Denmark questions This is a list of recently added questions about Denmark. What city is the capital of the Faroe Islands?Thorshavn. Tórshavn is the capital and largest town of the Faroe Islands.Created by: Tschuka average 60% LopraLopra136ThorshavnThorshavn762KirkjaKirkja251SandurSandur107Atlantic 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: Tschuka very hard 36% André-Marie Ampère André-Marie Ampère 20Alessandro VoltaAlessandro Volta29Hans Christian OerstedHans Christian Oersted65Michael Faraday Michael Faraday 66inventors 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 m2, Bornhom Denmark 588 km2, and Usedom 445 km2.Created by: Tschuka very hard 25% BornholmBornholm352ZealandZealand280GotlandGotland361UsedomUsedom85islands 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 Forkbeard79Ragnar LothbrokRagnar Lothbrok98Cnut the GreatCnut the Great73William the ConquerorWilliam the Conqueror237rulers 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 96% Lithuania, Latvia, EstoniaLithuania, Latvia, Estonia195USA, Canada, MexicoUSA, Canada, Mexico68Sweden, Norway, DenmarkSweden, Norway, Denmark8242Great Britain, Ireland, FranceGreat Britain, Ireland, France54Norway 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 50% approx 3.7 m (12 ft)approx 3.7 m (12 ft)571approx 37 m (120 ft)approx 37 m (120 ft)1741approx 370 m (1200 ft)approx 370 m (1200 ft)5104approx 3700 m (12000 ft)approx 3700 m (12000 ft)7613Greenland riddles » If the whole Scandinavia was one country, how populous would that be?26 million (as much as Jakarta). The combined GDP of Scandinavia would make it 13th economic power in the world, about the same size as Russia and India.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 43% 80 million (as much as Germany)80 million (as much as Germany)193260 million (as much as Italy)60 million (as much as Italy)274140 million (as much as Poland)40 million (as much as Poland)330726 million (as much as Jakarta)26 million (as much as Jakarta)6234geography 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 Island4016GreenlandGreenland21981MaltaMalta1222BornholmBornholm1326history 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 12534at point 2at point 24316at point 3at point 37604at point 4at point 412122cities of Europe riddles » Play geography quiz and see all the questions.