As new Kiwi flag designs are shortlisted, we challenge you to take our quiz and see whether your knowledge of flags is flying high, or hanging at half-mast.
Find the answers at the end of the quiz.
True of false, the New Zealand flag was first flown in battle during World War Two?
Which North African country’s flag is this? a) Algeria b) Libya c) Tunisia
Which southern US state recently removed the Confederate flag from its statehouse?
What year was the Olympic flag created? a) 1914 b) 1900 c)1896
This is the flag of which New Zealand province?
Which nation's flag is the only one that is not rectangular? a) India b) Nepal c) Myanmar
Which Māori chief famously cut down the British flag pole at Kororāreka (Russell) in 1845?
Which country’s flag includes an AK-47 rifle with a bayonet? a) Mozambique
b) Botswana c) Ethiopia
What is the name for the study of flags? a) Vexillology b) Flagology c) Bannerology
How many entries were submitted to be the new design for the New Zealand flag?
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The panel deciding what could be the country's next flag says it had to cast off many very good designs to whittle down 10,000 submissions to just 40. Audio
More than 10-thousand designs have been whittled down to just 40 in the hunt for New Zealand's next flag, but opinion remains just as split as ever. Audio
One of these 40 designs could become New Zealand's new national flag.
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