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Quiz Updated Jan 9, 2012

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Colonial Name Modern Country % Correct
Anglo-Egyptian SudanSudan/South Sudan
94.4%
British SomalilandSomalia
84.9%
British CameroonsCameroon/Nigeria
83.6%
BurmaMyanmar (Burma)
82%
BengalBangladesh/India
81.8%
PalestineIsrael
76.3%
Muscat and OmanOman
73.4%
British Residency of the Arabian (Persian) GulfBahrain/United Arab Emirates/Oman/Qatar/Kuwait
71.2%
New South WalesAustralia/New Zealand
70.3%
Dominion of New EnglandUnited States
69.5%
MesopotamiaIraq
68.2%
CeylonSri Lanka
68.1%
Cape ColonySouth Africa
67.9%
TransjordanJordan
63.3%
New FranceCanada/United States
58.9%
British HondurasBelize
58.4%
Southern RhodesiaZimbabwe
55.5%
Federation of South ArabiaYemen
53%
TanganyikaTanzania
47.5%
Northern RhodesiaZambia
47.3%
ZululandSouth Africa
44.7%
Ionian IslandsGreece
39.4%
Colonial Name Modern Country % Correct
BaluchistanPakistan
38.5%
British TogolandGhana
37.7%
British West AfricaGambia/Sierra Leone
37.6%
Gold CoastGhana
37.6%
SikkimIndia
30.3%
BasutolandLesotho
25.8%
BechuanalandBotswana
25.4%
NyasalandMalawi
21%
CyrenaicaLibya
18.9%
Saint-DomingueHaiti
18.6%
Gilbert and Ellice IslandsKiribati/Tuvalu
17.3%
WeihaiweiChina
16.6%
Mosquito CoastNicaragua
14.2%
Straits SettlementMalaysia/Singapore
13.9%
Oil Rivers ProtectorateNigeria
11.5%
New HebridesVanuatu
10.5%
Darien (New Caledonia)Panama
9.8%
Demerara-EssequiboGuyana
8.1%
Port Clarence (Fernando Póo)Equatorial Guinea
6.2%
Providence IslandColombia
1.4%
WilloughbySuriname
1.1%
Fort WilliamBenin
0.8%
 
Number % Answered
44 (all)
0.4%
39-43
2.3%
34-38
5.9%
29-33
9.3%
24-28
14.2%
19-23
18.1%
14-18
17.7%
9-13
13.4%
4-8
9.9%
1-3
8.9%

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