Northern Europe questions This is a list of recently added questions about Northern Europe. Play Northern Europe quiz and see all the questions. Who invaded Iceland during the WW II in 1940?United Kingdom. Following the German invasion of Denmark and Norway, the British government became increasingly concerned that Germany would soon try to establish a military presence in Iceland. After failing to persuade the Icelandic government to join the Allies, the UK invaded on the morning of 10 May 1940.Created by: Ninjaivery hard 22% Nazi GermanyNazi Germany146Soviet UnionSoviet Union106United KingdomUnited Kingdom280no one, because Iceland was neutral no one, because Iceland was neutral 690Iceland 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% MalmöMalmö2546GothenburgGothenburg3470UppsalaUppsala326AarhusAarhus114Sweden riddles » Which country is Cornwall a part of?United Kingdom. Cornwall forms the south-west peninsula of the island of Great Britain.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 69% United KingdomUnited Kingdom5116FranceFrance849PortugalPortugal429IrelandIreland975Europe 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% DenmarkDenmark1978ItalyItaly688SpainSpain623SwedenSweden4493geography riddles » Which country is Gwynedd a part of?United Kingdom. Gwynedd is an area in north-west Wales, named after the old Kingdom of Gwynedd, which ruled the area in the 5th century AD. The name comes from the Old Irish language.Created by: globalquiz.orgvery hard 31% IrelandIreland921FinlandFinland368NorwayNorway644United KingdomUnited Kingdom877geography riddles » Which country is Cumbria a part of?United Kingdom. Cumbria is a county in north of England, on the border with Scotland.Created by: globalquiz.orgvery hard 36% ItalyItaly898SpainSpain688United KingdomUnited Kingdom1554SwedenSweden1161geography riddles » Which country borders Russia?Norway borders Sweden, Finland and Russia.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 60% NorwayNorway6111SwedenSweden1212DenmarkDenmark294TurkeyTurkey2413borders riddles » Which river flows through Riga?Daugava. The Daugava or Western Dvina is the second largest river (by river discharge) flowing into the Baltic Sea, after the Neva.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 49% VistulaVistula158DaugavaDaugava3293VolgaVolga1479NevaNeva1750Baltic Sea riddles » What is the capital city of Latvia?Riga. With 700,000 inhabitants (2015), Riga is the largest city of the Baltic states and home to one third of Latvia's population. Created by: globalquiz.orgvery easy 81% LjubljanaLjubljana194BratislavaBratislava310TallinnTallinn838RigaRiga5875cities of Europe riddles » What is the capital city of Lithuania?Vilnius. The name of the city originates from the Vilnia River, which flows through the city.Created by: globalquiz.orgvery easy 95% VilniusVilnius6915BratislavaBratislava188AstanaAstana75ZagrebZagreb65Lithuania riddles » Play geography quiz and see all the questions.