Flags by Description

Identify the following flags based on the description given.
Quiz by thalassemia
Last updated: August 30, 2012
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A dark blue background, with the Union Jack in the upper left corner, and four red stars with white borders to the right.
New Zealand
Red background with a white cresent moon and star.
Tri-colour; 3 horizontal bars with blue on top, then black in the middle, then white on the bottom.
5 sunburst-like bands of colour radiate out from the bottom left corner. The top band is coloured blue, the one underneath it is yellow, then red, then white, then green.
Three equal horizontal bands of white (top), blue, and red. To the left is the coat of arms, which depicts a white mountain against a blue background, with 3 golden stars and 2 blue wavy lines going through the mountain.
6 horizontal strips consisting of black, yellow and red in that order. In the centre is a white circle and within the circle the national symbol, a grey crowned crane, is depicted facing left.
Tri-colour; 3 horizontal bars of yellow, blue and red. In the centre is an arch of 8 white stars.
Thirteen horizontal stripes of red alternating with white, with a blue rectangle in the upper left corner with 50 white stars.
United States of America
White background with a red circle in the centre.
A block of red on the top, then a block of black on the bottom. In the centre is a half a cog wheel with a machete with a gold star.
A blue circle with a white constellation, with a banner inscribed with the national motto running across it, inside a yellow diamond, on a green background.
A red background, with a thick black diagonal bar with two thinner white bars on the sides of it going from the top left to the bottom right.
Trinidad and Tobago
A tri-colour flag; a horizontal band of orangy-yellow at the top, then white, then green. In the white band there is a navy coloured spinning wheel.
Two red horizontal bars on the top and bottom, with a white centre. In the white field is the image of a green ceder tree.
A white background, with a blue bar running horizontally through the middle. Intersecting that blue bar is another blue bar running vertically, just off centre towards the left, which almost looks like a cross. Many other flags in this region share this design.
Level 62
Sep 17, 2016
Not bad, but not insanely hard if you've taken the flags of the world quiz a few times. Here's an idea for a REAL big challenge- identify flags based on traditional heraldic descriptions. Using words like dexter, azure, saltire, argent and all those other weird old naming terms.
Level 57
Mar 3, 2021
Please accept NZ for New Zealand
Level 67
Jun 9, 2021
Great quiz, though 7 minutes is probably a bit generous
Level 32
Jun 9, 2021
I found this by searching for it, I just saw the recently spotlighted. Was wondering how 2 others commented today.
Level 84
Jun 10, 2021
Fun quiz!!
Level 53
Nov 28, 2022
on the countries of the world quitz, new zeeland ist also accepted. Was the only one I missed, because I didn't know how to spell it