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Research Shows These Are The 13 Countries People Struggle To Identify On A Map – Can You Guess Even Half Right?

Do you know your countries by sight?

Research recently conducted by The Knowledge Academy has found that most people can't find the countries featured in this quiz on a map.* Can you figure out which is which?

*includes "well-known" countries with a population of 20 million or more.

  1. Which number represents Canada?

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    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's 2!

    According to The Knowledge Academy's research, 53% of survey respondents failed to place Canada on a map!

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  2. Which number represents Japan?

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    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's 6!

    62% failed to place Japan when they were asked.

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  3. Where is Madagascar?

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    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's 6!

    50% of those surveyed could not find Madagascar on a map.

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  4. How about Saudi Arabia?

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    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    Its 4!

    61% failed to find Saudi Arabia.

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  5. Do you know where Indonesia is?

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    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's 5!

    A whopping 83% had no idea where Indonesia was on a map.

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  6. Which number represents Morocco?

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    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's 1!

    57% failed to place Morocco.

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  7. Can you place Ukraine?

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    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's 1!

    73% of people were unable to identify Ukraine.

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  8. You must know where Vietnam is!

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    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's 5!

    81% of people surveyed could not select Vietnam on a map.

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  9. How about Peru?

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    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's 1!

    Peru confused the most people out of all the countries in South America – 69% couldn’t pinpoint it on a map.

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  10. Where is Angola?

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    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's 2!

    52% of people failed to correctly label Angola.

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  11. Can you place Poland?

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    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's 3!

    Poland managed to confuse 43% of the respondents.

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  12. How about Bangladesh?

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    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's 4!

    78% were unable to pick Bangladesh on the map.

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  13. And finally, do you know where Uzbekistan is?

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    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    It's 3!

    68% failed to place Uzbekistan when asked.

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