How Well Do You Know About Finland Culture?

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Finland Culture is the a total way of people the Finnic and Baltic people. The culture combines indigenous heritage which is made of the country's languages and geography. There still differences in the culture of the country through the minority's ascent,language and vocabulary. Did you want to know about the culture of Finland? Take this quiz now!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    What is the capital of Finland?

    • A.

      Turku

    • B.

      Tampere 

    • C.

      Helsinki

    • D.

      Rovaniemi

    Correct Answer
    C. Helsinki
    Explanation
    Helsinki is the correct answer because it is the capital of Finland. Turku, Tampere, and Rovaniemi are all cities in Finland, but they are not the capital. Helsinki is the largest city in Finland and serves as the country's political, cultural, and economic center. It is located on the southern coast of Finland and is known for its beautiful architecture, vibrant nightlife, and rich history.

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  • 2. 

    How many official languages are there in Finland?

    • A.

      Nine 

    • B.

      Twelve

    • C.

      Four 

    • D.

      Two

    Correct Answer
    D. Two
    Explanation
    Finland has two official languages: Finnish and Swedish. Finnish is the predominant language spoken by the majority of the population, while Swedish is spoken by a minority, particularly in some coastal areas in the west and south, including the Åland Islands where Swedish is predominantly used.

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  • 3. 

    How many are the municipalities in the Republic of Finland?

    • A.

      239 municipalities

    • B.

      381 municipalities

    • C.

      189 municipalities 

    • D.

      171 municipalities

    Correct Answer
    B. 381 municipalities
    Explanation
    Finland has a total of 381 municipalities. This means that there are 381 local administrative units in the country. Each municipality has its own local government and is responsible for providing basic public services to its residents. The large number of municipalities in Finland reflects the country's commitment to decentralization and local governance. This allows for a more localized decision-making process and ensures that public services are tailored to the specific needs of each community.

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  • 4. 

    When did Finland become independent?

    • A.

      11 September 1912 

    • B.

      6 December 1917

    • C.

      19 September 1912

    • D.

      12 April 1910

    Correct Answer
    B. 6 December 1917
    Explanation
    Finland's independence was declared in the context of the Russian Revolution and the subsequent collapse of the Russian Empire. Prior to 1917, Finland had been an autonomous Grand Duchy under Russian rule since 1809, when it was ceded by Sweden following the Finnish War. The turmoil of the First World War and the Russian Revolution created an opportunity for Finnish nationalists, and on December 6, 1917, the Finnish Parliament adopted the Declaration of Independence. This action was later recognized by Russia and other states, marking the official start of Finland as an independent nation.

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  • 5. 

    When did Finland join the United Nations?

    • A.

      1979

    • B.

      1972

    • C.

      1955

    • D.

      1978

    Correct Answer
    C. 1955
    Explanation
    Finland joined the United Nations in 1955. This means that in 1955, Finland became a member of the international organization that promotes peace, security, and cooperation among its member countries.

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  • 6. 

    Which of these is not a city in Finland? 

    • A.

      Copenhagen 

    • B.

      Vantaa 

    • C.

      Espoo 

    • D.

      Turku 

    Correct Answer
    A. Copenhagen 
    Explanation
    Copenhagen is not a city in Finland. It is actually the capital city of Denmark. The other options, Vantaa, Espoo, and Turku, are all cities in Finland.

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  • 7. 

    What is the calling code of the country?

    • A.

      +381 

    • B.

      +891 

    • C.

      +691 

    • D.

      +291

    Correct Answer
    A. +381 
    Explanation
    The calling code +381 is the correct answer for the country's calling code.

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  • 8. 

    What percentage of Finnish territory is made up of water? 

    • A.

      19%

    • B.

      10%

    • C.

      18%

    • D.

      15%

    Correct Answer
    B. 10%
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 10%. This means that 10% of the total Finnish territory is made up of water. Finland is known as the "Land of a Thousand Lakes" due to its numerous lakes, which account for a significant portion of its water bodies. Additionally, Finland has a long coastline along the Baltic Sea, further contributing to its water percentage.

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  • 9. 

    Which of these religious practices is not popular in Finland? 

    • A.

      Lutheranism 

    • B.

      Pentecostalism 

    • C.

      Catholicism 

    • D.

      Evangelism 

    Correct Answer
    B. Pentecostalism 
    Explanation
    Pentecostalism is not popular in Finland. The majority of the Finnish population belongs to the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Finland, making Lutheranism the most popular religious practice in the country. Catholicism and Evangelism also have a presence in Finland, but Pentecostalism is not as widely practiced or followed.

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  • 10. 

    What is a Finland national called? 

    • A.

      American 

    • B.

      Swiddish 

    • C.

      Londoner 

    • D.

      Finnish 

    Correct Answer
    D. Finnish 
    Explanation
    A Finland national is called a Finnish.

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