Bienvenidos a Latin America Scavenger Hunt

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1.What are South America’s highest mountains? Andes Mountains 2.The Amazon River empties into what ocean? Atlantic Ocean 3.What body of water is south of Puerto Rico? Caribbean Sea 4.Latin America includes what 2 continents? North America and South America 5.What country connects Central America to South America? Panama 6.What country has the highest (altitude) capital city in the world? Mexico 7.Where are the Sierra Madre Mountains located? Mexico

8.Where are the “pampas?” What are they? In Argentina. A vast area of grassland and rich soil 9.What country houses the driest desert on Earth: the Atacama Desert? Chile 10.To what country do the Galapagos Islands belong? Ecuador

11.What is the largest country in South America? Brazil
12.How many cities in Mexico have more than 2.5 million people? (name them) Guadalajara, Monterey, and Mexico City 13.What country has the highest GDP? Brazil
14.What country has the lowest GDP? Dominica
15.What country has the second highest population? Mexico
16.What is CAFTA? Central American Free Trade Agreement
17.What countries are a part of CAFTA? Costa Rica, El Salvador, Dominican Republic, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, and the USA 18.In what country did the United States’ CIA help stage a coup (government takeover) in 1954? Guatemala 19.What Latin American country is an American territory? Puerto Rico

20.What language is spoken in Brazil? Portuguese
21.What is the number one religion in Latin America? Christianity 22.What were the 3 major indigenous empires of Latin America? Inca, Mayan and Aztec 23.Where is soccer phenom, Ronaldinho from? Brazil

24.What are the top 5 soccer teams in Mexico? Club America, Chivas de Guadalajara, Pachuca, Pumas, and Toluca 25.What country is Shakira from? Colombia
26.What country is U.S. Open Champion Juan Martin del Potro from? Argentina 27.What country won the 1st World Cup in 1930? Uruguay...
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