Mythology Study Guide: Norse Gods, Goddesses & Stories Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What were dwarves known for in Norse mythology?

Question 2 2. What is the name of the classic work of Norse mythology in which we find Signy and Sigurd?

Question 3 3. What ultimately becomes of Sigurd?

Question 4 4. Which of these best describes the giants of Norse mythology?

Question 5 5. What is Signy's role in her story?

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Question 6 6. The Valkyries had a double-nature in Norse mythology. On one hand, they brought the honored dead to Valhalla, but what else did they do?

Question 7 7. Where did the Aesir gods live?

Question 8 8. What is Sigurd's first claim to fame in the Völsunga saga?

Question 9 9. Which of these best describes the role of Odin in Norse mythology?

Question 10 10. How many tribes of deities were there, according to Norse traditions?

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Question 11 11. What form were the jötnar Fenrir, Jorundgand, and Surt?

Question 12 12. Which god was likely worshipped as the leader of the Aesir by the first Norse people, before traditions changed and elevated Odin as the chief?

Question 13 13. Why did Odin transport certain people to Valhalla after they died?

Question 14 14. Which of these is not a common theme in Norse mythology?

Question 15 15. How did the Norse feel about their ancestors?

Mythology Study Guide: Norse Gods, Goddesses & Stories Chapter Exam Instructions

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