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

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