Which large island did the USA try to buy for $100,000,000 in 1946?

Easter Island
Greenland
Malta
Bornholm
On 8 April 1941, the United States occupied Green­land in order to defend it against a possible invasion by Germany. After the end of WW2, the United States wished to keep the island for strate­gic reasons and offered $100,000,000, but Denmark refused to sell.

Answers distribution

Easter Island
Greenland
Malta
Bornholm
answers
flagBelgium
0%
92%
2%
2%
41
flagAustria
6%
87%
3%
3%
33
flagItaly
8%
83%
3%
3%
78
flagDenmark
11%
80%
0%
7%
51
flagLithuania
8%
79%
4%
0%
24
flagFrance
11%
77%
4%
3%
84
flagSweden
13%
77%
2%
4%
45
flagPoland
13%
75%
4%
4%
19635
flagRepublic of Ireland
15%
75%
1%
6%
65
flagSpain
14%
75%
5%
1%
56
flagNorway
12%
75%
6%
6%
48
flagthe United Kingdom
13%
74%
4%
5%
667
flagCanada
14%
74%
3%
3%
102
flagGermany
14%
72%
6%
5%
261
flagUkraine
12%
70%
4%
12%
24
flagthe United States
16%
69%
7%
3%
1158
flagthe Netherlands
14%
69%
8%
7%
68
flagUnknown
19%
67%
5%
6%
443
flagAustralia
21%
64%
2%
7%
42
flagIndia
17%
59%
6%
6%
79

Gender

men75%
women73%
Easter Island
15%
15%
Greenland
75%
73%
Malta
3%
4%
Bornholm
5%
6%

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