Culture in Spanish-Speaking Countries

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

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

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