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%
81%
16%
43
flagBelgium
4%
4%
81%
9%
22
flagLithuania
10%
0%
70%
15%
20
flagItaly
3%
9%
69%
17%
52
flagCanada
10%
6%
68%
16%
50
flagGermany
11%
5%
66%
16%
230
flagthe Netherlands
7%
12%
63%
16%
66
flagthe United Kingdom
10%
6%
60%
22%
546
flagPoland
11%
9%
58%
20%
16408
flagNorway
9%
2%
58%
30%
43
flagRepublic of Ireland
8%
8%
57%
24%
45
flagDenmark
4%
13%
56%
26%
23
flagthe United States
9%
8%
55%
23%
521
flagIndia
18%
12%
52%
14%
48
flagSweden
19%
4%
52%
23%
21
flagthe United Arab Emirates
31%
5%
52%
10%
19
flagUnknown
14%
10%
51%
23%
450
flagFrance
11%
3%
45%
39%
51
flagAustria
7%
23%
38%
26%
26

Gender

men59%
women54%
Tasmania
12%
13%
New Guinea
8%
11%
New Caledonia
59%
54%
New Zealand
20%
20%

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