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1

after killing grendel's mother, what does beowulf do

return to sweden with all of hrothgar's gifts

2

beowulf becomes the king after

his uncle and cousin die

3

how long does beowulf rule

50 years

4

how does the dragon awaken

a thief goes into the dragon's tower and steals a cup

5

how old is beowulf

around 70

6

beowulf's ancient sword

nagling

7

what happens to the sword

broke in the dragon's skin

8

what happened to beowulf's followers

all left except one

9

who is the warrior that stayed

wiglaf

10

who is the next king of the geats

wiglaf

11

how does the epic end

with beowulf's pagan burial

12

how is beowulf buried

with his riches and treasures from the dragon

13

what does beowulf ask wiglaf to do before he dies

tell him to be king
tells him to grab the dragon's treasures so he can die with them.
tells him his burial rites

14

last line

deserving or praise

15

how long did it take to make the monument

10 days

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