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Which of these helps qualify Beowulf as an epic poem?

A:It reflects a Christian influence***

B:Its protagonist is a god-like hero

C:It contains pagan references

D:Its characters seldom speak


Which of these shows value that Anglo-Saxon culture placed on strength and valor?

A:The Danes' return to Herot as Beowulf did battle in the lake

B:The theft of Grendel's claw by Grendel's mother

C:The return of Beowulf's chain-mail by Grendel's mother

D: The Geats' carrying of Beowulf's battle gear from the lake to Herot***

Are these correct?

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  1. 1. No (Look up "epic hero" in a dictionary.)

    2. Yes

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    posted by Writeacher
  2. Thank you and first question that should be B...Not A....I was not paying attention.

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  3. Right

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  4. Thank you, very much!

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  5. You're welcome!

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