Culture in Spanish-Speaking Countries

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Can you name the aspects of culture in Spanish-speaking countries?

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What is the Spanish term for a person of mixed European and American descent?
This Spanish physician is considered one of the founders of modern neuroscience
From where is the Jarabe Tapatío?
What is the largest city in Spain?
How many trips did Columbus make to the New World?
What are the afternoon discussions held in a house or salon?
From what kind of plant is tequila extracted?
In what year did Panama assume control of the Canal Zone?
Where did paella become a specialty?
Which South American countries have no outlet to the sea?
What are the two main staples of the Mexican diet?
Who is the director of El Laberinto del Fauno or Pan's Labyrinth?
Which important 20th century Spanish writer was executed during the Spanish Civil War?
Where is the most famous Roman aqueduct in Spain?
What would you beat with a molinillo?
What is distinctive about enchilades suizas?
What is the shape of churros?
Puerto Rico is a commonwealth of which country?
What was the nationality of the poet Jose Martí?
Who led the northern revolutionary troops in the Mexican Civil War?
Name the most successful and internationally known Spanish filmmaker.
What is menudo?
Which lake lies between Peru and Bolivia?
What is the national airline of Spain?
What is sung on a person's birthday in Mexico?
What is the nut used for mazapán?
With what do you play castanets?
What is the largest city in the Western Hemisphere?
In what country is the lost city of Machu Picchu?
What is the largest fresh-water lake in South America?
What is the main ingredient of sopa de ajo?
What is the flavor of alioli sauce?
Which South American nation is a member of OPEC?
The city of Granada housed which Moorish palace?
What is sold and made at a pastelería?
The official language of the largest South American country is not Spanish. Name the country.
From what country does saffron come?
What is the nationality of the famous 1970's group 'Menudo'?
What would you find at the Plaza Garibaldi in Mexico City?
What is a cold vegetable soup from Andalucia?
What dance mimics the bullfight?
What is a gaseosa?
What is a Doma?
What is the northernmost Latin American country?
From what do Nicaragua's Sandinistas take their name?
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What spice is used in Spanish hot chocolate?
What is a teatro de marionetas?
Is it cheaper to sit in sol or sombra at a bullfight?
What does the white stand for in the Mexican flag?
In what country is a canal located that the U.S. completed?
What is the body of water between Baja California and the Mexican mainland?
What are tapas in Spain?
What strait is located between Spain and Morocco?
Name the language of the largest South American country that does not speak Spanish.
Which peninsula did the Mayans inhabit?
What is ceviche?
In what North American city is Chapultepec Park?
What is a torero?
Quito is the capital of which South American country?
What Chilean province, famed for its giant statues, is located over 2000 miles west of the South American coast?
Who was the Guatemalan woman that won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1992?
What is the main ingredient in the drink atole?
What does the red stand for in the Mexican flag?
What is chorizo?
In which country does the Amazon River begin?
What is traditionally not eaten during Lent in many Hispanic countries?
What is a tortilla española?
Which group sang with Tony Orlando?
When would a Spanish person have a merienda?
Which three countries border Spain?
What drink is often served with churros?
Who is the Nicaraguan writer known as the father of Modernism?
What main avenue in Mexico City was built by Maximilian?
What miniature dog originated in Mexico?
In what are tamales wrapped?
What poems became the words to the song 'Guantanamera'?
In which city is El Prado located?
What is Colombia's biggest legal export?
For what reason do Spanish people eat grapes at midnight on New Year's Eve?
Where do Mexicans go on All Souls Day?
This Argentine doctor was awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1970
What is masa harina?
In bullfighting, what is the name of the stick hidden in a little red cape?
When does one eat desayuno?
What is the largest country in Central America?
How many Spanish-speaking countries are there in South America?
What are the colors in Bolivia's flag?
How did Pancho Villa die?
What is the main ingredient in pozole?
What instrument did Pablo Casals play?
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Where did the Moors come from?
What would you buy at a lechería?
Who were Gaspar, Melchor, and Baltasar?
Who was the first Latin American woman to win the Nobel Prize in Literature?
What is the capital of Peru?
What Spanish city is the site of Garcia Lorca's birth and death?
When do you say 'buen provecho'?
What is a mango?
What famous Puerto Rican woman played in West Side Story?
What country shares the Iberian Peninsula with Spain?
What color beans are generally used in Cuba?
What is the profession of El Cordobés?
What two animals appear on the Mexican flag?
What is bachata?
What is the capital of Nicaragua?
What are chicharrones?
What Spanish name is equivalent to Paul?
What metal is mined near Taxco?
What South American country is named after Simon Bolivar?
San Juan is the capital of which Caribbean island?
What is Real Madrid?
What does RENFE refer to?
What is Enrique Iglesias' nationality?
What are the two main ingredients in arroz con pollo?
Where will you usually find the primary cathedral in a town?
Name the musical instrument that Andres Segovia played.
What beverage was reserved for priests and royalty among the Aztecs?
Many Puerto Rican players of this sport have had successful careers in the States.
What are Bolera, Fandango, and Flamenco?
What would one drink through a bombilla?
What are plaintains or plátanos in South America?
What was Julio Iglesias' profession before he became a singer?
Asunción is the capital of which nation?
Where would one find a salida de los toros?
What is the largest Spanish-speaking country in South America?
On which continent is Spain located?
Which part of the chile is hotter, the flesh or the seeds?
What is the river that forms part of the border between Mexico and the U.S.?
Who wrote Don Juan Tenorio?
In which U.S. state is the largest concentration of Cuban-Americans?
Name a famous egg custard of the Spanish-speaking world
Name the mountain range that divides France and Spain
Chocolate is one of the many ingredients in which Oaxacan sauce?
What would you buy at a carnicería?
What place in the city is a ruedo?

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