Culture in Spanish-Speaking Countries

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

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

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