Legends questions This is a list of recently added questions about legends. Whose flag is this?Wales. The red dragon appears in the legend of King Arthur and the Britons. As a symbol of Wales he was in Tudor coat of arms. Today it is used as a symbol by many Welsh institutions, companies and sports teams.Created by: Katarzyna Dąbrowskavery easy 81% WalesWales15981BurgundyBurgundy1078BavariaBavaria995AragonAragon1546dragons riddles » Who invented pasta?Chinese. Pasta to Italy brought Marco Polo from China.Created by: lukasz Polandhard 44% ChineseChinese189ItaliansItalians102ArabsArabs16Produced it even SumeriansProduced it even Sumerians115food riddles » How many maximally times in year can happen Friday 13th (Gregorian calendar) ?3. Friday 13th can happen three times in in year when: year starts on Thursday or (leap year) on Sunday. Created by: lukasz Polandhard 41% 22693311344665524calendar riddles » If in the month is Friday 13th:Will start on Sunday. If 1 is Sunday it this month will have Friday 13th.Created by: lukasz Polandvery hard 35% this month will have 30 or 31 day.this month will have 30 or 31 day.18will start on Sunday.will start on Sunday.72next month end up on Tuesday (excluding February)next month end up on Tuesday (excluding February)21All of the answers are correctAll of the answers are correct93curiosities riddles » Who won the battle of Marathon?Greeks. According to Herodotus, an Athenian runner named Pheidippides was sent to run from Athens to Sparta (225 km, 140 miles) to ask for assistance before the battle. Then, following the battle, the Athenian army marched quickly the 40 km (25 miles) to Athens, in order to head off the Persian forces. Later these two events became confused with each other, leading to a legendary but inaccurate story (first recorded by Plutarch in 1st century AD) of Pheidippides running from Marathon to Athens after the battle, to announce the Greek victory.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 67% GreeksGreeks9577PersiansPersians2892NobodyNobody649There was no such battleThere was no such battle973history of Greece riddles » According to the legend, why did Lady Godiva ride a horse naked?To lower the taxes. According to the story, Lady Godiva appealed again and again to her husband, who obstinately refused to lower the taxation. At last, weary of her entreaties, he said he would grant her request if she would strip naked and ride through the streets of the town.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 49% to avoid unwanted marriageto avoid unwanted marriage2950to avoid monasteryto avoid monastery4215to lower the taxesto lower the taxes9654to pay her debtto pay her debt2873England riddles » In which city, according to the legend, did Lady Godiva ride naked through the streets in the 11th century?Coventry. There was a historic figure, Lady Godiva, wife of Leofric, Earl of Mercia. But, since the name was a popular one (meaning "gift of God" in Old English), it is uncertain if she was the same Godiva who appears in the legend.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 54% LeicesterLeicester4390CoventryCoventry12917CarcassonneCarcassonne4526CambrayCambray1973Great Britain riddles » Play United Kingdom quiz and see all the questions.