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Spanish Trivia

written by: Eve
 
Check your knowledge of Spanish culture, cuisine, and traditions.

Question 1:


What Spanish word is derived from a Latin phrase meaning 'sixth hour'?
ahora
siesta
fiesta
hasta luego

Question 2:


Which of these is NOT an ingredient used to cook paella?
rice
cabbage
beans
saffron and rosemary

Question 3:


This American author penned a novel about a group of American and British expatriates travelling from Paris to the Festival of San Fermín in Pamplona to watch the running of the bulls and the bullfights.
Ernest Hemingway
Henry James
Truman Capote
F. Scott Fitzgerald

Question 4:


What artform native to the Spanish region of Andalusia includes cante (singing), toque (guitar playing), baile (dance), jaleo (vocalizations), palmas (handclapping) and pitos (finger snapping).?
Fado
Flamenco
Bolero
Paso doble

Question 5:


In what Spanish city can you visit the Sagrada Familia church designed by Gaudi?
Madrid
Pamplona
Barcelona
Salamanca

Question 6:


What Academy Award-winning Spanish director achieved international recognition for his 1988 black comedy-drama film Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown?
Pedro Almodóvar
Carlos Saura
Julio Medem
Alejandro Amenábar

Question 7:


Gazpacho is a cold soup which originated in this southern Spanish region.
Valencia
Andalusia
Catalonia
Galicia

Question 8:


What prominent Spanish surrealist artist painted The Persistence of Memory, which introduced the image of the soft melting pocket watch?
El Greco
Juan Miró
Salvador Dalí
Pablo Picasso

Question 9:


Which of the following is NOT a Spanish island?
Lanzarote
Tenerife
Majorca
Capri

Question 10:


According to tradition, who brings presents to children in Spain at Epiphany (6 January)?
The Three Kings/Wise Men
Santa Claus
St Nicholas
Befana

 


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