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Triskelion: Quiz


Question 1: A ________ version of the triskelion, consisting of a large blue-silver raised dot with three curved arms of similar dots around it, is a major motif of the 2005 TV series Threshold.
Mandelbrot setFractal analysisFractalChaos theory

Question 2: In the symbol for the Isle of Man, which is located in the ________, the "three legs embowed" of the heraldic triskelion are represented in armour, "spurred and garnished or (gold)."
Atlantic OceanNorth SeaArctic OceanIrish Sea

Question 3: It is carved into the rock of a stone lozenge near the main entrance of the prehistoric Newgrange monument in ________, Ireland.
County WexfordCounty MeathFingalCounty Kilkenny

Question 4: The spiral triskele is one of the primary symbols of ________.
ImbolcSamhainBeltaneCeltic Reconstructionist Paganism

Question 5: A form of the triskelion has been proposed as a BDSM Emblem, partly based on a description in the ________.
The 120 Days of SodomErotic literatureStory of OBondage (sexual)

Question 6: As a Celtic symbol, it is found primarily of groups with a Celtic cultural orientation and, less frequently, can also be found in use by some ________ groups and eclectic or syncretic traditions such as Wicca.
Neo-völkisch movementsGermanic NeopaganismUrglaaweReligious discrimination against Neopagans

Question 7: On Manx banknotes, the triskelion appears within a rim containing the ________ inscription QUOCUNQUE JECERIS STABIT ("Wherever you throw it, it stands").
LatinOld LatinRoman EmpireVulgar Latin

Question 8: The symbol dates back to when Sicily was part of Magna Graecia, the colonial extension of ________ beyond the Aegean.

Question 9: Familiar as an ancient symbol of ________, the triskelion is also featured on Greek coins of Syracuse, such as coins of Agathocles (317–289 BCE).

Question 10: A triskelion shape is the basis for the roundel of the ________[4] (unique among air force roundels).
Belgian Air ComponentAustrian Air ForceHellenic Air ForceIrish Air Corps

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