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World Map with 10 Random Extra Borders

Name the 10 random countries in the world map below that have been cut in two by an extra border. The answers change every time!
Some extra borders may be difficult to spot!
Click the map to zoom!
Also try the unrandomized series: Maps with Extra Borders
Countries which are too small to see are excluded. Some may be only a little visible unzoomed, and more visible when zoomed.
Quiz by Stewart
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Last updated: September 19, 2019
First submittedSeptember 19, 2019
Times taken30,754
Rating4.83
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level 62
Sep 19, 2019
Really fun idea, and that SVG must've taken a lot of work!
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level 71
Sep 20, 2019
Great idea! How many extra borders are there in total?!
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level 65
Sep 20, 2019
Thanks to both! There's 103 extra borders :)
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level 45
Dec 9, 2019
Is there a way for you to create the opposite version of this quiz where 10 borders are removed?
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level 65
Dec 9, 2019
Technically yes, but creating it in a way that people could type it would be hard. Since each random border removed would constitute two answers. Potentially doing it in a way someone has to type, for example "UK Ireland" or "Ireland UK". I.e. having to type both countries that constitute a border.
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level 45
Dec 9, 2019
Ok, that makes sense. There are quizzes that have you type in both as two different answers (like the Longest International Borders quiz). But the random part with two answers would still be quite challenging.
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level 77
Dec 18, 2019
@meteorologicalwolverine
I think there's one already, in which you must enter any of the two countries whose border was "erased"
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level 65
Dec 18, 2019
The one already isn't randomised. Its called merged countries.
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level 65
Mar 22, 2020
And months later... it's here! Thanks to the Random Group feature that was implemented over Christmas: World Map with Random Merged Countries.
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level 61
Nov 25, 2019
rawe could do this with just guessing every country!
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level 62
Dec 21, 2019
There's a world of quizzes rawe could do without thought, just guessing every country.
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level 57
Dec 22, 2019
IKR
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level 61
Nov 26, 2019
Completely overlooked New Zealand!
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level 35
Dec 19, 2019
canada is hard to see too!
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level 75
Nov 27, 2019
Brilliant idea. This opens up a whole new series of potential quizzes for geography nuts that doesn't simply rehash old ideas. Each iteration is a unique and legitimate challenge.
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level 59
Dec 5, 2019
It's a great quiz!!! I wonder if when morocco gets divided we get the Western Sahara border....
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level 68
Dec 16, 2019
I had that one! I'm not sure if it was the exact same border, but it looked very similar.
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level 32
Dec 8, 2019
Ukrainian person: "Ukraine" Also ukrainian person: "U-k-r-a-i-n-e" Also also ukrainian person: *visible confusion*
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level 43
Dec 13, 2019
lol
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level 45
Dec 8, 2019
The more there are in a single continent, the harder it is to spot differences. I had seven in Africa (five of which were in West Africa). What are the odds of getting all of them in a single continent?
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level 78
Dec 9, 2019
Cool. I never would've thought of this.
Hmm...I may have found a new favorite quiz to take multiple times.
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level 41
Dec 12, 2019
I see Somaliland gained some territory.
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level 59
Dec 12, 2019
Nice quiz! Hope it gets nominated
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level 60
Dec 13, 2019
This is so cool!
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level 67
Dec 16, 2019
*tries Korea* *tries Sudan* *tries Armenia*
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level 75
Dec 16, 2019
*Serbia* *Ethiopia*
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level 80
Dec 16, 2019
Look! There's a fake border separating Crimea from Ukraine! Oh, wait...
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level 68
Dec 16, 2019
I have a new favourite country thanks to this quiz: North South Korea!
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level 35
Mar 26, 2020
That's called Central Korea :P
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level 73
Dec 16, 2019
Cool quiz. Can't find "discluded" in any dictionary though - I presume you mean "excluded"?
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level 65
Dec 16, 2019
Fixed :P I think I was going for something like "dis-included", and discluded sounded wrong but I couldn't think of anything better. Excluded is exactly what I was looking for!

Edit: Saying that, I found it on Wikitionary, so it appears to mean exactly as I intended: disclude
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level 65
Dec 16, 2019
Why isn't Ireland working?
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level 65
Dec 16, 2019
That border isn't extra, it's been there since 1921
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level 66
Feb 11, 2020
You mean the border between (republic of) Ireland and the Uk?
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level 63
Dec 17, 2019
Simple and fun idea but tough when you don't know all the country shapes. I only got 4/10 in the first round and then 8/10 in the second which was way easier including a very visually split Australia for example.
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level 83
Dec 17, 2019
That took longer than it should've. Getting 8-9 was easy enough, but that 10th one!
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level 34
Dec 17, 2019
This is a really cool idea. I went round each continent and was getting worried when I had done everything except Africa and had only found 3/10.... but it turned out I just had loads in north-west Africa!
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level 66
Dec 17, 2019
Man, I don't think I've ever done worse on a border quiz, ever. I love border quizzes but I had a hard time spotting the extra lines in the time allotted. Nice challenge.
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level 57
Dec 19, 2019
You split Yemen into two parts, which may really happen in the next year or so.
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level 44
Dec 21, 2019
yemen the lemon
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level 61
Dec 24, 2019
I definitely agree, Some borders may be difficult to spot!
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level 85
Jan 2, 2020
An extra minute would be nice. I got 9 3x (and 7 once) before I could spot all 10 in time.
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level 66
Feb 11, 2020
Time is fine imo, eventhough I missed 3 this first time (I wasted alot of time in an area I could have sworn had an extra border, so tried all the surrounding countries with no luck...)

Gonna have another go. A little bit of challenge is more fun imo, as long as it is feasible.

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level 66
Feb 11, 2020
Missed one this time, a sneaky one right in the bottom mexico.
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level 47
Mar 24, 2020
Mexico got me, along with PNG first go edit: got PNG again and the split really looks like it's just a separated island... Also got Sudan and Chad's splits, which together are one line which was weird to look at... Also, apparently line breaks don't work...
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level 36
Mar 8, 2020
Jetpunk pranked me with dreaded Morocco and Western Sahara.
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level 50
Mar 24, 2020
Same thing here. The border is right where the real border is too so I didn't think anything of it D:
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level 28
Mar 22, 2020
This quiz should probably be 4 minutes. It would be one thing if the map scrolled, but it's just cumbersome to click in and out all over the place to scan it.
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level 51
Mar 24, 2020
[Insert Sudan joke here]
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level 76
Mar 24, 2020
Hit 9/10 about 10 times before cracking it :)
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level 47
Mar 24, 2020
i tried entering korea but it didn't work!
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level 43
Mar 24, 2020
some of them are hard to see like Ireland and Mozambique
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level 52
Mar 24, 2020
I don't know if you have divided India in the Siliguri Corridor....(◍•ᴗ•◍)❤
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level 54
Mar 24, 2020
Great quiz...but..a little more time please...?
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level 48
Mar 24, 2020
100% agree. I'm searching the world map here and zooming in, ought to have 10 minutes!!
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level 63
Mar 24, 2020
Maybe this could be called Countries Of The World: Civil War Edition :).
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level 60
Mar 24, 2020
You missed Czechoslovakia.
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level 78
Mar 24, 2020
Scotland seems to be getting a little greedy.
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level 54
Mar 25, 2020
You should’ve put morocco and the uk to confuse people further 🤣
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level 21
Mar 25, 2020
Guys i think this quiz has an issue. Everytime i play it, Serbia is split in half and when i write it in, i does not count.
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level 65
Mar 25, 2020
That's Kosovo, which JetPunk recognises the independence of.
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level 79
Mar 25, 2020
After many attempts I finally got them all. Great quiz but gave me a headache.
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level 40
Mar 25, 2020
Isn't Uzbekistan's 'random' border actually the border of the separatist state of Karakalpakstan?
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level 25
Mar 25, 2020
theres a glitch in this quiz. Serbia doesnt seem to work as an answer
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level 65
Mar 25, 2020
That's Kosovo, which JetPunk recognises the independence of.
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level 35
Mar 26, 2020
Love it! Finay got them all after about 5 tries.