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VOCABULARY

VOCAB

PEOPLE TO KNOW

PEOPLE

PLACES TO LOCATE

PLACES

CULTURE

CULTURE

RELIGION

RELIGION

HODGEPODGE

HODGE

PODGE

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ANOTHER NAME FOR

NORSEMEN, A.K.A. NORTHMEN.

WHO ARE THE VIKINGS?

THE SWEDISH JARL WHO

FOUNDED A VIKING

SETTLEMENT IN MODERN DAY

RUSSIA.

WHO IS RURIK?

THE NAME OF THE REGION

WHICH CONTAINS NORWAY,

SWEDEN, AND DENMARK.

WHAT IS SCANDINAVIA?

THE VIKINGS WEE KNOWN FOR

MAKING THESE.

WHAT ARE

DRAGON-HEADED BOATS?

THE KING OF THE GODS.

WHO IS ODIN?

THE VIKINGS USED THIS FOR

INSULATING THEIR HOMES.

WHAT IS SOD?

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THE VIKING WORD FOR

NARROW BAYS OR HARBORS.

WHAT ARE FJORDS?

THE ADVENTURER WHO

FOUNDED A COLONY ON THE

ISLAND OF GREENLAND.

WHO IS ERIK THE RED?

DENMARK USED TO BE KNOWN

AS THIS.

WHAT IS JUTLAND?

THIS WAS THE SIGN TO CALL

WARRIORS TO BATTLE.

WHAT IS A BONFIRE?

GOD OF THE TRUTH.

WHO IS TYR?

ALSO KNOWN AS "THE

UNREADY."

WHO IS ETHELRED?

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A VIKING WARRIOR.

WHAT IS A BERSERKER?

ERIK THE RED'S SON WHO

LANDED ON THE

NORTHEASTERN COAST OF

NORTH AMERICA.

WHO IS LEIF

ERIKSSON?

WHERE ERIK THE RED'S SON

LANDED IN NORTH AMERICA.

WHAT IS VINLAND?

A VIKING INSULT.

WHAT IS TO CALL A

MAN BEARDLESS?

THE GOD OF THUNDER,

LIGHTNING, AND THE TIDES.

WHO IS THOR?

THE DANISH LEADER WHO

BEGAN SETTLEMENTS ALONG

THE FRENCH COAST.

WHO IS ROLO?

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A VIKING MILITARY CHIEF.

WHAT IS A JARL?

THE ENGLISH KING DEFEATED

BY THE DANISH KING.

WHO IS ETHELRED?

THE DANISH SETTLEMENT IN

ENGLAND.

WHAT IS THE DANELAW?

A LONG VIKING TALE.

WHAT IS A SAGA?

ODIN'S WIFE AND THE GOD OF

MARRIAGE AND MOTHERLY

LOVE.

WHO IS FRIGG?

THE PEOPLE WHO LIVED IN THE

NORSELAW EVENTUALLY

CAME TO BE KNOWN AS THIS.

WHAT ARE THE

NORMANS?

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VIKING POEMS.

WHAT ARE EDDAS?

THE DANISH KING WHO

DEFEATED THE ENGLISH KING.

WHO IS CANUTE?

THE DANISH SETTLEMENT IN

NORTHERN FRANCE WAS FIRST

KNOWN AS THIS.

WHAT IS THE

NORSELAW?

ONE OF THE MODERN VIKING

LANGUAGES.

WHAT IS DANISH,

NORWEGIAN, SWEDISH,

VIKING LETTERS.

WHAT ARE RUNES?

THIS WATER ROUTE FROM THE

BALTIC SEA TO THE CITY OF

BYZANTIUM WAS

ESTABLISHED BY THE VIKINGS.

WHAT IS THE

VARANGIAN ROUTE?

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THE DANISH SETTLEMENT INNORTHERN FRANCE, THENORSELAW, WAS LATERKNOWN AS THIS.   

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WHAT IS NORMANDY?

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GEOGRAPHY  

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THE DANISH SETTLEMENT INNORTHERN FRANCE, THENORSELAW, WAS LATERKNOWN AS THIS.   

 Response:   

WHAT IS NORMANDY?

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