Culture in Spanish-Speaking Countries

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

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

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