Which Island is 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.
globalquiz.org
0
Correct this question
3
Very interesting!
reach: rather globalgeographic namesgeographyislands

Answers by country

Tasmania
New Guinea
New Caledonia
New Zealand
answers
flagItaly
2%
0%
92%
4%
41
flagSwitzerland
9%
9%
81%
0%
11
flagthe United Kingdom
4%
6%
76%
12%
158
flagRepublic of Ireland
6%
13%
73%
6%
15
flagGreece
16%
5%
66%
5%
18
flagAustralia
26%
0%
63%
5%
19
flagthe Netherlands
3%
7%
62%
25%
27
flagAustria
0%
7%
61%
30%
13
flagCanada
9%
3%
59%
21%
32
flagthe United States
10%
7%
54%
24%
481
flagFrance
9%
0%
54%
36%
11
flagGermany
20%
2%
53%
24%
75
flagPoland
13%
10%
52%
23%
16521
flagIndia
18%
18%
47%
13%
53
flagUnknown
5%
5%
44%
44%
18
flagSpain
0%
9%
36%
45%
11