Dominica... or Dominican Republic?

For each statement, guess whether it applies to Dominica, Dominican Republic or both.
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Last updated: February 21, 2022
First submittedFebruary 17, 2019
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1. Is located in Hispaniola
Dominica
Dominican Republic
Both
2. Is located on the Carribbean Sea
Dominica
Dominican Republic
Both
3. Its capital city is Roseau
Dominica
Dominican Republic
4. Is home to Punta Cana, one of the most visited resort towns by tourists
Dominica
Dominican Republic
5. Is a parliamentary republic
Dominica
Dominican Republic
Both
6. Has only one official language
Dominica
Dominican Republic
Both
7. Became independent in the nineteenth century
Dominica
Dominican Republic
Both
8. Used to be a British colony
Dominica
Dominican Republic
Both
9. Is in the time zone UTC−04:00
Dominica
Dominican Republic
Both
10. Has the higher murder rate of the two
Dominica
Dominican Republic
11. Has its coat of arms on its flag
Dominica
Dominican Republic
Both
12. Was "discovered" by Christopher Columbus
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Dominican Republic
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13. Much of the Walt Disney film Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest, was shot on its country
Dominica
Dominican Republic
14. Around 20% of its land is protected by the government
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Dominican Republic
Both
15. Is home to the oldest city in the Americas
Dominica
Dominican Republic
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Level 37
Mar 5, 2019
In question #2, the Caribbean is misspelled as Carribean.
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Level 42
Oct 8, 2020
I do not believe Dominica is one of the top 25 countries in the world with the highest murder rate. How did you get to this?
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Level 55
Nov 12, 2020
Okay, so 66% of people got that only Dominica was a British colony . . . yet only 15% of people got that only Dominica has a parliamentary republic. Uh . . . .
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Level 61
Jun 21, 2021
wasnt the dominican republic named bc Christopher columbus discovered it on a sunday?