Nordic or Scandinavian or Baltic?

When it comes to geography and history, do you get confused by the terms Nordic, Scandinavian, Baltic, and Baltic Sea in reference to the countries and regions of the world?

There are the Nordic Countries.
There are the Scandinavian Countries.
There is a difference between Scandinavian vs Nordic.
There are the Baltic States, aka Baltic Countries.
There are the Baltic Sea countries.

Well, I hope you clicked on all the preceding embedded links and read the information on those web pages. If so, hopefully you now have a better idea of what is meant by those terms of Nordic, Scandinavian, Baltic, and Baltic Sea countries.


About Roland Louis Hansen

I have been: an organization development consultant; a college-level instructor of political science, psychology, and sociology; a public administrator; a social worker; an elected official; a political operative; a community activist; a union official; a shoe salesman and manager, a factory worker; a fast food restaurant employee; and, a custodian.
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