Sweden questions This is a list of recently added questions about Sweden. Play Sweden 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% NorwegianNorwegian252SwedishSwedish288FinnishFinnish2250DanishDanish562 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 Kołodziejczykscience riddles »hard 56% ThreeThree2627FiveFive5782SevenSeven1362NineNine391 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 Kołodziejczyknames riddles »hard 40% by mistake in the elements naming approval processby mistake in the elements naming approval process327from the name of the Swedish Ytterby minefrom the name of the Swedish Ytterby mine1317they are in the periodic table together therefore have similar namesthey are in the periodic table together therefore have similar names423from the surname of their discoverer, Ingmar Terberfrom the surname of their discoverer, Ingmar Terber1184 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 States124in Japanin Japan226in Swedenin Sweden1752in Finlandin Finland4076 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 herself3625John Bauer, Swedish illustratorJohn Bauer, Swedish illustrator1286Peyo, Belgian cartoonistPeyo, Belgian cartoonist526Walt Disney StudioWalt Disney Studio272 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 France630in Russiain Russia982in Germanyin Germany660in Swedenin Sweden6026 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: KYRTAPSmovies riddles »average 67% Lukas MoodyssonLukas Moodysson426Roy AnderssonRoy Andersson1206Lasse HallströmLasse Hallström1919Ingmar BergmanIngmar Bergman7264 Which Nordic country has the largest population?Sweden. Nordic nations are small and even the largest Sweden (9.6 million) is less populous than Greece, Belgium or Portugal. Finland, Denmark and Norway all have between 5 and 6 million of inhabitants.Created by: globalquiz.orgdemographics riddles »hard 55% DenmarkDenmark1585SwedenSweden4308NorwayNorway1317FinlandFinland565 In which countries there is a government monopoly on the sale of liquor?In Scandinavia. The state-run vendor is called Systembolaget in Sweden, Vinmonopolet in Norway and Alko in Finland. The governments of these countries claim that the purpose of these monopolies is to reduce the consumption of alcohol.Created by: CleoNorway riddles »average 67% in Scandinaviain Scandinavia6380in Baltic countriesin Baltic countries597in Russia, Belarus and Ukrainein Russia, Belarus and Ukraine1802in Belgium and Luxembourgin Belgium and Luxembourg631 A psychological phenomenon in which hostages express sympathy to their captors is called after a certain city. Which one?Stockholm syndrome is named after the bank robbery in Stockholm in 1973. Several bank employees were held hostage in a bank vault for 6 days and became emotionally attached to their captors and even defended them after they were freed. Stockholm Syndrome does not necessarily require a hostage scenario. Essentially, victims mistake a lack of abuse from their oppressors for an act of kindness. Created by: Hitter smashercrime riddles »easy 70% MunichMunich814WacoWaco1114StockholmStockholm6433LhasaLhasa713 Play Sweden quiz and see all the questions.