The United States is made up of 50 states and each has its own flag. Many of them are easy to identify simply because the state’s name is written upon them, either on a coat of arms or in some other inscription.
How familiar are you with the other flags that aren’t so easily identifiable? Here are 10 state flags for you to identify. Can you get all 10?
A common motif on national flags is the circle. Here is a selection of flags that feature this shape. How many can you identify?
Three cheers for the red, white and the blue, which, in this case, is not the Stars and Stripes, but 10 flags from other nations that have the same colour scheme as their American cousins. How many of them can you identify?
There are many contested parts of the world that want to be countries, but are not recognized by the rest of the world’s community of nations, or maybe by only a few.
One of the first things these places do to assert their sovereignty is create a flag. Here is a selection of such flags. How many can you recognize?
Birds feature prominently in some flags. Can you identify these avian-themed banners from around the world?