National Hispanic Heritage Month. September 15 through October 15. Take this short quiz to test your knowledge of Hispanic history and culture. Questions came from the book, Brain Quest. Hispanic America. Question 1
September 15 through October 15
Which country’s flag has red and white stripes, a blue triangle, and one white star?
In the 18th century, what single thing did Europeans want most from Caribbean Islands?
Which country’s flag has a yellow sun with a human face?
Who began the conquest of the Inca Empire?
Who is widely honored in South America as the Liberator?
What animal is native to the Andes Mountains and considered a delicacy in Peru and Ecuador?
Which is the largest group of Central Americans in the United States?
What is the most common Hispanic last name in the United States?
Atahualpa was the ruler of what group?
What is the name of the priest that began the Mexican Revolution?
Who painted the mural, “The History of Mexico”?
Who led Mexican soldiers to victory on May 5, 1862?
What county is Our Lady of Guadalupe patron saint of?
Tenochtitlan was the ancient Aztec name for what city?
What is South America’s smallest Hispanic country?
The largest island in the Caribbean is?
Where is the National Forest known as El Yunque?
Where is the ancient Mayan Temple of the Jaguar?
Machu Pichu is in what country?