Quiz Question: We’re in Barcelona for Sant Jordi’s Day. What does that celebrate?
The given options are:
- A famed mathematician
- A dragon-slaying knight
- The founder of Barcelona
Correct Answer: A dragon-slaying knight
Info: Venerated across much of Europe, Saint George is known as Sant Jordi in the Catalonian region of Spain. According to legend, he slew a dragon that was terrorizing a kingdom. After destroying the monster and saving a princess, Jordi was offered boundless wealth, but instead, he suggested all in the kingdom should get an equal share.