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Hispanic Heritage Month Geography Quiz

Hispanic Heritage Month Geography Quiz

Hispanic Heritage Month geography quizHow well did you listen in geography class when you were in school? In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, let's test your geography knowledge for five Latin American countries ― Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, and Nicaragua that celebrate their independence on September 15th. In addition, Mexico declared its independence on September 16, and Chile and Belize on September 18. You will find your answers at the bottom ― but no peaking until you finish the quiz!

  1. What is the capital of Chile?
  2. The Caribbean island of Roatan is part of what country?
  3. What country is the world's largest exporter of live iguanas?
  4. Tenochtitlán was the ancient Aztec name for what city?
  5. What is largest country in Central America?
  6. Where is the ancient Mayan Temple of the Jaguar?
  7. Sian Ka'an, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is located is what country?
  8. What two countries border Costa Rica?
  9. Once called British Honduras, what is this Central American now called?
  10. The phrase "pura vida" often refers to what country?
  11. What city in Guatemala is nestled between three volcanoes: Agua, Fuego and Acatenango?
  12. The southernmost point of mainland South America, Cape Froward, is in what country?

How did you do? Need a little refresher course? What better way to do so, than to browse the Produce Department and International Aisles of Fiesta Mart and learn more about the products that come from these countries. Our stores carry foods from all over the world, especially from Central and South America. Look for the store nearest you and stop by your local Fiesta Mart today!



Answers: Santiago, Honduras, El Salvador, Mexico City, Nicaragua, Guatemala, Mexico, Nicaragua and Panama, Belize, Costa Rica, Antigua, Chile.



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