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Norse mythology multiple choice

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