Answers to Diana’s Quiz – January 26, 2019

by Diana Filer

  1. Although St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador is the oldest Canadian city, founded in 1583,  it was not incorporated until 1921, so Quebec City is the oldest officially, incorporated in 1608.
  2. The Ionian Sea is an elongated bay of the Mediterranean Sea, bounded by Italy, Albania and Greece.
  3. ‘Tattoo’ is a Polynesian word of the same meaning.
  4. The Doomsday Clock time is still 11.58 pm:  2 minutes to Doomsday.
  5. The most watched television show in Canadian history was the 2010 Olympics hockey final between Canada and the USA, won by Canada.