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Lindisfarne, 793 CE
where was the first major viking raid in England and when?
Erik the red, 986 CE
who found greenland and when?
Leif Erikson, 1000CE
who found North America and when?
what is a long, narrative Epic written in old norse called?
viking expeditions were a mixture of raiding, trading, and searching for land
what were viking expeditions called?
Vikings left Scandinavia because of poverty, needing fertile land and the liked exploring
why did vikings leave Scandinavia
King,Jarl, Karl and Thrall
what was the social hierarchy
People who survived an attack became ________
Viking heaven-for warriors
The home of the humans in Viking mythology
The World Tree
A giant snake surrounding Midgard
Leader of the gods
God of thunder
Connects Midgard and Asgard
Home of the gods
What were Viking boats called?
Where did the Vikings lived