a rock that Beorn walked on; it is the only one near his home; he is familiar with it
Where and what is the Carrock?
Beorn thinks kindly of the dwarves because they killed the Great Goblin; his enemies are the goblins
Why does Beorn think kindly of the dwarves? Who are Beorn's enemies?
ponies for Bilbo and the dwarves; horse for Gandalf; nuts; flour; sealed jars of dried fruits; pots of honey; twice-baked cakes
What does Beorn provide for the travelers' continued journey?
Beorn: it is dark, dangerous, and difficult; hard to find food/water; there is only one stream; its water is deadly
Gandalf: stick to the path; keep their spirits up; hope for the best
What is Beorn's advice about Mirkwood? What is Gandalf's advice?
no; Bilbo and the dwarves were almost captured by the spiders; they were similar to flies being caught by spiders
Are the flies referred to in the chapter title literal flies? Explain.
he stumbled when a deer jumped over him; he fell into the water; he pushed the boat away from the bank; he almost drowned; he slept for many days; had a dream about food
What happens to Bombur?
when they come across the river that Beorn warned them not to drink from; when Bilbo is separated and alone; it is after he killed the spider; they cannot find each other;
When are the dwarves glad about Beorn's warning to them? When do they later lament the fact that the did not remember his advice? (HELP ME!!!! i got this wrong)
there is no escape from the magic doors in there cave-thing
The dwarves are captured by the Wood-elves. Why do the elves have no need of tying up their prisoners? (help here please)
wandering in the Wood-elves' kingdom without leave
What are the crimes the dwarves are accused of committing?
he can sneak around the guards and locate the dwarves' cells; he delivered Thorin's message to the other dwarves
What good results from Bilbo's invisible presence in the Wood-elves' cellar?
he puts the ring on and gets the keys after the guard and the butler both fall asleep
How does Bilbo get possession of the guard's keys?