What nationality was the discoverer of the highest mountain in Australia?

Australian
British
Polish
German
Mount Kosciuszko was named by the Polish explorer Count Paul Edmund Strz­elec­ki in 1840, in honour of the Polish national hero Tadeusz Koś­ciuszko, because of its per­ceived re­sem­blance to the Koś­ciuszko Mound in Krakow.

Answers distribution

Australian
British
Polish
German
answers
flagItaly
1%
5%
91%
1%
57
flagAustria
0%
10%
89%
0%
28
flagBelgium
0%
10%
89%
0%
19
flagUU
4%
8%
87%
0%
24
flagthe Netherlands
3%
11%
83%
1%
61
flagSweden
0%
9%
81%
4%
22
flagPoland
4%
11%
80%
2%
14162
flagDenmark
0%
21%
78%
0%
19
flagFrance
2%
14%
77%
4%
48
flagGermany
1%
15%
75%
5%
213
flagLithuania
6%
18%
75%
0%
16
flagSpain
0%
24%
73%
2%
41
flagthe United Kingdom
5%
16%
71%
5%
413
flagNorway
5%
14%
69%
9%
55
flagAustralia
7%
14%
68%
9%
41
flagRepublic of Ireland
5%
14%
67%
12%
56
flagUkraine
0%
19%
65%
7%
26
flagCanada
6%
25%
64%
4%
75
flagthe United States
11%
28%
49%
10%
476
flagIndia
22%
30%
37%
8%
59

Gender

men84%
women79%
Australian
2%
4%
British
10%
12%
Polish
84%
79%
German
2%
3%

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