Scandinavia questions This is a list of recently added questions about Scandinavia. Play Scandinavia quiz and see all the questions. This is a flag of ...Skane. In 1902, on the private initiative of historian Mathias Weibull, the Skåne flag was reconstructed, or rather created from scratch, adapting it to the Nordic flagship tradition. There is a golden cross on the red material sheet. The flag directly refers to the medieval history of the region, which then belonged to the Kingdom of Denmark. Since 1658, it has been part of Sweden, but despite the passage of several centuries, it retained its cultural identity.Created by: Tschuka very hard 24% Åland IslandsÅland Islands53LaplandLapland70GotlandGotland105SkaneSkane73Sweden riddles » Who created Mjölnir, Thor's hammer? (in Norse mythology)The dwarven brothers Eitri and Brokkr. Mjölnir is the hammer of Thor, the Norse god associated with thunder. Mjölnir is depicted in Norse mythology as one of the most fearsome and powerful weapons in existence, capable of leveling mountains. In his account of Norse mythology, Snorri Sturluson relates how the hammer was made by the dwarven brothers Eitri and Brokkr, and how its characteristically short handle was due to a mishap during its manufacture.Created by: Ninjaihard 44% Thor himselfThor himself166his father Odinhis father Odin666the dwarven brothers Eitri and Brokkrthe dwarven brothers Eitri and Brokkr975it's not knownit's not known384legends riddles » Penguin named Nils Olav is a ...Norwegian Army mascot. Brigadier Sir Nils Olav is a king penguin who resides in Edinburgh Zoo, Scotland. He is the mascot and Colonel-in-Chief of the Norwegian King's Guard. The name 'Nils Olav' and associated ranks have been passed down through three king penguins since 1972 – the current holder is Nils Olav III.Created by: Ninjaiaverage 60% minesweeperminesweeper2629Norwegian Army mascotNorwegian Army mascot6909the only animal that survived Titanic's sinkingthe only animal that survived Titanic's sinking635the pinguin that could fly thanks to its rare illnessthe pinguin that could fly thanks to its rare illness1207Norway riddles » In the Nordic mythology, what is the name of the dog guard at the gates of the kingdom of the dead?Garm. In Norse mythology, Garmr or Garm is a wolf or dog associated with both Hel and Ragnarök, and described as a blood-stained guardian of Hell's gate.Created by: Tschuka very hard 18% GarmGarm252FernirFernir505HatiHati189SköllSköll388mythology riddles » Which European King went down with his ship?Olav Tryggvason. Olaf Tryggvason was King of Norway from 995 to 1000. He died in the Battle of Svolder. Olaf fought to the last on his great vessel Ormrinn Langi ("Long Serpent"), the mightiest ship in the North, and finally leapt overboard and was seen no more. In later centuries, the saga descriptions of the battle have inspired a number of ballads and other works of literature.Created by: Ninjaihard 45% William the ConquerorWilliam the Conqueror1913Bolesław II the GenerousBolesław II the Generous966Philip IV of FrancePhilip IV of France1095Olav TryggvasonOlav Tryggvason3272kings riddles » To which country do Åland Islands belong?Finland. It is an archipelago at the entrance to the Gulf of Bothnia in the Baltic Sea belonging to Finland. It is autonomous, demilitarised and is the only monolingually Swedish-speaking region in Finland, hence the similarity of the flag above to the Swedish one.Created by: Ninjaivery hard 28% IcelandIceland185SwedenSweden220FinlandFinland226NorwayNorway173islands riddles » What is the name of the first Viking who became the King of England?Sweyn Forkbeard the King of Dennmark and Norway in 1013 after many tries finally has conquered British soil and announced himself as the King of England. Another Vikings that became the King of England were his son Cnut and William the Conqueror.Created by: Ninjaivery hard 17% Sweyn ForkbeardSweyn Forkbeard75Ragnar LothbrokRagnar Lothbrok83Cnut the GreatCnut the Great62William the ConquerorWilliam the Conqueror217Vikings riddles » What event is taken as the beginning of the Viking Age?The raid on Lindisfarne monastery. n 793, a Viking raid on Lindisfarne caused much consternation throughout the Christian west. The amazement of the English at the raids from the sea must have been matched by the amazement of the raiders at such (to them) vulnerable, wealthy and unarmed settlements.Created by: Ninjaihard 46% the union between Dennmark and Norwaythe union between Dennmark and Norway273the raid on Lindisfarne monasterythe raid on Lindisfarne monastery702death of Horik I, the King of the Danesdeath of Horik I, the King of the Danes241first invasions on Baltic Sea shoresfirst invasions on Baltic Sea shores281history of Europe riddles » Which countries are called Scandinavian countries?Sweden, Norway, Denmark. The term Scandinavia always includes the three kingdoms of Denmark, Norway, and Sweden.Created by: Devvery easy 96% Lithuania, Latvia, EstoniaLithuania, Latvia, Estonia181USA, Canada, MexicoUSA, Canada, Mexico65Sweden, Norway, DenmarkSweden, Norway, Denmark7622Great Britain, Ireland, FranceGreat Britain, Ireland, France49world riddles » 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% NorwegianNorwegian454SwedishSwedish597FinnishFinnish4550DanishDanish1175Finland riddles » Play Scandinavia quiz and see all the questions.