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
flagItaly
2%
8%
76%
11%
34
flagBelgium
5%
5%
76%
11%
17
flagGermany
11%
3%
69%
16%
181
flagCanada
11%
4%
69%
14%
42
flagthe United Kingdom
9%
6%
59%
23%
418
flagPoland
12%
9%
57%
20%
12013
flagLithuania
14%
0%
57%
21%
14
flagthe Netherlands
8%
15%
55%
20%
45
flagthe United States
9%
8%
54%
26%
436
flagRepublic of Ireland
11%
11%
52%
23%
34
flagNorway
8%
2%
52%
35%
34
flagIndia
22%
11%
51%
11%
35
flagSweden
12%
6%
50%
31%
16
flagDenmark
5%
17%
47%
29%
17
flagFrance
9%
2%
44%
44%
43
flagUU
10%
13%
43%
32%
37
flagAustria
11%
27%
38%
22%
18
flagthe United Arab Emirates
36%
9%
36%
18%
11

Gender

men60%
women53%
Tasmania
11%
13%
New Guinea
7%
11%
New Caledonia
60%
54%
New Zealand
20%
21%

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