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The Vikings Quiz

The Vikings Quiz

The Vikings Quiz
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The Vikings Quiz

Question 1 of 15

Which region of the world did the Vikings originate from?

A
Scandinavia
B
England
C
Russia
D
North America

Question 2 of 15

What is the name of the famous Viking longship?

A
Caravel
B
Galleon
C
Drakkar
D
Carrack

Question 3 of 15

Who was the Viking explorer credited with discovering North America?

A
Erik the Red
B
Leif Erikson
C
Olaf the Bold
D
Ragnar Lothbrok

Question 4 of 15

What was the name of the Vikings' home region, which includes present-day Norway, Sweden, and Denmark?

A
Nordica
B
Anglia
C
Vinland
D
Scandinavia

Question 5 of 15

Which city in England did the Vikings repeatedly raid during the 9th and 10th centuries?

A
London
B
York
C
Edinburgh
D
Dublin

Question 6 of 15

What was the primary form of government in Viking society?

A
Monarchy
B
Democracy
C
Tribal chieftains
D
Oligarchy

Question 7 of 15

What is the term for a Viking warrior?

A
Jarl
B
Berserker
C
Skald
D
Ealdorman

Question 8 of 15

Which deity was considered the chief god in Norse mythology?

A
Thor
B
Odin
C
Loki
D
Freya

Question 9 of 15

What is the name of the sacred Viking text that contains mythological stories and heroic sagas?

A
Edda
B
Havamal
C
Skaldic verse
D
Sagas

Question 10 of 15

What is the term for the Viking practice of exploring and raiding foreign lands?

A
Conquest
B
Settlement
C
Colonization
D
Viking Age

Question 11 of 15

What is the name of the famous Viking fortress in Denmark, known for its circular shape?

A
Trelleborg
B
Hedeby
C
Birka
D
Jelling

Question 12 of 15

What was the main economic activity of the Vikings?

A
Agriculture
B
Trading
C
Fishing
D
Hunting

Question 13 of 15

What is the term for a Viking burial at sea?

A
Barrow burial
B
Cremation
C
Ship burial
D
Mound burial

Question 14 of 15

Which famous Viking leader is believed to be the inspiration for the legendary figure of King Arthur?

A
Harald Hardrada
B
Rollo
C
Ivar the Boneless
D
Hrolf Kraki

Question 15 of 15

What is the modern-day country where the Viking Age began?

A
Denmark
B
Norway
C
Sweden
D
Iceland

Quiz Details | 15 questions

Prepare to embark on a journey back in time to the era of fierce warriors, daring explorers, and rich Norse mythology. The Vikings, hailing from the lands of Scandinavia, left an enduring legacy in history. This quiz will test your knowledge about their fascinating culture, epic voyages, and impact on the world. Get ready to delve into the world of Viking longships, Norse gods, and their remarkable contributions to history. May Odin guide you as you venture into this quiz about the legendary Vikings. Best of luck!

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