King Arthur

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  • 1. 

    Who is Arthur's father?

    • A.

      Merlin

    • B.

      Uther-Pendragon

    • C.

      Kay

    • D.

      Jake

    Correct Answer
    B. Uther-Pendragon
    Explanation
    Uther-Pendragon is the correct answer because in Arthurian legend, Uther Pendragon is commonly recognized as the father of King Arthur. Uther was the king of Britain and had a romantic relationship with Igraine, who was Arthur's mother. Uther's role in the story is significant as he plays a part in the conception of Arthur and sets the stage for the events that follow in Arthur's life.

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  • 2. 

    Who is Arthur's brother?

    • A.

      Kay

    • B.

      Ector

    • C.

      Gaheris

    • D.

      Gawaine

    Correct Answer
    A. Kay
    Explanation
    Arthur's brother is Kay because Kay is a well-known character in Arthurian legend who is often portrayed as Arthur's foster brother or adopted brother. Kay is also one of the Knights of the Round Table and plays a significant role in many Arthurian stories.

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  • 3. 

    What does Arthur pull from the anvil?

    • A.

      Hammer

    • B.

      Sword

    • C.

      Knife

    • D.

      Gun

    Correct Answer
    B. Sword
    Explanation
    Arthur pulls a sword from the anvil.

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  • 4. 

    Why does Arthur get the Round Table?

    • A.

      He bought it

    • B.

      It appeared magically

    • C.

      It was given to him when he took the throne

    • D.

      It was a dowry from Lady Guinevere

    Correct Answer
    D. It was a dowry from Lady Guinevere
    Explanation
    Arthur gets the Round Table as a dowry from Lady Guinevere. This suggests that Lady Guinevere brings the Round Table as part of her marriage settlement when she marries Arthur.

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  • 5. 

    Who killed Merlin?

    • A.

      Queen Morgana

    • B.

      King Arthur

    • C.

      Vivien

    • D.

      Harrison

    Correct Answer
    C. Vivien
    Explanation
    Vivien killed Merlin because she was a powerful sorceress who wanted to gain his knowledge and power for herself. She tricked Merlin into teaching her his magic and then used her newfound abilities to trap him in a cave, where he eventually died. Vivien's jealousy and desire for power ultimately led to Merlin's demise.

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  • 6. 

    Why is Queen Morgana furious at KIng Arthur?

    • A.

      He beat her

    • B.

      He didn't pick her son for the round table

    • C.

      He made her marry someone she didn't like

    • D.

      He cheated on her

    Correct Answer
    B. He didn't pick her son for the round table
    Explanation
    Queen Morgana is furious at King Arthur because he didn't pick her son for the round table. This implies that Queen Morgana believes her son deserved a place at the round table, but King Arthur did not choose him. This decision has angered Queen Morgana, possibly because she feels that her son was overlooked or unfairly treated by King Arthur.

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  • 7. 

    When does King Arthur first meet Lady Guinevere?

    • A.

      At her castle

    • B.

      When he is a gardener's boy

    • C.

      In a hermit's hut

    • D.

      In the forest they run into eachother

    Correct Answer
    C. In a hermit's hut
    Explanation
    King Arthur first meets Lady Guinevere in a hermit's hut.

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  • 8. 

    What is the answer to the riddle that the knight gives King Arthur?

    • A.

      Her will

    • B.

      Money

    • C.

      Nice man

    • D.

      Family

    Correct Answer
    A. Her will
    Explanation
    The riddle that the knight gives King Arthur is asking for the answer to "her will". This suggests that the knight is referring to a woman's desire or intention. The other options such as money, nice man, and family do not fit the context of the riddle. Therefore, the correct answer is "her will".

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  • 9. 

    Who killed the Duke of North Umber?

    • A.

      King Arthur

    • B.

      Sir Gawaine

    • C.

      Sir Ewaine

    • D.

      King Leondegrance

    Correct Answer
    A. King Arthur
    Explanation
    King Arthur is the correct answer because in the question it is asked who killed the Duke of North Umber, and King Arthur is the only option given that could have the authority and power to kill a duke. The other options, Sir Gawaine, Sir Ewaine, and King Leondegrance, do not have the same level of authority or power as King Arthur. Therefore, it can be inferred that King Arthur is the most likely candidate to have killed the Duke of North Umber.

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  • 10. 

    Where did Arthur get Excalibur?

    • A.

      Near arroy

    • B.

      His court

    • C.

      North Umber

    • D.

      Woods

    Correct Answer
    A. Near arroy
    Explanation
    Arthur got Excalibur near Arroy.

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  • 11. 

    What happened when Arthur tried to cut off the knight's head?

    • A.

      He killed him

    • B.

      It came off then back on again

    • C.

      Nothing

    • D.

      He accidently cut off his own head

    Correct Answer
    B. It came off then back on again
    Explanation
    When Arthur tried to cut off the knight's head, the knight's head came off but then miraculously reattached itself to his body.

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  • 12. 

    Who fills the Seat of Perilous in the Round Table?

    • A.

      Arthur

    • B.

      Sir Ewaine

    • C.

      Merlin

    • D.

      Nobody yet

    Correct Answer
    D. Nobody yet
    Explanation
    The question asks about who fills the Seat of Perilous in the Round Table. The correct answer is "nobody yet" because the Seat of Perilous remains empty until a knight pure of heart and destined for greatness comes to claim it. This seat is reserved for the knight who will embark on the quest for the Holy Grail. Therefore, at the time of the question, nobody has filled the Seat of Perilous.

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  • 13. 

    What is special about the sheath of Excalibur?

    • A.

      It is made from gold

    • B.

      It allows Arthur to lose no blood as long as it is at his side

    • C.

      Arthur has to keep it from touching the floor or else he will die

    • D.

      He likes it

    Correct Answer
    B. It allows Arthur to lose no blood as long as it is at his side
    Explanation
    The sheath of Excalibur is special because it allows Arthur to lose no blood as long as it is at his side. This means that even if he is injured in battle, he will not bleed as long as he has the sheath with him. This attribute of the sheath provides Arthur with a unique advantage and protection in combat.

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  • 14. 

    Who puts a spear head in Sir Pellias's side?

    • A.

      Sir Gawaine

    • B.

      Sir Ewaine

    • C.

      King Arthur

    • D.

      The hermit

    Correct Answer
    A. Sir Gawaine
    Explanation
    Sir Gawaine puts a spear head in Sir Pellias's side.

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  • 15. 

    Who gives Sir Pellias the necklace of opal stones?

    • A.

      Queen Guinevere

    • B.

      Lady Ettard

    • C.

      A lady or the lake

    • D.

      Parcenet

    Correct Answer
    C. A lady or the lake
    Explanation
    The correct answer is A lady or the lake. In Arthurian legends, Sir Pellias receives the necklace of opal stones from a lady or the lake. This lady, often referred to as the Lady of the Lake, is a mystical figure who plays a significant role in Arthurian mythology. She is known for her association with Excalibur, as well as for bestowing gifts and aiding various knights on their quests. Therefore, it is logical to assume that she is the one who gives Sir Pellias the necklace of opal stones.

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  • 16. 

    Who told King Arthur the answer to the riddle?

    • A.

      Merlin

    • B.

      Boisenard

    • C.

      An old lady

    • D.

      A knight

    Correct Answer
    C. An old lady
    Explanation
    An old lady told King Arthur the answer to the riddle.

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  • 17. 

    Who does the old lady turn out to be?

    • A.

      A noble knight

    • B.

      A lady of the lake

    • C.

      A young girl

    • D.

      Queen Morgana

    Correct Answer
    B. A lady of the lake
    Explanation
    The old lady turns out to be a lady of the lake.

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  • 18. 

    Where does Arthur pull the sword from?

    • A.

      London town

    • B.

      Arroy

    • C.

      Camliard

    • D.

      North umber

    Correct Answer
    A. London town
    Explanation
    Arthur pulls the sword from London town.

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  • 19. 

    Who does Arthur beat over the shoulders with a stick?

    • A.

      A gardener

    • B.

      A knight

    • C.

      Lady guinevere

    • D.

      Sir gawaine

    Correct Answer
    A. A gardener
    Explanation
    Arthur beats a gardener over the shoulders with a stick.

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  • 20. 

    What is Arthur called when he mysteriously defeats the Duke of North Umber?

    • A.

      King Arthur

    • B.

      White Champion

    • C.

      Mysterious Man

    • D.

      Knight boy

    Correct Answer
    B. White Champion
    Explanation
    In Arthurian legends, Arthur is often referred to as the "White Champion" when he defeats his enemies in battle. This title symbolizes his purity, righteousness, and divine favor. The defeat of the Duke of North Umber is a significant event in Arthur's journey, showcasing his exceptional skills and destiny as the rightful king. Therefore, the correct answer is "White Champion."

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