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

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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. Correct! 

    Wrong! 

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

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  2. Correct! 

    Wrong! 

    62% failed to place Japan when they were asked.

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  3. Correct! 

    Wrong! 

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

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  4. Correct! 

    Wrong! 

    61% failed to find Saudi Arabia.

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  5. Correct! 

    Wrong! 

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

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  6. Correct! 

    Wrong! 

    57% failed to place Morocco.

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  7. Correct! 

    Wrong! 

    73% of people were unable to identify Ukraine.

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  8. Correct! 

    Wrong! 

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

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  9. Correct! 

    Wrong! 

    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. Correct! 

    Wrong! 

    52% of people failed to correctly label Angola.

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  11. Correct! 

    Wrong! 

    Poland managed to confuse 43% of the respondents.

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  12. Correct! 

    Wrong! 

    78% were unable to pick Bangladesh on the map.

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  13. Correct! 

    Wrong! 

    68% failed to place Uzbekistan when asked.

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