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%
9%
90%
0%
31
flagItaly
2%
4%
91%
1%
69
flagthe Netherlands
2%
10%
85%
1%
69
flagBelgium
0%
16%
83%
0%
24
flagDenmark
0%
17%
82%
0%
23
flagSweden
0%
8%
82%
4%
23
flagPoland
4%
11%
81%
2%
16174
flagUnknown
3%
15%
80%
0%
85
flagFrance
1%
16%
75%
3%
54
flagGermany
2%
15%
74%
5%
234
flagthe United Kingdom
5%
15%
72%
5%
496
flagSpain
0%
25%
72%
2%
43
flagRepublic of Ireland
4%
12%
71%
12%
66
flagLithuania
4%
19%
71%
0%
21
flagNorway
5%
14%
68%
10%
57
flagAustralia
6%
17%
67%
8%
46
flagCanada
6%
24%
63%
4%
86
flagUkraine
0%
20%
62%
10%
29
flagthe United States
10%
28%
49%
10%
531
flagIndia
21%
29%
39%
8%
61

Gender

men85%
women78%
Australian
2%
4%
British
10%
12%
Polish
85%
79%
German
2%
3%

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