Beowulf Quiz – Book Quizzes Online
1. Where in the world was Beowulf set?
2. Which of these monsters did Beowulf fight?
3. Who wrote Beowulf?
Hans Christian Andersen
The author is unknown
4. Who played Beowulf in the Hollywood Blockbuster?
Billy Ray Cyrus
5. Where is Beowulf believed mostly likely to have been written?
6. In the audio book, which King did Beowulf help after his hall was attacked by a monster?
7. Who played Queen Wealtheow in the 2007 film of Beowulf?
Robin Wright Penn
8. The only surviving manuscript (pictured at the top of the page) is believed to date from about … ?
9. Which of the following best describes Beowulf’s religion?
10. Which of these actors did NOT appear in the 2007 film version of Beowulf?
Answers to the Beowulf Quiz:
1.Scandinavia 2. Grendel 3. The author is unknown 4. Ray Winstone 5. Britain 6. Hrothgar 7. Robin Wright Penn 8. 1010 AD 9. Pagan 10. Dominic West