Statistics for Iceland Country Quiz

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  • This quiz has been taken 12,228 times
    (10,611 since last reset)
  • The average score is 15 of 20

Answer Stats

ClueAnswer% Correct
Capital of IcelandReykjavík
98%
Official languageIcelandic
95%
Group of people who settled Iceland starting in 874 A.D.Norse
94%
Country from which Iceland gained its independence in 1918Denmark
93%
The percent of Iceland's land which is forested (to the nearest whole number)0.49%
88%
Per-person, Iceland eats more of this than any other country except the MaldivesFish
88%
Along with Japan, Iceland is one of the few countries that allow people
to hunt these animals
Whales
83%
Type of biome which covers 62.7% of Iceland (starts with T)Tundra
79%
What are Eyjafjallajökull and Öræfajökull?Volcanos
78%
Ocean current which keeps Iceland warmer than it would otherwise be{Gulf} stream
75%
Iceland gets 30% of its electricity from this type of power (starts with G)Geothermal
70%
Female singer who has recorded 22 top 40 hits in the UKBjörk
68%
Protestant branch that the Church of Iceland is part ofLutheranism
67%
Island settled by Erik the Red in the late 10th centuryGreenland
66%
Currency of IcelandIcelandic króna
65%
Small seabird with an orange beak that is sometimes eaten as foodPuffin
54%
Son of Erik the Red who founded the settlement of Vinland in modern-day CanadaLeif Erikson
52%
Traditional story about the settlement and history of Iceland (starts with S)Saga
49%
Mostly-underwater mountain range that Iceland is part of{Mid}-{Atlantic} Ridge
47%
The Alþingi, founded in 930 A.D. is said to be the world's oldest ______,
at least 200 years older than England's
Parliament
44%

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