Anglo-Saxon Period History Quiz! Part- II

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Anglo-Saxon Period History Quiz! Part- II

Are you familiar with the Anglo-Saxon period? Could you be persuaded to take this quiz? The Anglo Saxons were a cultural group that populated England. They traced their origins to the 5th-century settlement of newcomers to Britain. The development of the Anglo-Saxon identity came to fruition with the interaction between different groups of people. If you are exploring the Anglo -Saxon period, this quiz can take you there.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Animism is the Latin word for which of the following?
    • A. 

      Animated

    • B. 

      Soul

    • C. 

      Anglo-Saxon Priest

    • D. 

      Spirit

  • 2. 
    The Anglo-Saxon word for priest is what?
  • 3. 
  • 4. 
    Who are the three invaders who drove the Britons out of Britain?
    • A. 

      Angles, Saxons, Jutes

    • B. 

      Angles, Jutes, and Scops

    • C. 

      Saxons, Celts, Romans

    • D. 

      German and Danish (Denmark) Invaders

  • 5. 
    The name of the Norse God from whom the word Wednesday comes from:
  • 6. 
    The name of the Norse God from whom the word Thursday comes from:
  • 7. 
    A skilled storyteller who sang of gods and heroes:
    • A. 

      Bard

    • B. 

      Polygamist

    • C. 

      Monotheist

    • D. 

      Scop

  • 8. 
    Belief in more than one god:
    • A. 

      Polytheism

    • B. 

      Monotheism

    • C. 

      Polygamy

    • D. 

      Animism

    • E. 

      Thorism

  • 9. 
    The language of the Anglo-Saxons which became the new name of England