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Hispanic America: People

Test your knowledge on Hispanic people in this quiz for Hispanic Heritage Month.

Quiz

Test your knowledge on Hispanic people in this quiz for Hispanic Heritage Month.

1. Who is widely honored in South America as the Liberator?

  • José Martí
  • Simon Bolívar
  • José Antonio Páez

2. Find the priest who began the Mexican Revolution...

  • Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla
  • Toribio Romo
  • Oscar Romero

3. Atahualpa was a ruler in Mesoamerica. He was emperor of the...

  • the Incas
  • the Aztecs

4. Who was the first explorer of the mainland United States?

  • Juan Ponce de León
  • Vasco Nuñez de Balboa

5. Which country had Antonio López de Santa Anna as its leader?

  • Spain
  • Mexico
  • Guatemala

6. Who began the conquest of the Inca empire?

7. Who painted the mural, "The History of Mexico?"

  • Frida Kahlo
  • Diego Rivera
  • Fernando Botero

8. Who led Mexican soldiers to victory on May 5, 1862?

  • Ignacio Zaragoza
  • Pancho Villa
  • Emiliano Zapata

9. In the 18th century, what single thing did Europeans want most from Caribbean islands?

  • gold
  • silver
  • sugar

10. What country did the Somoza family rule for over four decades?

  • El Salvador
  • Nicaragua

1. Who is widely honored in South America as the Liberator?
Simon Bolívar

2. Find the priest who began the Mexican Revolution...
Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla

3. Atahualpa was a ruler in Mesoamerica. He was emperor of the...
the Incas

4. Who was the first explorer of the mainland United States?
Juan Ponce de León

5. Which country had Antonio López de Santa Anna as its leader?
Mexico

6. Who began the conquest of the Inca empire?
Francisco Pizarro

7. Who painted the mural, "The History of Mexico?"
Diego Rivera

8. Who led Mexican soldiers to victory on May 5, 1862?
Ignacio Zaragoza

9. In the 18th century, what single thing did Europeans want most from Caribbean islands?
sugar

10. What country did the Somoza family rule for over four decades?
Nicaragua

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