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%
36
flagBelgium
5%
5%
76%
11%
17
flagItaly
3%
9%
75%
12%
33
flagRussia
10%
0%
70%
20%
10
flagGermany
10%
3%
69%
16%
167
flagCanada
13%
5%
69%
11%
36
flagthe United Kingdom
9%
7%
58%
23%
381
flagthe Netherlands
9%
13%
58%
18%
43
flagPoland
11%
9%
57%
20%
11182
flagRepublic of Ireland
12%
9%
54%
22%
31
flagLithuania
15%
0%
53%
23%
13
flagthe United States
10%
8%
52%
27%
418
flagIndia
23%
11%
50%
11%
34
flagNorway
9%
3%
50%
37%
32
flagSweden
12%
6%
50%
31%
16
flagFrance
9%
3%
48%
39%
33
flagDenmark
5%
17%
47%
29%
17
flagAustria
13%
20%
40%
26%
15

Gender

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

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