What do cardinal directions mean?

Answer Cardinal directions refer to the four points--north, south, east and west --represented on a compass rose. Maps and atlases use compass roses to indicate these four cardinal points, in addition to ... Read More »

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What Sins Were in Pandora's Box?

According to Greek mythology, Pandora was the first woman to grace the earth and was to be the wife of Epimetheus, brother of Prometheus, who created mortals. Zeus, the chief Greek god, did not car... Read More »

What does a Catholic cardinal wear on his head?

The Catholic cardinal wears a biretta on his head. It is square-shaped hat and is made of silk. While other members of the Catholic clergy wear a biretta, the color specific to the Cardinal's biret... Read More »

What Are the Demons of the Seven Deadly Sins?

The seven deadly sins are character vices and the origin of sins, dating back to early Christian times. The seven deadly sins are wrath, greed, sloth, pride, lust, envy and gluttony. In 1589 German... Read More »

What are the eight cardinal&intermediate directions of a compass rose?

The directions on a compass rose are North, East, South, West, northwest, northeast, southeast and northwest. North, South, East and West are the four cardinal directions, and the four intermediate... Read More »