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Arctic Ocean Countries

There are 6 countries whose territory touches the Arctic Sea. How many can you name?
Including external territories
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First submittedJanuary 16, 2015
Last updatedOctober 10, 2018
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Country
Canada
Denmark (Greenland)
Iceland
Country
Norway
Russia
United States
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level 66
Jan 12, 2016
Tried Sweden and Finland and was scratching my head because I thought it was "Arctic Circle." Then I reread the title and did a facepalm. Got them quickly after that. :D
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level 69
Jan 12, 2016
I was few time in situation like this :D
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level 46
Apr 16, 2016
Finland had access to Arctic Ocean before Soviet Union stole that part of Finland in WWII.
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level 66
Apr 5, 2017
Liberated, not stole. *according to the Ruskies
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level 40
Apr 16, 2016
I spent the first half of my time thinking it was "antarctic" and typing in new zealand and chile to no avail.
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level 33
Apr 16, 2016
Haha, me too!
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level 47
Apr 16, 2016
I did the same and then figured: it must be those stupid land claims on antarctica...then it hit me.
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level 45
Mar 6, 2016
Does the USA by ways of Alaska not count?
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level 62
Apr 16, 2016
Alaska isn't even some random over-seas territory, it is a full fledged state.
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level 47
Apr 19, 2016
I believe he asked that if Alaska wasn't counted, would USA still be on this list
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level 62
Mar 21, 2016
The instructions say "...territories that touch the Artic 'Sea'. " I'm sure it is supposed to say Ocean. Cool quiz
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level 62
Apr 1, 2016
Both acceptable names.
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level 42
Apr 18, 2016
US should work for United States......didn't think Iceland would be on here
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level 46
Apr 20, 2016
Only the north coast of Iceland touches the Arctic ocean, but said coast is the farthest from the north pole of all the other north coasts of the countries which touch the AO.
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level 47
Sep 28, 2016
I am such a big fan of your quizzes KoljiVriVoda!!!! Thank you!
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level 69
Oct 2, 2016
And thank you :)
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level 60
Feb 23, 2017
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level 47
Dec 5, 2017
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level 66
Jun 5, 2018
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level 69
Mar 3, 2019
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level 45
Mar 3, 2019
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Mar 3, 2019
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level 60
Aug 26, 2019
I disagree..
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level 56
Mar 3, 2019
Hi
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level 45
Jan 28, 2018
Pretty sure Finland touches the arctic ocean "Finland's eastern border great leap eastwards, reaching the Arctic Ocean"-Wikipedia Article on Borders of Finland
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level 69
Jan 28, 2018
It was in 1595.
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level 36
Feb 7, 2019
30 seconds left
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level 61
Mar 3, 2019
I've swam in it, wouldn't recommend.
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level 76
Mar 3, 2019
Too easy
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level 57
Aug 13, 2019
You should petition Jetpunk to recognise the independence of Nunavut, Jan Mayen or Svalbard.
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level 61
Mar 3, 2019
Thanks for the 5 points
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level 43
Mar 3, 2019
Easy peasy...
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level 42
Mar 3, 2019
Got them all with 0:48 remaining at 10:47:47 AM. Easy, good quiz for another five points.
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level 43
Mar 3, 2019
Too much time
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level 36
Mar 3, 2019
This is the first quiz I've seen where USA is the least guessed one
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level 57
Aug 13, 2019
There is another one! Or at least there was last time I checked, by quite a big margin.
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level 57
Aug 13, 2019
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level 43
Jun 21, 2019
How did I miss Iceland?!
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level 24
Aug 13, 2019
When u miss Canada after getting all others...