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What was the largest type of Viking ship?
Draken Harald Hårfagre is the largest Viking ship built in modern times. It is a ship that combines ocean-crossing sailing capabilities with a warship's use of oars. The longship is 35 metres (115 ft) long with a beam of approximately 8 metres (26 ft) and a displacement of about 95 metric tons. It is equipped with 50 oars.
Which city's metro has such a logo?
The Copenhagen Metro is a 20.4-kilometre (12.7 mi) system opened between 2002 and 2007, and has two lines, M1 and M2. The metro has 22 stations, of which nine are underground. In 2016, the metro carried 61 million passengers.
Which city was the capital of Denmark in the years 980-1443?
Roskilde is a Danish city located on the island of Zealand 30 km from Copenhagen. In 980, the King of Denmark moved the capital of the country from Jelling to Roskilde, which was from now on the royal residence of the Danes.
The Order of the Elephant is the highest-ranked honour of ...
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.
Who Discovered the 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.
What is the name of the first Viking who became the King of England?
Cnut the Great
William the Conqueror
Sweyn Forkbeard the King of Denmark 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.
Which countries are called Scandinavian countries?
Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia
USA, Canada, Mexico
Sweden, Norway, Denmark
Great Britain, Ireland, France
The term Scandinavia always includes the three kingdoms of Denmark, Norway, and Sweden.
What is the elevation of the highest point in the kingdom of Denmark?
approx 3.7 m (12 ft)
approx 37 m (120 ft)
approx 370 m (1200 ft)
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.
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