Statistics for Arctic Ocean General Knowledge

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  • This quiz has been taken 325 times
  • The average score is 14 of 20

Answer Stats

QuestionAnswer% Correct
What is the name of the "snow house" the above live in?Igloo
98%
What name is given to the indigenous people who inhabit the Arctic area?Inuit / Eskimo
98%
What covers 81% of the area of Greenland?Greenland ice sheet
91%
What are Eyjafjallajökull and Öræfajökull in Iceland?Volcanoes
91%
What strait connects the Arctic and Pacific Oceans?Bering Strait
88%
What animal's scientific name is Ursus maritimus?Polar Bear
88%
What type of biome, starting with T, covers all coastal areas along the Arctic Ocean?Tundra
83%
What tusked relative of the seal's name starts with W?Walrus
83%
Who was the first European to settle in Greenland in the late 10th century?{Erik} the Red
82%
What region is shared by Finland, Norway, Sweden and Russia?Lapland
75%
What territory of Canada controls most of nation's islands?Nunavut
69%
Part of what far-north Norwegian island chain is the island of Spitsbergen?Svalbard
68%
What ethnic group mainly inhabits that region?Sami
57%
What "colourful" sea is located south of the Kola peninsula?White Sea
54%
What island contains Canada's northernmost point?Ellesmere Island
52%
What are the names of the three "Great Siberian" rivers? (name any)Lena | Ob | Yenisei
49%
What type of large bovid lives along the Arctic coasts?{Musk}ox
49%
What city is considered the northernmost settlement in the U.S. soil?Barrow
47%
What is the most populous city north of the Arctic Circle?Murmansk
42%
What is the northernmost town in the world with more than 10,000 inhabitants?Hammerfest
17%

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