Beowulf Quiz

Why does Grendel attack Herot? He hears the singing of God, who is his enemy
How does the lieutenant recognize Beowulf as a hero? Gives him Beowulf his sword
What body part does Beowulf remove from Grendel arm
What does Beowulf say to the warriors when they try to come to his aid when fighting Grendel? He has it under control
What does Hrothgar give Beowulf? Embroidered banner, breast mail and helmet, a sword, an embossed ridge, and eight horses with gold bridles.
Who is Esher? Esher is the best friend of Hrothgar who Grendel’s mother captured while she attacked Herot in revenge of her son’s murder
Where is the lake like at Grendel’s dam? In a swamp, underground
What does Unferth give Beowulf? ancestral sword, Hrunting,
How does Beowulf kill Grendel’s mother? severs her head off
What two things does Beowulf present to Hrothgar? Grendel’s head and the sword hilt

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