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

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