BRITISH MYTHS AND LEGENDS
1. In the Old English saga Beowulf, what is the name of the monster?
 Grendel
2. A village in North Wales is named for the grave of a legendary dog. What is it's name?
 Beddgelert
3. Doncaster airport takes its name from which figure in folklore?
 Robin Hood
4. What building in Scotland is said to house the Holy Grail and features prominently at the end of The Da Vinci Code?
 Rosslyn Chapel
5. In Arthurian legend, who fought the Green Night?
 Gawain
6. Which Irish hero built the Giant's Causeway?
 Fionn mac Cumhaill (Finn McCool)
7. The Loch Ness monster is said to be a long-surviving dinosaurus, but what type?
 Plesiosaurus
8. What is the name given to the collection of Welsh legends?
 The Mabinogion
9. Which famous author hoped to create "a mythology for England"?
 J. R. R. Tolkien
10. St George is the patron saint of England, but in which country would you find his tomb?
 Israel