The Viking Quiz
A Viking quiz! Hurrah!!
The word "beserk" was used to describe a fearless Viking going into battle without what piece of equipment?
In which city did the Vikings run the world's largest slave market around the year 1000?
Viking ships were steered by rudders on the right side of the boat. This side was known as "styrbord", meaning "steer side". Eventually "styrbord" became "starboard".
Who was the last Viking king of Jorvik, modern day York?
Eric the Red
Eric the Last
Which of these musical intruments was NOT played by Viking musicians?
Which of the following was the favourite amulet of the Vikings?
In which year did Harald Hardraade found the Norwegian city of Oslo?
Who was the first Viking to land on the American continent?
Erik the Red
In 793, where did the first Viking raids on Britain take place?
When the Vikings landed in America they named the area where they landed, now Newfoundland, Vinland because of the grapes they found growing there.
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