Language Quiz / Culture in Spanish-Speaking Countries

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

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

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