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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
One of Odin's two ravens
Odin's horse
Odin's spear
2. Which of these was not forged by the dwarves Brokkr and Sindri?
a magic ring named Draupnir that produces other golden rings
a living, golden boar named Gullinbursti
Thor's hammer Mjolnir
Skidbladnir, the "best of ships"
3. When the giant Thrymr stole Thor's hammer, how did he get it back?
He did not get it back
Loki disguised himself as Thrymr's wife and stole it back
Thor dressed as the goddess Freya and pretended to marry Thrymr
Thrymr sold it back to Thor for all his gold
4. How was the god Baldr killed?
He was killed in battle against a giant
He drowned when his ship was sunk
He was struck by a spear made of mistletoe
He was poisoned by his wife Nanna
5. What was Fenrir?
An eight-legged horse
A serpent so large it encircled the entire world
A giant who could transform into an eagle
An enormous wolf that bit off the hand of the god Tyr
6. How did Odin lose his eye?
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
He traded it to gain wisdom
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?
Thor's magical belt that doubles his strength
A dragon
A magical sword carried by the giant Surtr
An immense tree that connects the Nine Worlds
9. Who is the wife of Thor?
Frigg
Sif
Freya
Iðunn
10. Who was born from nine mothers?
Loki
Heimdall
Balder
Thor
11. Who are the Aesir and the Vanir?
Odin's and Thor's personal guards
two different clans of elves
two groups of Norse gods
fallen warriors who will fight alongside the gods at Ragnarok
12. Who lives in Midgard?
Humans
Giants
Dwarves
Elves
13. Which of these is NOT a child of Loki?
Sleipnir
Jörmungandr
Narfi
Helblindi
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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