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%
3%
0%
28
flagAustria
4%
88%
4%
4%
25
flagItaly
10%
82%
2%
6%
50
flagRussia
5%
82%
0%
0%
17
flagDenmark
16%
78%
0%
5%
37
flagFrance
11%
77%
4%
3%
61
flagLithuania
5%
77%
5%
0%
18
flagPoland
14%
75%
4%
5%
14279
flagthe United Kingdom
14%
74%
3%
5%
433
flagCanada
13%
74%
4%
4%
67
flagGermany
13%
73%
5%
5%
195
flagSpain
17%
72%
6%
0%
47
flagRepublic of Ireland
18%
72%
2%
4%
44
flagNorway
13%
72%
6%
6%
44
flagthe Netherlands
10%
71%
10%
8%
49
flagSweden
16%
70%
3%
6%
31
flagAustralia
21%
69%
0%
6%
33
flagthe United States
16%
68%
6%
3%
959
flagUkraine
17%
64%
5%
11%
17
flagIndia
19%
58%
6%
6%
63

Gender

men75%
women73%
Easter Island
15%
15%
Greenland
76%
73%
Malta
3%
4%
Bornholm
5%
7%

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