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You are to select one of the 3 questions and write a two page MLA style essay. YOU MUST BE FAMILIAR WITH THE EPIC STORY OF BEOWULF.

1. Analyze the differences in the three fights and explain how they trace the development of Beowulf as a hero.
2. Was Beowulf’s cockiness/confidence an asset to his character or a tragic flaw?
3. Compare/Contrast Gilgamesh and Beowulf. Who would you rather be your leader?