Latin America Quiz: Trivia Facts MCQ

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Latin America Quiz: Trivia Facts MCQ

Latin America, in theory, encompasses Mexico and the areas in central and South America. These are areas where Spanish, Portuguese, and French are predominantly spoken. The populations in these regions have similar cultures, beliefs, and majorly practice catholic religion. Can you identify some of the physical features in this region and some of the people's history? This quiz will help you refresh your memory.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The region of Latin America includes the subregions of Middle America, Central America, the Caribbean Islands, and _______ ___________.
    • A. 

      North America

    • B. 

      South America

    • C. 

      The United States of America

    • D. 

      The Americas

  • 2. 
    This picture shows you the subregion of Central America only.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    • A. 

      The Nile River

    • B. 

      The Amazon River

    • C. 

      The Himalaya Mountains

    • D. 

      The Andes Mountains

    • E. 

      The Amazon Rainforest

  • 4. 
      All of the region of Latin America is located within the tropical climate zone.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    This map shows an archipelago.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Which country has the same type of climate as Cape Horn based on a comparison of the latitude of both places?
    • A. 

      Mexico

    • B. 

      The United States

    • C. 

      Canada

    • D. 

      Brazil

  • 7. 
    Which country receives the most average rainfall per year based on looking at the climate types from the map below?
    • A. 

      Brazil

    • B. 

      Chile

    • C. 

      Ecuador

    • D. 

      Mexico

  • 8. 
                            This photograph was taken in Sao Paolo, Brazil. It is a barriada (or slum) with millions of people who have moved there and built temporary homes. This photograph shows an example of ___________________________.
    • A. 

      Epansion

    • B. 

      Ruralization

    • C. 

      Urbanization

    • D. 

      Poverty

  • 9. 
    This person is harvesting sugarcane in Barbados, an island country in the Caribbean Sea. This person is located in the ____________________ climate altitude zone.
    • A. 

      Tierra Caliente

    • B. 

      Tierra Templada

    • C. 

      Tierra Fria

    • D. 

      Tierra Helada

  • 10. 
    These people are harvesting potatoes. These people are located in the ________________ climate altitude zone.
    • A. 

      Tierra Caliente

    • B. 

      Tierra Templada

    • C. 

      Tierra Fria

    • D. 

      Tierra Helada