Countries with Unusually-Shaped Flags

Most countries have the traditional rectangular shape for their flags; can you name the countries that don't?
Quiz by GeneralWaffle64
Last updated: April 19, 2014
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First submittedApril 18, 2014
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Flag Shape
Two Combined Right Triangles
Elongated Rectangle
Elongated Rectangle
Sri Lanka
Vatican City
Level 28
Apr 18, 2014
Sri Lanka's flag is also elongated.
Level 45
Apr 19, 2014
Level 41
Jun 2, 2014
In fact, the "elongated rectangle" hint is not very helpful, as there is a large number of flag in the 1:2 formats and other, which make them look "elongated" - thus, this shape is not really that unusual.
Level 65
Jul 18, 2018
Sri Lanka should be removed. A flag with a ratio of 1:2 is not at all uncommon. However, flags with ratios shorter than 2:3 are uncommon, as others have mentioned.
Level 55
Dec 25, 2018
The flag of Iran has a ratio of 1 : (75/28)(7√5 − 15) and Togo has a ratio of 1 : (1+√5)/2
Level 69
Oct 13, 2019
Would you consider adding pictures? Love this quiz
Level 37
Jan 6, 2021
What about Bahrain?

Btw love the quiz.