Quiz: Can you name these islands based only on their SHAPE? trends now

Quiz: Can you name these islands based only on their SHAPE? trends now
Quiz: Can you name these islands based only on their SHAPE? trends now

Quiz: Can you name these islands based only on their SHAPE? trends now

The globe is peppered with islands of all shapes and sizes - there are around 900,000 in total.

Here we've picked out 23 of the more well-known examples - including one that's home to the world's biggest nightclub and another where Christmas was banned for 30 years - but can you identify them based only on their silhouette?

Scroll down and put your geography skills to the test...  

QUESTIONS

No.1 - Which island country is this? It was the setting for a hit 2005 animated kids' film

No.1 - Which island country is this? It was the setting for a hit 2005 animated kids' film 

No.2 - Do you recognise this island nation? Christmas was banned here for 30 years

No.2 - Do you recognise this island nation? Christmas was banned here for 30 years

No.3 - The late fashion designer Alexander McQueen's ashes were scattered on this island.  What is it called?

No.3 - The late fashion designer Alexander McQueen's ashes were scattered on this island.  What is it called? 

No.4 - By what name do we know this island? Its potatoes have 'Protected Designation of Origin' status

No.4 - By what name do we know this island? Its potatoes have 'Protected Designation of Origin' status 

No.5 - This island nation is where bubble tea, a popular drink that's filled with tapioca balls, first originated. Can you name it?

No.5 - This island nation is where bubble tea, a popular drink that's filled with tapioca balls, first originated. Can you name it? 

No.6 - What is the name of this isle, famed as the world's largest island (that is not a continent)?

No.6 - What is the name of this isle, famed as the world's largest island (that is not a continent)?

No.7 - Can you identify this isle, which goes by the nickname of the 'Island of the Winds'?

No.7 - Can you identify this isle, which goes by the nickname of the 'Island of the Winds'? 

No.8 - Do you know what this island is called? It's thought to be named after the daughter of a British explorer

No.8 - Do you know what this island is called? It's thought to be named after the daughter of a British explorer 

No.9 - Swashbuckling actor Errol Flynn - the George Clooney of the thirties, forties and fifties - described this island as more beautiful than any woman. Can you name it?

No.9 - Swashbuckling actor Errol Flynn - the George Clooney of the thirties, forties and fifties - described this island as more beautiful than any woman. Can you name it?

No.10 - Can you name this island? It's home to the world’s biggest nightclub, according to Guinness World Records

No.10 - Can you name this island? It's home to the world’s biggest nightclub, according to Guinness World Records 

No.11 - This island is famous as the birthplace of a U.S president. What is the island's name?

No.11 - This island is famous as the birthplace of a U.S president. What is the island's name? 

No.12 - Do you recognise this island? It is known for its matriarchal family structure and its female free-divers, who harvest fish from the ocean

No.12 - Do you recognise this island? It is known for its matriarchal family structure and its female free-divers, who harvest fish from the ocean 

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