Which Island has been named after Scotland?

Tasmania
New Guinea
New Caledonia
New Zealand
Cale­do­nia is the Latin name given by the Romans to the land in today's Scotland north of their province of Bri­tan­ni­a. The island of New Cale­do­nia was named by Captain James Cook on 4 Sep­tem­ber 1774, as the north-east of the island reminded him of Scot­land.

Answers distribution

Tasmania
New Guinea
New Caledonia
New Zealand
answers
flagAustralia
6%
0%
87%
0%
16
flagSpain
2%
0%
83%
13%
37
flagBelgium
5%
5%
76%
11%
17
flagItaly
2%
10%
75%
10%
37
flagCanada
11%
4%
69%
14%
42
flagGermany
11%
5%
67%
15%
199
flagLithuania
13%
0%
60%
20%
15
flagPoland
11%
8%
58%
20%
12610
flagthe United Kingdom
10%
6%
58%
23%
447
flagthe Netherlands
7%
13%
58%
19%
51
flagRepublic of Ireland
11%
11%
55%
22%
36
flagDenmark
5%
15%
55%
25%
20
flagNorway
8%
2%
54%
34%
35
flagthe United States
9%
8%
53%
26%
449
flagUnknown
9%
10%
50%
29%
55
flagIndia
21%
13%
50%
13%
38
flagSweden
12%
6%
50%
31%
16
flagthe United Arab Emirates
28%
7%
50%
14%
14
flagFrance
10%
4%
45%
39%
48
flagAustria
11%
27%
38%
22%
18

Gender

men60%
women53%
Tasmania
11%
13%
New Guinea
7%
11%
New Caledonia
60%
53%
New Zealand
20%
21%

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