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Where is Denmark?

Denmark is located in the part of Northern Europe called Scandinavia, north of Germany and south and southeast of Norway and Sweden.

denmark The Vikings lived from 800 to 1200 in the period of time known as the Viking Age. Originally , they came from Denmark, Norway and Sweden.

Danish people invented the widely known childrens toy “LEGO”.

The most famous Dane is writer Hans Christian Andersen , whose fairy tales have been translated into more languages then any other book in the whole world ( off course except Bible ).

Full name: Kingdom of Denmark

Population: 5.4 million

Capital: Copenhagen

Area: 43098 sq km ( 16640 sq miles)

Major language: Danish

Major religion: Christianity

Queen: Margrethe 2

Prime minister: Anders Fogh Rasmussen