The most difficult mountains of Scandinavia riddlesScandinavia quiz
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.
Which of the following European mountain ranges will rise the most in the next century?
The whole Scandinavia experiences uplift as a result of post-glacial rebound. In northern Europe, this is clearly shown by the GPS data obtained by the BIFROST GPS network. The average uplift is less than 1cm/year, but it may accumulate to 400m during next 10,000 years.