Sweden questions This is a list of recently added questions about Sweden. Play Sweden quiz and see all the questions. Which countries are part of the 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, Estonia160USA, Canada, MexicoUSA, Canada, Mexico60Sweden, Norway, DenmarkSweden, Norway, Denmark6943Great Britain, Ireland, FranceGreat Britain, Ireland, France43world riddles » 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.orghard 53% MalmöMalmö2204GothenburgGothenburg2913UppsalaUppsala269AarhusAarhus99Northern 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.orghard 57% DenmarkDenmark1777ItalyItaly612SpainSpain552SwedenSweden3953Europe 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 launching1815Polish vessel Aquarius destroyed itPolish vessel Aquarius destroyed it875Marked in museum after 70 years of serviceMarked in museum after 70 years of service985She was never launchedShe was never launched1651ships 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% NorwegianNorwegian450SwedishSwedish577FinnishFinnish4472DanishDanish1148Finland riddles » In how many fields 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 fields of physics, chemistry and physiology or medicine. Prizes are also awarded for literature and peace.Created by: Paweł Kołodziejczykhard 56% ThreeThree5142FiveFive11548SevenSeven2887NineNine801prizes 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 Kołodziejczykvery hard 38% by mistake in the elements naming approval processby mistake in the elements naming approval process688from the name of the Swedish Ytterby minefrom the name of the Swedish Ytterby mine2196they are in the periodic table together therefore have similar namesthey are in the periodic table together therefore have similar names762from the surname of their discoverer, Ingmar Terberfrom the surname of their discoverer, Ingmar Terber2117names 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 States207in Japanin Japan516in Swedenin Sweden2891in Finlandin Finland6935books 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 herself5968John Bauer, Swedish illustratorJohn Bauer, Swedish illustrator2183Peyo, Belgian cartoonistPeyo, Belgian cartoonist912Walt Disney StudioWalt Disney Studio452fairy tales 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 France1477in Russiain Russia2343in Germanyin Germany1426in Swedenin Sweden13399Latin riddles » Play Sweden quiz and see all the questions.