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Modern Names of Former British Colonies Quiz Stats

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Colonial Name Modern Country % Correct
Anglo-Egyptian SudanSudan/South Sudan
94.5%
British SomalilandSomalia
84.9%
British CameroonsCameroon/Nigeria
83.6%
BurmaMyanmar (Burma)
81.9%
BengalBangladesh/India
81.8%
PalestineIsrael
76.3%
Muscat and OmanOman
73.6%
British Residency of the Arabian (Persian) GulfBahrain/United Arab Emirates/Oman/Qatar/Kuwait
71.2%
New South WalesAustralia/New Zealand
70.4%
Dominion of New EnglandUnited States
69.4%
CeylonSri Lanka
68.5%
MesopotamiaIraq
68.3%
Cape ColonySouth Africa
68.2%
TransjordanJordan
63.5%
British HondurasBelize
59%
New FranceCanada/United States
58.9%
Southern RhodesiaZimbabwe
56%
Federation of South ArabiaYemen
53.4%
TanganyikaTanzania
48%
Northern RhodesiaZambia
48%
ZululandSouth Africa
45%
Ionian IslandsGreece
39.9%
Colonial Name Modern Country % Correct
BaluchistanPakistan
39%
British TogolandGhana
38.5%
British West AfricaGambia/Sierra Leone
38.3%
Gold CoastGhana
38.3%
SikkimIndia
30.9%
BasutolandLesotho
26.7%
BechuanalandBotswana
26.3%
NyasalandMalawi
21.6%
CyrenaicaLibya
19.3%
Saint-DomingueHaiti
19%
Gilbert and Ellice IslandsKiribati/Tuvalu
18%
WeihaiweiChina
17%
Mosquito CoastNicaragua
14.6%
Straits SettlementMalaysia/Singapore
14.3%
Oil Rivers ProtectorateNigeria
11.6%
New HebridesVanuatu
11.1%
Darien (New Caledonia)Panama
10.3%
Demerara-EssequiboGuyana
8.6%
Port Clarence (Fernando Póo)Equatorial Guinea
6.5%
Providence IslandColombia
1.6%
WilloughbySuriname
1.2%
Fort WilliamBenin
0.9%

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