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Sir Gawain and the Green Knight

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight

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Sir Gawain and the Green Knight: I Wish I Could Root for Him, but I’m in the Black-and-White Knight’s Section Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Sir Gawain and the Green Knight? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. What is being celebrated in King Arthur’s court at the beginning of the poem?


King Arthur’s birthday
Lancelot’s victory in battle
Christmas
The opening weekend box office success of The Sword in the Stone
Q. What color is the Green Knight’s skin?


Brown
Green
White
Red
Atomic Tangerine
Q. Who volunteers to take the Green Knight’s challenge?


King Arthur
King Arthur’s drycleaner
King Arthur’s greatest knight
King Arthur’s nephew
Q. What does the Green Knight lose?


His head
His horse
His axe
Two out of three at Angry Birds to some brat kid
Q. Where does Gawain stop and stay on his way to the Green Chapel?


The Super 8 in Inglewood, as he is on an extremely limited budget
A small straw hut
A castle
A house in the clouds
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