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1. What project does Hrothgar order undertaken to ensure his fame? What is the name of that construction project?
Herot the Mead Hall
3. What does the bard sing about inside the hall early in the narrative? Why does this anger Grendel?
11. What decoration or trophy does Beowulf stick on a spike over the entry-way to Herot?
According to the text, who made the second weapon that Beowulf uses to fight Grendel's mother?
21. What was life like for people during this period of time?
Difficult, bloody conflicts, ignorance and violence
What came to Anglo-Saxon England that ended the sharing of literature through oral tradition? Why?
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