# How long did it take beowulf to reach the mud of the

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Chapter 1 / Exercise 58
Nature of Mathematics
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33. How long did it take Beowulf to reach the “mud of the bottom”? How does this solidify Beowulf as an epic hero?(469)
34. How long had Grendel’s mother ruled those waters?(473) Half a hundred years35. List two kennings serving as renamings of Grendel’s mother.
36.What protects Beowulf from the creature’s claws?(523) The chain mail suit caught the dull sword
38.What makes Beowulf leap back into battle?(502-503) Beowulf longed only for fame, leaped back into battle.39.What aids Beowulf in his battle with Grendel’s mother?
40.How does Grendel’s mother die?
41.What does Beowulf take from the underwater lair?
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42.Unlike his battle with Grendel, how does Beowulf intend to fight the dragon?
43.What happened to Beowulf’s sword?
44.What is fighting against Beowulf for the first time?
45.Identify two kennings from this passage.
46.Identify the one warrior to remain faithful to Beowulf.
47.Of what does Wiglaf accuse Beowulf’s followers?
48. Wiglaf and Beowulf kill the dragon, but the old king is mortally wounded. As he dies, Beowulf asks Wiglaf to bring him the treasure that the dragon was guarding.49.In Beowulf’s death scene, what is shown about the importance in warrior culture of the commemoration of individuals after death?
51.What items does Beowulf give to Wiglaf?
52.The Geat’s build a tower for Beowulf. What do they leave there and what is buried around the base?
53.What do the twelve men do who ride their horses around the tower?