Countries by Bordering Flags #1

Name the country based on the flags of the countries it borders.
Answer must correspond to the yellow box!
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Last updated: November 26, 2017
First submittedNovember 23, 2017
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Flags
Country
Canada
United Kingdom
Netherlands
Andorra
Uruguay
Lebanon
Sweden
Lesotho
Mongolia

Spain
Flags
Country
Denmark
United States
Qatar
Brunei
Indonesia
Cambodia
Bangladesh
Ireland
North Korea
Panama
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Level 70
Nov 23, 2017
Great idea for a quiz!
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Level 78
Nov 23, 2017
Once I walked out of Spain and a few minutes later I got a Moroccan stamp ...
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Level ∞
Nov 25, 2017
Fixed!
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Level 65
Jan 31, 2018
actually, it borders also the United Kingdom, whose flag stands in Gibraltar
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Level 71
Mar 29, 2018
Gibraltar is actually an overseas territory.
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Level 71
Mar 29, 2018
Haven't seen anywhere that territories are excluded....
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Level 73
Mar 31, 2018
cyprus is in asia
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Level 72
Jun 1, 2019
Gibraltar is not part of the UK.
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Level 44
Aug 21, 2020
even if gibraltar isnt part of the uk it still borders spain, so either but the british flag there as its a british crown dependency or put gibraltars flag there
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Level 49
Jan 8, 2021
I agree with adding Gibraltar, because it never states that overseas territories are not included.
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Level 24
Jun 18, 2020
I missed panama
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Level 46
Nov 23, 2017
This is a great quiz! It's challenging because, you have to know the countries flag, then once you found that, you need to know where those countries are located, and think which countries only border those. But, I got 20/20! Nice job!
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Level 70
Nov 24, 2017
Great idea! Multi-layered. Looking forward to more.
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Level 65
Aug 25, 2020
Here is a more difficult, overlapping version :)
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Level 82
Nov 24, 2017
A flag quiz which made me think more than usual.. Great idea. I look forward to hopefully seeing more of these. You could maybe have drag and drops of flags as the answers instead of typing? I know how 'not' busy you are? ; )
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Level 81
Nov 24, 2017
excellent format, I really enjoyed that quiz, thank you
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Level 40
Nov 24, 2017
Great idea for a quiz. Can you make more of these?
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Level ∞
Nov 25, 2017
Sure! Here's another one. Warning: it's not easy.
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Level 73
Aug 24, 2020
Not much love for Africa in these quizzes... :( Also, the second one isn't that hard either: 15/20 average
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Level 60
Dec 13, 2017
Really confusing.
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Level 67
Mar 26, 2020
Why ? Pretty straightforward (and if you are a visual thinker, might be easier than thinking of the countries as words) and fun.
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Level 61
Jan 19, 2018
I was going to say about Singapore and Malaysia bur realized it's a island hehe
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Level 70
Jan 20, 2018
Like tricky quizzes?....... try my latest Double Trouble Capitals ...... here it is
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Level 51
Feb 27, 2018
Cool quiz. Really makes you think!
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Level 74
Mar 29, 2018
I'm terrible at flag quizzes, but I really enjoyed that one.
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Level 72
Mar 29, 2018
Me too! There are flags I know and always remember and any that I don't know never seem to stick in my memory!

This quiz was great though.

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Level 51
Mar 29, 2018
Awesome idea, more please!
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Level 89
Mar 29, 2018
fun one!
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Level 40
Mar 29, 2018
10 More Points To Go Till Lev. 17. Made 53 Quizzes
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Level 55
Mar 29, 2018
The UAE shares a small border with Qatar.
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Level 81
Mar 29, 2018
What are you talking about?
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Level 72
Feb 27, 2020
I think sou66 is right. The UAE does share a small land border with Qatar.
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Level 72
Mar 9, 2020
Weird—some maps show a land border between Qatar and the UAE, while others show that Qatar only shares a land border with Saudi Arabia. Is this due to territorial disputes between the UAE and Saudi Arabia?
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Level 56
Jul 9, 2020
I was confused as well, since I always learned that it doesn't. But apparently, sou66 is right in a sense. There is a thing called Treaty of Jeddah from 1974, that only the SA signed, and before, UAE did shared a border with Qatar. And since UAE didn't signed the treaty, some maps shows the old borders. But Jetpunk accepts the new borders and therefore, Quatar only borders SA.
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Level 81
Aug 21, 2020
oh. interesting never knew that. I've only ever seen the new maps.
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Level 81
Mar 29, 2018
Nice quiz. Very easy.
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Level 32
Mar 29, 2018
really makes you think. great quiz
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Level 64
Mar 29, 2018
Great quiz, thanks!
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Level 66
Mar 29, 2018
Awesome quiz, I thoroughly enjoyed it.
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Level 29
Mar 29, 2018
I got 13/20. I struggled with the Asian countries mostly.
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Level 71
Mar 29, 2018
How about Cyprus for the UK flag? North Cyprus is not a country by JetPunk standards, but overseas territories etc are not excluded for this quiz....

Let's not make the King Fahd causeway case here, as it is addressed in many other places already. :)

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Level 71
Mar 29, 2018
Hmmm.... That would also mean that next to the Irish flag, we should have Spain and Cyprus to get the UK as an answer :)
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Level 44
Aug 21, 2020
yes
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Level 64
Mar 29, 2018
Great idea for a quiz!
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Level 38
Mar 30, 2018
3:18, first try.
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Level 27
Apr 1, 2018
I thought the answer was Gibraltar or The United Kingdom. But it was Spain.
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Level 72
Feb 27, 2020
Gibraltar is not a sovereign state, and it is not part of the United Kingdom.
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Level 44
Aug 21, 2020
as youve got to count it in some way for these quizzes you should count it to the uk because its under the rule of the british monarch
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Level 17
Apr 4, 2018
Would Singapore also apply for bordering only Malaysia?
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Level 72
Feb 27, 2020
No, because there is no land border (a bridge does not count).
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Level 20
Sep 15, 2020
Maybe it's referring to land borders ?
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Level 41
Apr 5, 2018
The UK also borders Cyprus and Spain. The Netherlands also have a border with France on Saint-Martin.
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Level 72
Feb 27, 2020
I don't think this quiz counts overseas territories. And Akrotiri and Dhekelia and Gibraltar do not count as being part of the United Kingdom.
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Level 44
Aug 21, 2020
it doesnt say that overseas didnt count. and as youve got to count them in some way for these quizzes you should count crown dependencies to the uk because its under the rule of the british monarch
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Level 41
Apr 25, 2018
Shouldn't Cuba's flag be shown as bordering the US(Guantanamo Bay), and the UK's as bordering Spain(Gibraltar)?
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Level 73
Aug 23, 2020
Guantanamo Bay is actually Cuban territory leased by the US from the Cuban government. The US has held the lease since the end of the Spanish-American War and sends checks each year to the Cuban government for the usage of the land.
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Level 66
Aug 23, 2020
The Cubans claim they never cash them. The Castros have been sticking them in a drawer. No idea whether that's true, but it's pretty amusing.
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Level 69
Sep 24, 2018
Just nitpicking here but the Costa Rican flag shown here includes the coat of arms, while it doesn't on the other Jetpunk quizzes I know.
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Level 21
Jan 31, 2019
Swaziland only borders South Africa too
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Level 73
Feb 10, 2019
It also borders Mozambique.
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Level 73
Aug 24, 2020
And it's Eswatini now.
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Level 42
Dec 6, 2019
love this idea
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Level 41
Feb 1, 2020
Bahrain also works for Saudi Arabia
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Level 17
Mar 11, 2020
Ireland does not border the united kingdom and vice versa. they are both islands... quiz doesnt make any sense.

fix up g

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Level 67
Mar 26, 2020
Are you trolling? Northern ireland which is one of the parts of the UK (like Wales, England and Scotland) quite obviously borders the republic of Ireland. Both being on the island named Ireland.
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Level 67
Mar 26, 2020
Btw if you are not, I am very curious where you are from (or what you age is, I guess if you are 6 or under it is forgivable. It is like saying japan isn't a country but part of (or another name for) china. Or saying portugal does not border spain, only france. Mixing spain and france up.)
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Level 73
Aug 23, 2020
Islands can have borders. Haiti and the Dominican Republic are on Hispaniola. Malaysia, Brunei, and Indonesia are on Borneo. PNG and Indonesia are on New Guinea. East Timor and Indonesia are on Timor. Chile and Argentina have borders on islands.
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Level 44
May 14, 2020
france and netherlands actually share a border in their oversea territories in the carribean
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Level 60
Aug 21, 2020
Really easy, but great! I think putting the Ireland - UK question twice is a bit weird. If you got it once, you'll get it again, if you didn't get it the first time, you won't on the second try. What's the use?
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Level 90
Aug 23, 2020
The quiz is about identifying country flags. In order to know that two answers are reciprocal you have to know both flags. For example, if someone knows the Union Jack they'll be able to get Ireland, but if they don't know the Irish flag, they won't know that answer is the UK.
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Level 33
Aug 22, 2020
Singapore also borders Malaysia too
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Level 60
Aug 22, 2020
Singapore is an island. It doesn't have any borders with any countries.
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Level 90
Aug 23, 2020
There's a bit of confusion about borders on this site. It's a site standard or policy that country borders refer to land borders. And then generally, land borders includes inland rivers (like the Rio Grande). In the real world, countries generally 'own' the waters within 200 miles of their shores *unless* that water overlaps with the 200 mile territorial water of another country. All Ocean/Sea that is more than 200 miles from any country is considered to be 'international waters'. In cases where countries are separated by ocean/sea and within 200 miles of each other, there is a defined border in the water between them - they share a border in the water as there is no international water between them. Jetpunk does not count oceanic borders.
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Level 61
Aug 23, 2020
Not sure if someone else mentioned this but the US also borders Mexico so the first answer could also be that in addition to Canada.
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Level 90
Aug 23, 2020
Canada is the only possible answer. The 'question' for Mexico would need 3 flags: US, Guatemala, and Belize.
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Level 47
Feb 1, 2021
Singapore only borders Malaysia but this quiz only excepts Brunei
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Level 28
Mar 9, 2021
Easy one!

Go check my flag quiz it is haaard!!!