The Death of Arthur: Summary & Themes - Quiz & Worksheet


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Which prose piece is considered the most accurate historical description of King Arthur's death?

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1. Who killed King Arthur?

2. Where was King Arthur's body last seen?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz/worksheet combo will help check your understanding of the lesson on the legends around the death of King Arthur. Some of the questions you will be asked include who killed King Arthur and where his body was last seen.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use these assessment tools to check your knowledge of:

  • Themes from the legend of Arthur
  • Most accurate historical source on Arthur
  • Last sighting of King Arthur's body

Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet allow students to test the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson on the legends surrounding the death of King Arthur
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding prose depictions of the King Arthur legend
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the historical period of Arthur's reign

Additional Learning

To learn more about this topic, review the accompanying lesson, The Death of Arthur: Summary & Themes. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Summarize the story of King Arthur's childhood, reign, and death
  • Identify key themes from the legend
  • Understand the important symbols found within the legend of Arthur