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
flagGreece
0%
0%
85%
11%
27
flagSpain
2%
0%
83%
14%
42
flagBelgium
5%
5%
80%
10%
20
flagItaly
2%
10%
73%
13%
46
flagLithuania
10%
0%
68%
15%
19
flagCanada
10%
6%
67%
16%
49
flagGermany
11%
5%
66%
16%
219
flagthe Netherlands
6%
13%
62%
18%
61
flagthe United Kingdom
10%
6%
59%
22%
527
flagNorway
9%
2%
59%
28%
42
flagPoland
11%
9%
58%
20%
15840
flagRepublic of Ireland
8%
8%
57%
24%
45
flagthe United States
10%
8%
55%
24%
508
flagSweden
15%
5%
55%
25%
20
flagIndia
19%
10%
54%
13%
46
flagDenmark
4%
13%
54%
27%
22
flagthe United Arab Emirates
31%
5%
52%
10%
19
flagUnknown
14%
10%
50%
23%
422
flagFrance
11%
3%
45%
39%
51
flagAustria
8%
25%
41%
20%
24

Gender

men59%
women53%
Tasmania
12%
13%
New Guinea
7%
11%
New Caledonia
59%
54%
New Zealand
19%
20%

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