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

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

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