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
flagAustria
0%
8%
91%
0%
35
flagItaly
2%
6%
88%
2%
76
flagthe Netherlands
2%
9%
86%
1%
73
flagDenmark
0%
17%
82%
0%
23
flagPoland
4%
11%
81%
2%
18322
flagBelgium
0%
19%
80%
0%
26
flagLithuania
3%
14%
78%
0%
28
flagUnknown
4%
15%
76%
2%
391
flagGermany
2%
14%
76%
5%
259
flagFrance
1%
16%
76%
3%
55
flagSweden
0%
19%
73%
3%
26
flagthe United Kingdom
5%
15%
72%
5%
527
flagRepublic of Ireland
4%
11%
72%
11%
69
flagSpain
2%
25%
70%
2%
47
flagNorway
5%
13%
67%
10%
59
flagCanada
6%
24%
63%
5%
91
flagUkraine
0%
20%
62%
10%
29
flagAustralia
9%
20%
60%
9%
55
flagthe United States
9%
27%
51%
10%
577
flagIndia
19%
27%
42%
7%
66

Gender

men83%
women78%
Australian
3%
4%
British
11%
13%
Polish
83%
78%
German
2%
3%

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