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%
84%
13%
38
flagBelgium
5%
5%
77%
11%
18
flagItaly
2%
11%
72%
13%
43
flagCanada
11%
6%
67%
13%
43
flagGermany
11%
5%
66%
16%
201
flagthe Netherlands
7%
14%
61%
17%
57
flagLithuania
13%
0%
60%
20%
15
flagthe United Kingdom
9%
6%
59%
23%
462
flagPoland
11%
8%
58%
20%
13148
flagUnknown
9%
8%
56%
26%
75
flagRepublic of Ireland
11%
11%
55%
22%
36
flagthe United Arab Emirates
27%
5%
55%
11%
18
flagNorway
10%
2%
54%
32%
37
flagthe United States
9%
8%
53%
25%
458
flagDenmark
4%
14%
52%
28%
21
flagSweden
11%
5%
52%
29%
17
flagIndia
20%
12%
51%
12%
39
flagFrance
10%
4%
46%
38%
49
flagAustria
11%
27%
38%
22%
18

Gender

men61%
women54%
Tasmania
11%
13%
New Guinea
7%
11%
New Caledonia
61%
54%
New Zealand
20%
20%

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