The epic poem Beowulf inspired the heroic journey story. How well do you know the story of Beowulf?
Why are the Geats weapons useless when the soldiers try to help Beowulf?
Why does Grendle attack Heorot?
What does Unferth do to show that he supports Beowulf?
Why doesn't Beowulf fight Grendle's Mother when she comes to seek revenge?
What promise does Beowulf make as he takes leave of Hrothgar and the Danes?
How long did Heorot remain empty?
Who or what is Heorot?
Why is the dragon burning down the homes of the Geats?
Where are Beowulf's followers when he is losing the battle with the dragon?