Answers to Diana’s Quiz – May 9, 2015

  1. quizJune 15, 2015, will be the 800th anniversary of the Magna Carta Libertatum, ‘the Great Charter of the Libertatum’, agreed by King John of England and a group of rebel barons.
  2. Zoroastrianism was the first monotheistic religion, founded between 1700 and 2000 BCE.
  3. The snapdragon was so-named for its resemblance to a fire-breathing beast.
  4. An up-and-under is a high kick that allows time for rugby team members to reach the point where the ball is going to fall.
  5. A ketch is a sailing vessel with two masts.