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'New' Names

written by: marcing
 
Many geographical names contain NEW. New York City is the most prominent example. See other NEW names!

Question 1:


New York City was originally established as which other "New" city?
New Lisbon
New Madrid
New Paris
New Amsterdam

Question 2:


How many US states contain the 'New' adjective in their names?
3
5
4
2

Question 3:


New Orleans is a city in southern US. Where is Orleans located?
France
England
Spain
Italy

Question 4:


What is New South Wales?
It is a fictional name.
a UK overseas territory on the Pacific Ocean
a state in Australia
a UK offshore island

Question 5:


Which of these is the correct official name of a Canadian province?
Nova Scotia
Nouvelle-Écosse
Alba Nuadh
New Scotland

Question 6:


New Zealand was named after which of the following?
Zeeland (a town in Michigan, US)
Zealand (an island in Denmark)
Zealandia (a submerged continent that sank after breaking from Antarctica some 70 million years ago)
Zeeland (a province in Holland)

Question 7:


How many countries in the world contain the word 'New' in their names?  (place mouse pointer over ? icon to view hints or answer requirements)
1
4
3
2

Question 8:


New Brunswick was named in honor of whom/what?
HMS Brunswick, a ship of the British Royal Navy
Brunswick Corporation, an American manufacturing company
A town in English West Midlands
King George III of the House of Brunswick

Question 9:


Which US state is part of New England?
Rhode Island
Pennsylvania
New York
Delaware

Question 10:


Which present day territory was NOT part of Nueva España (New Spain)?
Peru
Philippines
Mexico
Texas

 


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