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Reading Quizzes

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Sample of Reading Quizzes

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1. Who founded the Spear-Danes' ruling house?
2. What clan is Grendel from?
3. What building does Grendel destroy?
4. Who comes to help Hrothgar?
5. To whom does the Geat hero owe allegiance?


1. Shield Sheafson
2. Cain's clan
3. Heorot Hall
4. The Geats
5. Lord Hygelac