Denmark questions This is a list of recently added questions about Denmark. Play Denmark quiz and see all the questions. The Order of the Elephant is the highest-ranked honour of ...Denmark. It has origins in the 15th century, but has officially existed since 1693, and since the establishment of constitutional monarchy in 1849, is now almost exclusively used to honour royalty and heads of state.Created by: Ninjaiaverage 61% U.S.U.S.35IndiaIndia917DenmarkDenmark1662TurkeyTurkey101orders riddles » What city is the capital of the Faroe Islands?Thorshavn. Tórshavn is the capital and largest town of the Faroe Islands.Created by: Tschukaaverage 63% LopraLopra198ThorshavnThorshavn1268KirkjaKirkja368SandurSandur150Atlantic Ocean riddles » Who Discovered Magnetic Field? Hans Christian Oersted. Danish physicist and chemist Hans Christian Oersted (1777-1851) discovers in 1820 that electric current affects a compass needle and create magnetic fields. He was the first scientist to find the connection between electricity and magnetism. He is remembered today for Oersted's Law. Created by: Tschukavery hard 37% André-Marie Ampère André-Marie Ampère 101Alessandro VoltaAlessandro Volta158Hans Christian OerstedHans Christian Oersted315Michael Faraday Michael Faraday 273inventors riddles » Which island in the Baltic Sea is the largest?Zealand. The area of the Danish island of Zealand is 7031 km². Swedish Gotland has an area of 3144 km², Bornhom Denmark 588 km², and Usedom 445 km².Created by: Tschukavery hard 27% BornholmBornholm421ZealandZealand359GotlandGotland435UsedomUsedom104seas 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 16% Sweyn ForkbeardSweyn Forkbeard105Ragnar LothbrokRagnar Lothbrok131Cnut the GreatCnut the Great91William the ConquerorWilliam the Conqueror308Vikings 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 95% Lithuania, Latvia, EstoniaLithuania, Latvia, Estonia263USA, Canada, MexicoUSA, Canada, Mexico88Sweden, Norway, DenmarkSweden, Norway, Denmark10045Great Britain, Ireland, FranceGreat Britain, Ireland, France68Norway riddles » What is the elevation of the highest point in the kingdom of Denmark?Approx 3700 m (12000 ft). Gunnbjørn Fjeld is Greenland's highest mountain. It is a nunatak, a rocky peak protruding through glacial ice. The mountain is named after Gunnbjorn Ulfsson, the Viking who was the first European to reach Greenland.Created by: Sandesh Sumnathhard 51% approx 3.7 m (12 ft)approx 3.7 m (12 ft)615approx 37 m (120 ft)approx 37 m (120 ft)1846approx 370 m (1200 ft)approx 370 m (1200 ft)5408approx 3700 m (12000 ft)approx 3700 m (12000 ft)8196Greenland riddles » If the whole of Scandinavia was one country, how populous would that be?26 million (as much as Jakarta). The combined GDP of Scandinavia would make it the 13th economic power in the world, about equal to Russia and India.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 44% 80 million (as much as Germany)80 million (as much as Germany)202560 million (as much as Italy)60 million (as much as Italy)288440 million (as much as Poland)40 million (as much as Poland)347026 million (as much as Jakarta)26 million (as much as Jakarta)6619geography of Scandinavia riddles » Which large island did the USA try to buy for $100,000,000 in 1946?Greenland. On 8 April 1941, the United States occupied Greenland in order to defend it against a possible invasion by Germany. After the end of WW2, the United States wished to keep the island for strategic reasons and offered $100,000,000, but Denmark refused to sell.Created by: globalquiz.orgeasy 77% Easter IslandEaster Island4258GreenlandGreenland23390MaltaMalta1290BornholmBornholm1397history of Scandinavia riddles » Where is Copenhagen?At point 4. Copenhagen faces the Øresund to the east, the strait of water that separates Denmark from Sweden, and which connects the North Sea with the Baltic Sea. The Swedish towns of Malmö and Landskrona lie on the Swedish side of the sound directly across from Copenhagen.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 45% at point 1at point 12635at point 2at point 24491at point 3at point 37997at point 4at point 412845cities of Europe riddles » Play geography quiz and see all the questions.