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Spain Quiz 2011

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Mountains on French border
los Pirineos
Dictator from 1939-75
Francisco Franco
Highest point
el Pico de Teide en Tenerife
Current king and queen
Juan Carlos y Sofía
Typical dance
El flamenco
National hymn
la Marcha Real
Prime minister
Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero
National day
12 de octubre
Four main languages
español, catalan, vascuence y gallego
Main religion
católico romana
Tomato fight in Buñol, Valencia
la Tomatina
Biggest production
aceite de oliva
Peninsula Spain and Portugal share
la península ibérica
Islands and regions that Spain owns
Las Islas Canarias y las Baleares, Ceuta y Melilla en Africa
First people in Spain
900-650 Los celtas y los iberos
What did the Romans bring?
205 lengua, leyes, arquitectura, acueducto, circo, siesta, urbanización
First city in Spain
Cádiz
What did the Visigoths bring?
409 suevos, alanos y vándalos
What did the Moors bring?
771-1492 medicina, arquitectura, guitarra, lengua.
Tallest point in the peninsula
el Mulhacén
Most navigable and longest rivers
El guadlquivir y el tajo
Queen Sophia museum has ___ art
moderno
Prado museum has ____ art
bellas artes
Who controls the language?
La Real Academia Española
Terrorist group
ETA
Trains
el TALGO y el AVE
Famous artists
Goya, Gaudí, Velázquez, Picasso, Dalí
Famous writers/poets
Cervantes, Machado, Jiménez
What is the most industrious city that produces steel? (acero)
Bilbao
Plaza in Madrid
Puerta del Sol