Scandinavia questions This is a list of recently added questions about Scandinavia. Play Scandinavia 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 ZhuFinland riddles »average 67% NorwegianNorwegian216SwedishSwedish253FinnishFinnish1986DanishDanish489 Where is the Nobel Peace Prize awarded?Oslo. No one knows for sure why the Nobel Peace Prize is awarded in Norway (accordingly to Nobel's will), as all the other Nobel Prizes are awarded in Stockholm, Sweden. The Norwegian Nobel Committee speculates that Nobel may have considered Norway better suited to awarding the prize, as it did not have the same militaristic traditions as Sweden.Created by: Roy Zhuprizes riddles »average 60% StockholmStockholm1658OsloOslo3334AmsterdamAmsterdam156CopenhagenCopenhagen328 In which country road signs have a yellow background instead of white?In Sweden. In Scandinavia, road signs have a yellow color instead of white on warning and prohibition signs. This is for the purpose of enhancing the visibility of the sign during the winter, as white signs would be hard to see in the snow.Created by: globalquiz.orgcars riddles »hard 55% in Francein France1038in Moroccoin Morocco1076in the United Kingdomin the United Kingdom944in Swedenin Sweden3812 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 65% in the United Statesin the United States112in Japanin Japan213in Swedenin Sweden1643in Finlandin Finland3738 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 herself3288John Bauer, Swedish illustratorJohn Bauer, Swedish illustrator1196Peyo, Belgian cartoonistPeyo, Belgian cartoonist490Walt Disney StudioWalt Disney Studio245 Where was scandium chemical element discovered?In Sweden. Scandium was discovered in 1879 by Lars Fredrik Nilson at the Uppsala University. He named it from the Latin word Scandia meaning "Scandinavia"Created by: globalquiz.orgLatin riddles »easy 72% in Francein France559in Russiain Russia901in Germanyin Germany608in Swedenin Sweden5467 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 47% West SeaWest Sea792East SeaEast Sea2941North SeaNorth Sea554South SeaSouth Sea1871 What is the name of this character?The Groke is a hill-shaped creature that scares the Moomins. She says nothing and the ground freezes below her.Created by: globalquiz.orgculture riddles »very easy 82% The SnorkThe Snork147The GrokeThe Groke3107HemulenHemulen400MoominmammaMoominmamma134 Which Scandinavian capital is not a seaport?All Scandinavian capitals are seaports. All Scandinavian capitals - including Stockholm, Oslo, Helsinki, Copenhagen and Reykjavik developed as a sea trade hubs.Created by: globalquiz.orgcities of Scandinavia riddles »average 60% OsloOslo2262StockholmStockholm1435HelsinkiHelsinki1447All Scandinavian capitals are seaportsAll Scandinavian capitals are seaports7905 What is the largest religious group in Scandinavia?Lutherans. Lutheranism spread through all of Scandinavia during the 16th century, as the monarch of Denmark–Norway and the monarch of Sweden adopted Lutheranism. Today, Lutheranism is the largest religious group in Denmark, the Faroe Islands, Greenland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden, Finland, Latvia, Namibia, and North Dakota. Created by: globalquiz.orgChristianity riddles »average 63% Roman CatholicsRoman Catholics422LutheransLutherans2560CalvinistsCalvinists916Sunni MuslimsSunni Muslims124 Play Scandinavia quiz and see all the questions.