   Denmark is a country on the Jutland Peninsula    in Northern Europe.   The area of Denmark is about 16,600 square    ...
   Denmark borders the Baltic Sea to the    north, east, and west, and Germany to the    south.   The country is made up...
   Denmark has many religions, but the most    significant is the Evangelical Lutheran Church of    Denmark.   Major lan...
   Many Danes ride bicycles to school or    work, mainly because it is environmentally    friendly.   Danish Christmas i...
   Denmark is a    progressive    country with    many islands    and rolling    hills, and unique    customs and    peop...
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  1. 1.  Denmark is a country on the Jutland Peninsula in Northern Europe. The area of Denmark is about 16,600 square miles. It is the smallest of the Nordic countries, which also include Sweden, Iceland, Finland, Denmark, and Norway.
  2. 2.  Denmark borders the Baltic Sea to the north, east, and west, and Germany to the south. The country is made up of about 400 islands, the largest being Zealand. 25% of the country’s population lives in the city of Copenhagen on Zealand. The terrain of the mainland is mostly gently rolling plains. Danish people, called Danes, experience mild winters and cool summers.
  3. 3.  Denmark has many religions, but the most significant is the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Denmark. Major languages of Denmark include English, Danish, and German. The government is a constitutional monarchy.
  4. 4.  Many Danes ride bicycles to school or work, mainly because it is environmentally friendly. Danish Christmas is called Jul, and it is celebrated on December 24th and 25th. One Danish food that is particularly interesting is the open faced sandwich. This is basically a sandwich, but with no top piece of bread; the food is just stacked on top.
  5. 5.  Denmark is a progressive country with many islands and rolling hills, and unique customs and people.

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