Question : [Ques] The Orkney Islands belong to which country?
…1. Finland 2. Greenland 3. Norway 4. Scotland
Scotland – The Orkney Islands consist of 70 islands and islets scattered off the coast of mainland Scotland. There is evidence that the islands have been inhabited since prehistoric times, including an underground village called Skara Brae which dates back to the late Neolithic Period. Today, only about 20 of the islands are inhabited, with Mainland being the most populous, home to about 17,000 people. The world’s shortest regular commercial flight is from the island of Westray to Papa Westray, which is a mere 1.7 miles away — the flight typically lasts less than a minute.:
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