VAMSI 8 D OAKRIDGE

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VAMSI 8 D OAKRIDGE

  1. 1. Scandinavia<br />
  2. 2. Scandinavia<br />Scandinaviais a region in northern Europe that includes Denmark and two of the Scandinavian Peninsula's countries, Norway and Sweden.<br />While the other Nordic countries of Finland and Iceland are sometimes grouped with the region, they are not technically affiliated.<br />
  3. 3. Now let us know about Scandinavia<br />
  4. 4. History of Scandinavia<br />During a period of Christianization and state formation in the 10th-13th centuries, three consolidated kingdoms emerged in Scandinavia that are Denmark, Norway and Sweden<br />Denmark, forged from the Lands of Denmark including Jutland, Zealand and Scandia on the Scandinavian Peninsula. The island Gotland in modern-day Sweden was initially also part of the Danish realm.<br />
  5. 5. History of Scandinavia<br />Sweden, forged from the Lands of Sweden on the Scandinavian Peninsula.<br />Norway including Bohuslän, Härjedalen, Jämtland and Idre & Särna on the Scandinavian Peninsula, and its island colonies Iceland, Greenland, Faroe Islands, Shetland, Orkney, Isle of Man and the Hebrides.<br />
  6. 6. Denmark<br />The southern-most Scandinavian country, Denmark consists of the Jutland peninsula and over 400 islands, some of which are linked to the mainland by bridge<br />Almost all of Denmark is low and flat, but there are many low hills as well.<br />The Faroe Islands and Greenland both belong to the Kingdom of Denmark.<br />The official language of Denmark is Danish.<br />
  7. 7. Norway<br />Also called "The Land of Vikings, and the Midnight Sun," Norway is the northernmost country in Europe.<br />Official language: Norwegian<br />
  8. 8. Sweden<br />Sweden offers numerous lakes and is the largest of the Scandinavian countries - both in land size and population<br />Volvo and Saab both originated here and are a big part of the Swedish industry.<br />The official language of Sweden is Swedish.<br />
  9. 9. Iceland<br />With a surprisingly mild climate, Iceland is Europe's westernmost country, the second largest island in the North-Atlantic ocean.<br />Iceland has a strong economy, low unemployment and low inflation, and its per capita income is among the highest in the world<br />The official language of Iceland is Icelandic.<br />
  10. 10. Finland<br />Finland is another country where the weather is better than many tourists expect<br />Finland also has one of the lowest immigration rates in the world.<br />The official language of Sweden is Finnish.<br />

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