Daily Trivia Quiz Questions and Answers (12-13-2023)

Question 1: Where is the Lofoten archipelago?

  • Greenland
  • Norway
  • Finland

Correct Answer: Norway

Fact: The Lofoten Islands jut out from the mainland of Nordland county, lying entirely within the Arctic Circle. Their dramatic scenery lures thousands of visitors every year.

Question 2: What are deep and narrow inlets called?

  • Estuaries
  • Lochs
  • Fjords

Correct Answer: Fjords

Fact: Norway is famous for its fjords and boasts more than 1,000 of these stunning narrow sea inlets, created by glaciers. Two of the world's longest and deepest are found in the West Norwegian Fjords UNESCO World Heritage Site in southwest Norway. The word 'fjord' is derived from Old Norse.

Question 3: Which Norwegian food is made by curing fish in lye?

  • Lutefisk
  • Finnbiff
  • Brunost

Correct Answer: Lutefisk

Fact: This polarizing holiday dish is made by curing dried and salted whitefish in lye. Lutefisk is traditionally accompanied by potatoes, peas, and bacon. Whether it was created as a dare or because of a lack of other curing agents, most can agree that it is an acquired taste.

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