"
a living, golden boar named Gullinbursti
3. When the giant Thrymr stole Thor's hammer, how did he get it back?
He did not get it back
Thrymr sold it back to Thor for all his gold
Thor dressed as the goddess Freya and pretended to marry Thrymr
Loki disguised himself as Thrymr's wife and stole it back
4. How was the god Baldr killed?
He drowned when his ship was sunk
He was struck by a spear made of mistletoe
He was poisoned by his wife Nanna
He was killed in battle against a giant
5. What was Fenrir?
An enormous wolf that bit off the hand of the god Tyr
A giant who could transform into an eagle
An eight-legged horse
A serpent so large it encircled the entire world
6. How did Odin lose his eye?
He removed it and transformed it into a hawk
He traded it to gain wisdom
He lost it in a battle with a giant
He was stabbed in the eye by Loki
7. What did Valkyries do?
Brought those who died in battle to Valhalla
Spread Odin's decrees to the other gods
Kept giants from invading Midgard
Brewed mead for the gods
8. What is Yggdrasil?
A magical sword carried by the giant Surtr
A dragon
An immense tree that connects the Nine Worlds
Thor's magical belt that doubles his strength
9. Who is the wife of Thor?
10. Who was born from nine mothers?
11. Who are the Aesir and the Vanir?
two groups of Norse gods
Odin's and Thor's personal guards
two different clans of elves
fallen warriors who will fight alongside the gods at Ragnarok
12. Who lives in Midgard?
13. Which of these is NOT a child of Loki?
14. What is Ragnarok?
End of the world
Death of the gods
Birth of a new world
Twilight of the gods
15. Who wrote the Prose Edda, from which comes much of what we know of Norse mythology?
Cnut the Great
Leif Erikson
Olaf Tryggvason
Snorri Sturluson
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