Informacion Sobre Panama

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Panama Quizzes & Trivia

Preguntas sobre la vida, la geografia y la cultura de Panama


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    La capital de Panama es...

    • A.

      Madrid

    • B.

      La ciudad de Panama

    • C.

      Buenos Aires

    Correct Answer
    B. La ciudad de Panama
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "La ciudad de Panama." This is because the question is asking for the capital of Panama, and the correct answer is the city of Panama. Madrid is the capital of Spain, and Buenos Aires is the capital of Argentina, so they are not the correct answers.

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  • 2. 

    Los EEUU invadieron Panama en el ...

    • A.

      1.898

    • B.

      1979

    • C.

      1989

    Correct Answer
    C. 1989
    Explanation
    In 1989, the USA invaded Panama. This invasion, known as Operation Just Cause, was carried out with the aim of removing the Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega from power. Noriega had been involved in drug trafficking and other illegal activities, which posed a threat to US interests in the region. The invasion resulted in the capture and imprisonment of Noriega, and the installation of a new government in Panama.

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  • 3. 

    La temperatura media de Panama es...

    • A.

      60 F

    • B.

      80F

    • C.

      50F

    Correct Answer
    B. 80F
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 80F. This suggests that the average temperature in Panama is 80 degrees Fahrenheit.

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  • 4. 

    Panama pertenecia a que pais antes de su independencia

    • A.

      Costa Rica

    • B.

      Venezuela

    • C.

      Colombia

    Correct Answer
    C. Colombia
    Explanation
    Panama pertenecía a Colombia antes de su independencia. Durante gran parte del siglo XIX, Panamá formó parte de la República de la Gran Colombia, que incluía a los actuales países de Colombia, Venezuela, Ecuador y Panamá. Sin embargo, en 1903, Panamá se separó de Colombia y se convirtió en una nación independiente.

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  • 5. 

    La receta de pescado crudo (raw fish) se llama ...

    • A.

      Chicha

    • B.

      Ceviche

    • C.

      Yuca

    Correct Answer
    B. Ceviche
    Explanation
    The correct answer is ceviche. Ceviche is a popular dish in many Latin American countries, including Peru, where it is believed to have originated. It is made by marinating raw fish in citrus juice, typically lime or lemon, which "cooks" the fish through a process called denaturation. The acidity of the citrus juice also adds a tangy flavor to the dish. Ceviche is often served with onions, tomatoes, cilantro, and sometimes avocado. It is a refreshing and flavorful dish that is enjoyed as an appetizer or main course.

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  • 6. 

    La palabra Panama significa...

    • A.

      Place of many indigenous people

    • B.

      Catching many fish or place of many fish

    • C.

      Catching/having many natural resources

    Correct Answer
    B. Catching many fish or place of many fish
    Explanation
    The word "Panama" means catching many fish or place of many fish. This is because the word "Panama" is derived from the indigenous language of the area, and it is believed to come from the word "abundance of fish" or "many fish." This is fitting as Panama is known for its rich marine biodiversity and fishing industry.

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  • 7. 

    La gente de Panama procede de los indios, los africanos y los...

    • A.

      Asiaticos

    • B.

      Americanos de EEUU

    • C.

      Europeos

    Correct Answer
    C. Europeos
    Explanation
    The people of Panama are descended from indigenous people, Africans, and Europeans. This answer completes the list of the different ethnic groups that contribute to the population of Panama.

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  • 8. 

    Un musico famoso de Panama es...

    • A.

      Mireya Moscoso

    • B.

      Ruben Blades

    • C.

      Rod Carew

    Correct Answer
    B. Ruben Blades
    Explanation
    Ruben Blades is a famous musician from Panama. He is known for his contributions to salsa music and has achieved international recognition for his talent. Blades has released numerous successful albums and has collaborated with various renowned artists throughout his career. He has also ventured into acting and has appeared in several films and television shows. His impact on the music industry and his cultural significance in Panama make him a well-known and respected figure in the country.

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  • 9. 

    Que animales tiene Panama en peligro de extincion?

    • A.

      Aguilas (eagles)

    • B.

      Tigres

    • C.

      Tortugas

    Correct Answer
    C. Tortugas
    Explanation
    Panama tiene tortugas en peligro de extinción.

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  • 10. 

    La construccion del canal de Panama empezo en ...

    • A.

      1.913

    • B.

      1.923

    • C.

      1.903

    Correct Answer
    C. 1.903
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 1.903. This is because the construction of the Panama Canal began in 1903.

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  • 11. 

    Como se dice "yellow fever" en espanol (do not write "el" or "la")Use lower case.

    Correct Answer
    fiebre amarilla
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "fiebre amarilla" which translates to "yellow fever" in English.

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  • 12. 

    Escribe el nombre de una ciudad principal de Panama (no escribas la capital)No escribas acentos.

    Correct Answer
    David
    Colon
    Explanation
    The correct answer is David, Colon. David is a city in western Panama, known for its coffee production and proximity to the Baru Volcano. Colon is a city on the Caribbean coast of Panama, famous for its Free Trade Zone and the Panama Canal. Both cities are major urban centers in Panama, apart from the capital city.

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  • 13. 

    Como se llama la forma de arte textil de la tribu de los kunas? (no escribas "el" o "la")Escribe en singular.

    Correct Answer
    mola
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "mola" because it is the name of the textile art form of the Kuna tribe. The question asks for the singular form of the name, without using "el" or "la". Therefore, "mola" is the appropriate answer.

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  • 14. 

    Vasco Nunez de Balboa era un...

    Correct Answer
    explorador
    Explanation
    Vasco Nunez de Balboa era un explorador.

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  • 15. 

    El area de Panama es aproximadamente el mismo area que en el estado de...Escribe la respuesta en espanol o en ingles, with lower or upper case letters.

    Correct Answer
    Carolina del Sur
    carolina del sur
    South Carolina
    south carolina
    Explanation
    The correct answer is South Carolina.

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  • 16. 

    Panama se independizo de Colombia en 1.913

    • A.

      Verdadero

    • B.

      Falso

    Correct Answer
    B. Falso
    Explanation
    The statement "Panama se independizo de Colombia en 1.913" is false. Panama actually declared its independence from Colombia on November 3, 1903. The separation was supported by the United States, who had an interest in building the Panama Canal. This led to the creation of the independent Republic of Panama.

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  • 17. 

    La yuca es una parte de una planta.

    • A.

    Explanation
    La yuca es una raíz comestible que se obtiene de la planta de yuca. Es una parte de la planta que se utiliza como alimento en muchas culturas alrededor del mundo. La yuca se puede cocinar de diferentes formas y se utiliza en platos tradicionales en América Latina, África y Asia. Es rica en carbohidratos y también es una fuente de fibra y vitaminas.

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  • 18. 

    La fuente principal de ingresos para Panama es el Canal

    • A.

      Verdadero

    • B.

      Falso

    Correct Answer
    A. Verdadero
    Explanation
    La afirmación es verdadera porque el Canal de Panamá es la principal fuente de ingresos para el país. El Canal es una vía de navegación importante que conecta el océano Atlántico con el océano Pacífico, permitiendo el paso de barcos y mercancías entre ambos. Debido a su ubicación estratégica, el Canal genera ingresos significativos para Panamá a través de peajes y servicios relacionados. Además, el Canal también impulsa la economía del país al promover el comercio internacional y atraer inversiones extranjeras.

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  • 19. 

    El ingles es la lengua materna del 14% de los panamenos

    • A.

      Verdadero

    • B.

      Falso

    Correct Answer
    A. Verdadero
    Explanation
    The given statement "El ingles es la lengua materna del 14% de los panamenos" translates to "English is the mother tongue of 14% of Panamanians." The correct answer is "verdadero" (true) because it states a fact that 14% of Panamanians have English as their mother tongue.

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  • 20. 

    Panama tiene 10 millones de habitantes

    • A.

      Verdadero

    • B.

      Falso

    Correct Answer
    B. Falso
    Explanation
    The statement "Panama tiene 10 millones de habitantes" is false. Panama has a population of approximately 4 million people, not 10 million.

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  • 21. 

    La moneda nacional se llama el ...

    Correct Answer
    balboa
    Balboa
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "balboa" or "Balboa". The question is asking for the name of the national currency, which is the balboa. The repetition of the answer in lowercase and uppercase suggests that both spellings are acceptable.

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