Answers to Diana’s Quiz – March 10, 2019

by Diana Filer

  1. LeBron James now has more NBA scoring points than Michael Jordan.
  2. The British flag is officially called the Union Jack only when it is being flown at sea.
  3. The red and white on barber poles go back to the time where barbers performed bloodletting for sick people too poor to go to a doctor.  The red is for the blood and the white for the bandages.
  4. Constantine the Great, proclaimed Augustus in York, England, in 306 AD was the first Roman emperor to profess Christianity.
  5. Jane Philpott was first the Minister of Health in Justin Trudeau’s cabinet, followed by her appointment as Minister of Indigenous Services.