Sweden questions This is a list of recently added questions about Sweden. Play Sweden quiz and see all the questions. What is the second largest city in Sweden, after Stockholm?Gothenburg. The four largest cities in Sweden are Stockholm (1.4 million), Gothenburg (560,000), Malmö (280,000) and Uppsala (140,000).Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 61% MalmöMalmö62GothenburgGothenburg127UppsalaUppsala14AarhusAarhus4Northern Europe riddles » Which country is Scania a part of?Sweden. Scania is the southernmost part of Sweden. It was a part of Denmark until 1658. The largest city of Scania is Malmö.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 61% DenmarkDenmark120ItalyItaly47SpainSpain48SwedenSweden347Europe riddles » Vasa, beautiful Swedish galleon is exposed in one of Stockholm museums. What was her fate?She sunk after launching. Vasa was built between 1626-1628 to fight against Poland and Lithuania. She was designed to become the greatest vessel of Swedish fleet. Richly decorated and well equipped with cannons was to pay high price for Gustav Adolph ambition. The ship was unstable, and she foundered on her maiden voyage after mere 1,200 yards. The loss was so big, that Swedes believed, it had been caused by Polish sabotage.Created by: smyruvery hard 34% She sunk after launchingShe sunk after launching1267Polish vessel Aquarius destroyed itPolish vessel Aquarius destroyed it559Marked in museum after 70 years of serviceMarked in museum after 70 years of service713She was never launchedShe was never launched1180ships 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% NorwegianNorwegian280SwedishSwedish316FinnishFinnish2451DanishDanish609Finland riddles » In how many fields of science were the Nobel Prizes originally awarded?Five. During its life the Nobel established a lot of companies which turned into corporations and still are playing the major part in the global economy, for example Imperial Chemical Industries (ICI). In his last will he set aside the bulk of his estate to establish the Nobel Prizes, to be awarded annually in the field of physics, chemistry, physiology or medicine, literature and peace.Created by: Paweł Kołodziejczykhard 57% ThreeThree2839FiveFive6379SevenSeven1496NineNine426science riddles » Why do elements erbium, yttrium, ytterbium, terbium, have similar names?From the name of the Swedish Ytterby mine. Ytterby mine, located in the south-east part of the Swedish island and the town Resarö, was a rich source of many rare minerals. 4 chemical elements - yttrium, ytterbium, terbium and erbium - were named after the mine commemorating their origin.Created by: Paweł Kołodziejczykhard 40% by mistake in the elements naming approval processby mistake in the elements naming approval process362from the name of the Swedish Ytterby minefrom the name of the Swedish Ytterby mine1394they are in the periodic table together therefore have similar namesthey are in the periodic table together therefore have similar names455from the surname of their discoverer, Ingmar Terberfrom the surname of their discoverer, Ingmar Terber1259names 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 66% in the United Statesin the United States137in Japanin Japan245in Swedenin Sweden1854in Finlandin Finland4369fairy 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 63% Tove Jansson herselfTove Jansson herself3908John Bauer, Swedish illustratorJohn Bauer, Swedish illustrator1365Peyo, Belgian cartoonistPeyo, Belgian cartoonist563Walt Disney StudioWalt Disney Studio287books 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 73% in Francein France675in Russiain Russia1051in Germanyin Germany705in Swedenin Sweden6608Latin riddles » Who directed "Persona", "Fanny and Alexander" and "Wild Strawberries"?Ingmar Bergman. Bergman is recognized as one of the most influential and accomplished directors of all time. He directed more than 60 films and received numerous international awards.Created by: KYRTAPSaverage 67% Lukas MoodyssonLukas Moodysson453Roy AnderssonRoy Andersson1251Lasse HallströmLasse Hallström2015Ingmar BergmanIngmar Bergman7774movies riddles » Play Sweden quiz and see all the questions.