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What do you know about the Vikings?

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This Ringerike style sculpture was found in the churchyard of an English town. Which town?

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This was the site of a famous battle between the Anglo-Saxons and the Vikings. Where is it?

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In 921 to 922 an Arab journeyed as an embassy of the Abbasid Caliph of Baghdad to the king of the Volga Bulgars. On his travels he witnessed the funeral of a Rus Viking chieftain and wrote a detailed account of the proceedings. Who was he?

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This wind van is decorated with which style of Viking art?

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The wood carvings on Norway's most highly decorated stave church have given the name to a Viking Age art style. Which style is it?

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This whalebone plaque came from a boat burial in the United Kingdom. Where was this burial?

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Excavations in advance of the construction of a new relief road uncovered a burial pit containing over fifty decapitated Vikings. For which town was this relief road?

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This sculpture shows the god Thor fishing for Jörmungandr (the Midgard Serpent). Where is this sculpture?

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This runestone records the name of king who “made the Danes Christians”. Who was that king?

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The ring-chain design running down the centre of this cross is an insular form of the Borre style. This interlace is named after the man who carved the cross. What was his name?

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