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Hrothulf, Hrethric and

Hrothmund

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Why does Wealhtheow mention Hrothulf, Hrethric and Hrothmund to Hrothgar in the middle of the festivities?

A

It is tradition to acknowledge ancestors at feasts.

B

To remind Hrothgar of his family

C

To remind Beowulf of his family

D

To acknowledge the thanes who helped Beowulf in his fight.

E

To teach these three boys how best to behave during a feast.