The Geometry of Flags . Revisit our stops on the great race. France. The national flag of France is known as the French Tricolour . . The flag of Spain- “La Rojigualda ”. The yellow stripe is twice the width of the red stripe. Flag of New York City.
The Geometry of Flags
Revisit our stops on the great race.
The national flag of France is known as the French Tricolour.
The yellow stripe is twice the width of the red stripe
The orange, white and blue are the colors of the Netherlands flag.
The flag was adopted in 1971. It contains the Pan-Arab colors, red, green, white and black, which symbolize Arabian unity.
The Maryland flag contains the family crest of the Calvert (black and gold) and Crossland (red and white) families.
The “Union Jack” is a combination of the flags of England, Northern Ireland, and Scotland.
Introduced 1194 A.D. by Richard 1.
The flag of St. Andrew
The National Flags of Scotland and England were united for use at sea, thus making the first Union 'Jack'.
In 1801 Ireland was united with Great Britain
The cross St Patrick was combined with the Union Flag of St George and St Andrew, to create the Union Flag
England, Wales, Scotland and Ireland were now all joined together and called the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland.