Finland questions This is a list of recently added questions about Finland. Play Finland quiz and see all the questions. Which of these languages is not related to the others?Finnish. Swedish, Norwegian, and Danish are part of the Germanic language group, while Finnish is part of the Finno-Ugric language group.Created by: Roy ZhuSweden riddles »average 67% NorwegianNorwegian254SwedishSwedish289FinnishFinnish2262DanishDanish563 Where were the Moomins created?In Finland. The Moomins were created by Swedish-speaking Finnish writer Tove Jansson, and were originally published in Swedish in Finland in 1945. There is a theme park called Moomin World in Naantali, Finland.Created by: globalquiz.orgfairy tales riddles »average 66% in the United Statesin the United States127in Japanin Japan228in Swedenin Sweden1759in Finlandin Finland4110 The Moomins were created as book characters by Tove Jansson. But who created their well known hippopotamus-like appearances?Tove Jansson herself. Tove Jansson (pictured) was not only a writer, but also an illustrator. She created a series of comic books about the Moomins.Created by: globalquiz.orgbooks riddles »average 63% Tove Jansson herselfTove Jansson herself3656John Bauer, Swedish illustratorJohn Bauer, Swedish illustrator1290Peyo, Belgian cartoonistPeyo, Belgian cartoonist528Walt Disney StudioWalt Disney Studio272 How do Finns call the Baltic Sea?East Sea. In all Germanic languages except English the Baltic Sea is called "East Sea" - this includes German (Ostsee), Dutch (Oostzee) and all Scandinavian languages. The name has been used since the Viking age, and was also adpoted (through Swedish) into Finnish language, disregarding the geography (the sea is west of Finland).Created by: Gizem İsmailoğluBaltic Sea riddles »hard 48% West SeaWest Sea876East SeaEast Sea3365North SeaNorth Sea604South SeaSouth Sea2068 Which European language is Finnish most closely related to?Estonian. Finnish is not an Indo-European language. It is (together with Estonian) a member of Finnic group, which itself belong to Uralic family. Estonian and Finnish are not mutually intelligible, although many words and the grammar are similar, so people can typically understand written texts in the other language to some extent (similarily to Portuguese and Spanish).Created by: Paul CaspackScandinavia riddles »hard 45% SwedishSwedish1321EstonianEstonian3428HungarianHungarian2005NoneNone734 In which countries there is a government monopoly on the sale of liquor?In Scandinavia. The state-run vendor is called Systembolaget in Sweden, Vinmonopolet in Norway and Alko in Finland. The governments of these countries claim that the purpose of these monopolies is to reduce the consumption of alcohol.Created by: CleoNorway riddles »average 67% in Scandinaviain Scandinavia6393in Baltic countriesin Baltic countries598in Russia, Belarus and Ukrainein Russia, Belarus and Ukraine1808in Belgium and Luxembourgin Belgium and Luxembourg631 Which Nordic country is not very successful in the alpine skiing competitions?Finland. Alpine skiing is the sport of sliding down snow-covered hills. Since Finland is flat (except for low mountains in the far North), there are places no to practice alpine skiing there. In the whole Olympic Games history, Finland won only one medal (Tanja Poutiainen, silver in giant slalom in 2006).Created by: globalquiz.orgskiing riddles »hard 51% NorwayNorway596SwedenSweden1156FinlandFinland4228All of them are equally successfullAll of them are equally successfull2247 Where is the Gulf of Bothnia?Between Sweden and Finland. A number of rivers from both countries flow into the gulf. As a result, a salinity gradient exists from north to south. In the south the water is the normal brackish water of the Baltic Sea, but in the north, the salinity is so low, that one can no longer taste the salt in the water and many freshwater fish thrive in it.Created by: globalquiz.orggeography of Scandinavia riddles »very hard 35% between Finland and Russiabetween Finland and Russia2870between Sweden and Finlandbetween Sweden and Finland3210between Sweden and Denmarkbetween Sweden and Denmark1506between Finland and Estoniabetween Finland and Estonia1489 Which consumer electronics manufacturer also produced tires?Nokian Tyres was split from the Nokia Corporation in 1988. Nokia, which became the largest mobile telephone manufacturer in 1998, ended its ownership interest in Nokian Tyres in 2003.Created by: Monica Stillercompanies riddles »hard 48% NokiaNokia5681SharpSharp1895PhillipsPhillips1442GrundigGrundig2592 Which European countries once instituted prohibition of alcohol?Nordic Countries. In the early twentieth century, much of the impetus for the prohibition movement in the Nordic countries and North America came from moralistic convictions of pietistic Protestants. Nordic countries had started prohibition before the United States did. Between 1915-1919, laws were passed in Norway, Iceland and Finland. Created by: globalquiz.orghistory of Scandinavia riddles »average 60% Spain and PortugalSpain and Portugal2202Austria and GermanyAustria and Germany2172Balkan CountriesBalkan Countries1513Nordic CountriesNordic Countries9196 Play Scandinavia quiz and see all the questions.