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In Eagles

In 'The Hobbit' what is an eyrie?

It is referring to the nest of an eagle or other bird of prey. (Usually up in trees, on high cliffs, etc.) So in The Hobbit, where it says Thorondor (Lord of Eagles) kept eyri (MORE)

Where are the swords from in The Hobbit?

The named swords (Orcrist, Glamdring and Sting) are found by Thorin and Company in a troll cave. Originally, however, they were from the hidden elven kingdom of Gondolin in Be (MORE)

How tall is a hobbit?

Bullroarer Took was 4 feet 5 inches tall and only two hobbits were ever taller. Generally hobbits are 3 to 3 1/2 feet tall. The name halfling was given to them by the Duneda (MORE)

What is the Arkenstone in 'The Hobbit'?

The Arkenstone was a great white gem of brilliant translucency. Also called 'The Heart of the Mountain'. It was the most prized possession of the Dwarf-kings of Erebor.
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Describe a hobbit and a Hobbit Hole?

Hobbits are short people who never do anything unexpected or go on any adventures. Most hobbit holes are built into the side of a hill. They have a door on one side, and ano (MORE)
In Sports

What is a hobbit runner?

A hobbit-like marathon runner that, despite the creature's robust dimensions, bow-legs, unusually large calves and its propensity to sweat profusely, can compete with the best (MORE)

What is the answer to 20c plus 5 equals 5c plus 65?

20c + 5 = 5c + 65 Divide through by 5: 4c + 1 = c + 13 Subtract c from both sides: 3c + 1 = 13 Subtract 1 from both sides: 3c = 12 Divide both sides by 3: c = 4
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Why was The Hobbit written?

The Hobbit was written by JRR Tolkien after a random sentence came to his mind during, of all things, a bike ride. The sentence was "In a hole in the ground, there lived a hob (MORE)