Quiz On Spain Nº 5

15 Questions | Total Attempts: 267

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Quiz On Spain N 5

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Where was Pablo Picasso born?
    • A. 

      Madrid

    • B. 

      Malaga

    • C. 

      Barcelona

    • D. 

      Seville

  • 2. 
    Where did the painter El Greco live?
    • A. 

      Zaragoza

    • B. 

      Badajoz

    • C. 

      Toledo

    • D. 

      Cuenca

  • 3. 
    What is the name of the Spanish town the Nazis bombed in 1937?
    • A. 

      Vitoria

    • B. 

      Sitges

    • C. 

      Bilbao

    • D. 

      Guernica

  • 4. 
    Which Spanish King established Madrid as his capital city?
    • A. 

      Charles I

    • B. 

      Philip II

    • C. 

      Philip III

    • D. 

      Ferdinand V

  • 5. 
    ’Ropa vieja' (meat mixed with chick peas and stock seasoned with saffron) is a specialty of which region in Spain?
    • A. 

      Castilla la Mancha

    • B. 

      Cantabria

    • C. 

      Islas Baleares

    • D. 

      Gran Canaria

  • 6. 
    Which country is called the Fifth Galician Province due to emigration?
    • A. 

      Argentina

    • B. 

      France

    • C. 

      Switzerland

    • D. 

      Panama

  • 7. 
    Where in Spain can the largest underground lake in Europe be found? 
    • A. 

      Vall D'Uxo - Castellon - Grutas de San Jose

    • B. 

      Lanzarote - Jameos del Agua

    • C. 

      Mallorca - Cuevas de Drach

    • D. 

      Aracena - Huelva - Gruta de la maravillas

  • 8. 
    Since when has Madrid been the capital of Spain?
    • A. 

      1425

    • B. 

      1561

    • C. 

      1610

    • D. 

      1684

  • 9. 
    Which Spanish city is known for its working aqueducts? 
    • A. 

      Segovia

    • B. 

      Tarragona

    • C. 

      Merida

    • D. 

      Zaragoza

  • 10. 
    What is the Cierzo?
    • A. 

      A regional dish from Zaragoza made from

    • B. 

      A venison steak

    • C. 

      A cold dry wind from the northwest

    • D. 

      A traditional item of clothing worn by men

  • 11. 
    What is the anual fiscal deficit for the Autonomous Community of Cataluña?  (i.e. it pays to the central government 'this amount' in tax, more than it receives in return via funding)
    • A. 

      12,5 Billion

    • B. 

      10,5 Billion

    • C. 

      8,5 Billion

    • D. 

      6,5 Billion

  • 12. 
    What is the anual fiscal deficit for the Autonomous Community of Madrid ?(i.e. it pays to the central government ‘this amount’ more, in tax, than it receives in return, via funding) 
    • A. 

      6 Billion

    • B. 

      8,5 Billion

    • C. 

      12,5 Billion

    • D. 

      16,8 Billion

  • 13. 
     What is the Population of the Autonomus Community of Cataluña?
    • A. 

      6 Million

    • B. 

      6,5 Million

    • C. 

      7 Million

    • D. 

      7,5 Million

  • 14. 
    What is the population of the Autonomous Community of Madrid?
    • A. 

      5,2 Million

    • B. 

      6 Million

    • C. 

      6,4 Miliion

    • D. 

      7,9 Million

  • 15. 
    What percentage of the population of Cataluña today, represents immigration from the last century?
    • A. 

      38%

    • B. 

      42%

    • C. 

      61%

    • D. 

      74%