27/12/2012 04:32 GMT

Holland Vs The Netherlands - What's The Difference? (VIDEO)

Look, just because we're currently flailing around in that strange hinterland between Christmas and New Year, it doesn't mean we should stop learning. So now it's time to get our brains around a mystery that's been puzzling many of us for years now: what exactly is the difference between Holland and The Netherlands?

All is explained in the video above. And it turns out it's really not that complicated. Well, OK, maybe it's a tad complicated. But it's not that difficult to understand - once you've watched the video 101 times and learnt the whole thing off by heart, that is.

Got it? Jolly good! Now, let's continue our learning curve and remind ourselves of the difference between cats and dogs...