The Commonwealth Games start in Glasgow on July 23rd and they promise to be a time when countries from around the slightly outdated colonial group of nations compete in a rewarding sporting festival.

Being a member of the Commonwealth should mean a lot – but for many people it simply means trying to work out which flag represents which country.

To test your knowledge of we’ve complied a list of 21 flags from around the voluntary association of 53 independent countries. How many can you name? The answers are listed at the bottom of the page.

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AND THE ANSWERS ARE
1. Canada
2. South Africa
3. India
4. Singapore
5. Malta
6. Jamaica
7. Botswana
8. Lesotho
9. Namibia
10. Seychelles
11. Swaziland
12. Bangladesh
13. Sri Lanka
14. Belize
15. St Vincent and The Grenadines
16. Grenada
17. Saint Lucia
18. Kiribati
19. Tuvalu
20. Vanuatu
21. Nauru