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%
58
flagAustria
0%
10%
89%
0%
28
flagBelgium
0%
13%
86%
0%
22
flagthe Netherlands
3%
11%
84%
1%
63
flagUnknown
2%
13%
84%
0%
44
flagSweden
0%
9%
81%
4%
22
flagPoland
4%
11%
80%
2%
14780
flagDenmark
0%
19%
80%
0%
21
flagLithuania
5%
17%
76%
0%
17
flagFrance
1%
16%
75%
3%
54
flagGermany
1%
15%
74%
5%
224
flagSpain
0%
24%
73%
2%
41
flagthe United Kingdom
5%
15%
71%
5%
449
flagRepublic of Ireland
5%
13%
68%
12%
58
flagNorway
5%
14%
67%
10%
56
flagAustralia
6%
16%
67%
9%
43
flagUkraine
0%
19%
65%
7%
26
flagCanada
7%
25%
63%
3%
76
flagthe United States
11%
28%
49%
10%
490
flagIndia
21%
30%
38%
8%
60

Gender

men84%
women78%
Australian
2%
4%
British
10%
12%
Polish
84%
79%
German
2%
3%

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