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Greenland, Iceland or Norway

Name the corresponding "country".
Just for the record, I am aware that Greenland is not a country.
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1. Is the largest.
Iceland
Norway
Greenland
Greenland has an area of 2,17 million km².
2. Has the highest HDI.
Greenland
Norway
Iceland
Norway has a HDI of 0.953, Iceland has 0.935 and Greenland has 0.839.
3. Ingólfr Arnarson founded this country's capital.
Iceland
Norway
Greenland
4. Has the least public debt.
Greenland and Iceland both have no public debt
Iceland
Norway
Greenland
Greenland has $5,437 public debt per capita as to Iceland and Norway, who botz have more than $20,000.
5. Has the highest GDP (PPP) per capita.
Iceland
Greenland
Norway
Norway is fourth in the world ranking with more than $74,000 per capita.
6. Their flags are opposites.
None
Greenland and Iceland
Iceland and Norway
Greenland and Norway
7. The capital has several different vowels.
Norway
None
Iceland
Greenland
Reykjavik - 3, Nuuk and Oslo - 1
8. It's capital is also known as Godthåb.
Greenland
Norway
Iceland
This is the Danish name for Nuuk.
9. Borders the Atlantic Ocean.
Greenland
Iceland
All
Norway
Good job you answered the trivial question correctly.
10. Is known for its extremely high percentage of people being organized in trade unions.
Norway
Iceland
Greenland
90% of Iceland's jobholders are organized in unions.
11. Is in the EU.
Iceland
Norway
Greenland
None
Greenland was only a member from 1973 to 1986. The other two should have joined in 2004 but changed their mind.
12. Is not in Europe.
Norway
They are all in Europe
Greenland
Iceland
Greenland is on the North American Plate, therefore part of North America. q.e.d.
13. Electricity is so cheap, that people there often don't turn off the light in rooms they don't use for days.
Norway
Greenland
Iceland
Electricity isn't that cheap anywhere
5 Comments
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Level 58
Sep 1, 2019
Do you have a source for the last one?
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Level 74
Sep 1, 2019
The German Wikipedia article on Norway https://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Norwegen#Energie
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Level 74
Sep 1, 2019
I put the source in the explanation too
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Level 71
Sep 1, 2019
Malta is on the African plate, does that make it African? :-)
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Level 74
Sep 1, 2019
If I were to decide this, yes, but most people say Malta is part of Europe, unlike Greenland, which most people and Wikipedia count as North America.