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 Zhuaverage 67% NorwegianNorwegian400SwedishSwedish485FinnishFinnish3804DanishDanish972Finland riddles » 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 Zhuhard 58% StockholmStockholm4677OsloOslo8999AmsterdamAmsterdam668CopenhagenCopenhagen1140Nobel prize riddles » 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.orghard 53% in Francein France1986in Moroccoin Morocco2305in the United Kingdomin the United Kingdom2234in Swedenin Sweden7423cars riddles » 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.orgaverage 65% in the United Statesin the United States187in Japanin Japan430in Swedenin Sweden2542in Finlandin Finland6037fairy tales riddles » 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.orgaverage 62% Tove Jansson herselfTove Jansson herself5201John Bauer, Swedish illustratorJohn Bauer, Swedish illustrator1912Peyo, Belgian cartoonistPeyo, Belgian cartoonist804Walt Disney StudioWalt Disney Studio406books riddles » 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.orgeasy 71% in Francein France1262in Russiain Russia1943in Germanyin Germany1209in Swedenin Sweden11242Latin riddles » 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 İsmailoğluhard 47% West SeaWest Sea2105East SeaEast Sea7481North SeaNorth Sea1306South SeaSouth Sea4739Baltic Sea riddles » 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.orgvery easy 82% The SnorkThe Snork229The GrokeThe Groke4922HemulenHemulen611MoominmammaMoominmamma207culture riddles » 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.orgaverage 60% OsloOslo3706StockholmStockholm2280HelsinkiHelsinki2349All Scandinavian capitals are seaportsAll Scandinavian capitals are seaports12826cities of Scandinavia riddles » 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.orgaverage 62% Roman CatholicsRoman Catholics1119LutheransLutherans5975CalvinistsCalvinists2168Sunni MuslimsSunni Muslims301Christianity riddles » Play Scandinavia quiz and see all the questions.