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Capital and Region of Espana

Capital: Madrid
Region: Europa

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Capital and Region of Costa Rica

Capital: San Jose
Region: Centroamerica

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Capital and Region of Cuba

Capital: Havana
Region: Caribe

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Capital and Region of Puerto Rico

Capital: San Juan
Region: Caribe

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Country and Region of Ciudad de Mexico

Country: Mexico
Region: Norteamerica

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Country and Region of La Paz

Country: Bolivia
Region: Sudamerica

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Country and Region of Lima

Country: Peru
Region: Sudamerica

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Country and Region of Santa Domingo

Country: Republica Dominicana
Region: Caribe

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Country and Region of Caracas

Country: Venezuela
Region: Sudamerica

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Country and Region of Santiago

Country: Chile
Region: Sudamerica

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The largest in the Caribbean contains two countries, Haiti and the _____________

Dominican Republic

12

Portuguese, not Spanish, is its official language.

Brazil

13

Not one of the 50 states, but its residents are US citizens.

Puerto Rico

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Formerly held by Portugal, Spain, and Brazil

Uruguay

15

Called "Crossroads of the World" because it is the location of the canal between the Atlantic and Pacific Ocean

Panama

16

Northernmost country of Latin America

Mexico

17

Center of Inca Civilization

Peru

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The Day of the Dead is a festival celebrated there to honor relatives who have died.

Mexico

19

This in-land nation has almost no industry but shares the world largest hydro electric dam

Paraguay

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Caribbean island is known for sugar and cigars

Cuba

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Its capital, which has the same name as the country, is the largest city in the world

Mexico

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its largest city, Rio de Janeiro, is known for exciting festivals, especially Carnaval where thousands of people in costumes ride colorful floats and compete for prizes

Brazil

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the Atacama Desert, one of the world's driest places, makes up the northern one fourth of this country

Chile

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Gauchos are the cowboys of the Pampa, huge grassland located mostly in this country

Argentina

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The ancient Mayans built pyramids in parts of Central America which are now Mexico, Belize, and ______________

Guatemala

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Capital and Region of El Salvador

Capital: San Salvador
Region: Centroamerica

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Capital and Region of Guatemala

Capital: Ciudad de Guatemala
Region: Centroamerica