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1.
  Oh No! The Bananas are Under Attack! editor best quiz best quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
The Banana Wars began around the turn of the twentieth century and were caused by American intervention in Central American economic systems. This quiz gives a brief overview of that time period.
Average, 10 Qns, adams627, Aug 05 10
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adams627
2092 plays
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  Tales of Guyana best quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
The Co-operative Republic of Guyana gained independence in 1966; before that, however, it had a long and varied history. What do you know about the history of Guyana?
Average, 10 Qns, ponycargirl, Jan 15 18
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ponycargirl editor
Jan 15 18
1406 plays
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  Tales of the Treaty best quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
The signing of the Treaty of Tordesillas has had far-reaching effects on the history of South America to this very day. How much do you know about the treaty?
Average, 10 Qns, ponycargirl, May 29 18
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ponycargirl editor
May 29 18
381 plays
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  A Sad Finish 2 top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Archaeologists work to uncover ancient sites and analyze artifacts and other remains that are found. See if you can identify the following archaeological sites in South America, spectacular in their heyday, that are now threatened or in ruins.
Average, 10 Qns, ponycargirl, Oct 06 17
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ponycargirl editor
Oct 06 17
356 plays
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  Latin American Heroes great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
This quiz is to test your knowledge about Latin American heroes, some of them rather controversial. I've learned more about them while writing this quiz, and I hope you will, too.
Average, 10 Qns, robbieh, Apr 25 17
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robbieh
Apr 25 17
2579 plays
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  South American History Sampler top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Match the South American countries with the historical snippet about each one. Suriname (formerly Dutch Guiana) and Guyana (formerly British Guiana) have been excluded, as has the French overseas department, French Guiana.
Average, 10 Qns, spanishliz, Dec 08 16
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spanishliz editor
Dec 08 16
376 plays
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  Grenades over Grenada - 10 questions - 4 mins
Grenada is an island nation in the Caribbean with a pretty violent history. Let's see if you can correctly arrange each historical event from the earliest to the most recent.
Average, 10 Qns, RedHook13, May 07 22
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RedHook13 gold member
May 07 22
84 plays
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  Jesuit Reductions in South America great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
"We are picking up the mission Jesus left for us / We are doing what He told us". ('On Mission', Amena Brown) Such was the vision of the Jesuit missionaries in the 17th and 18th centuries, whose work inspired the 1986 movie 'The Mission'.
Tough, 10 Qns, looney_tunes, Sep 04 17
Tough
looney_tunes editor
Sep 04 17
219 plays
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  Latin American History - 10 questions - 3 mins
Latin American History. Enjoy!
Average, 10 Qns, jagman09, Feb 14 18
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jagman09
Feb 14 18
1826 plays
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  An Episode in the Life of a Banana Republic great trivia quiz - 15 questions - 5 mins
A quiz about bananas, republics, and Cold War politics.
Average, 15 Qns, triviapaul, Oct 16 15
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triviapaul
1269 plays
trivia question Quick Question
For which country did Benito Juarez write the constitution?

From Quiz "Latin American Mixture"




11.
  History of Port-au-Prince - 10 questions - 4 mins
A quiz on Haiti's capital city of Port-au-Prince. How much do you know about this tumultuous city's past?
Average, 10 Qns, Joepetz, Mar 23 21
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Joepetz gold member
Mar 23 21
169 plays
12.
  Pre-Columbian Civilizations - 10 questions - 3 mins
A quiz on the Mesoamerican Civilizations - the Aztecs, Incas, and the Mayas. It includes general questions on the great Central American civilizations. Enjoy!
Average, 10 Qns, goyanks193, Jan 08 20
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goyanks193
Jan 08 20
1664 plays
13.
  History of Montevideo - 10 questions - 4 mins
Uruguay's capital of Montevideo may not be as well known as other South American cities but Montevideo played a large role in the development of South America. How much do you know about this city's past?
Average, 10 Qns, Joepetz, Jan 12 21
Average
Joepetz gold member
Jan 12 21
163 plays
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  Another Man's Cause - 10 questions - 4 mins
The United States has often been involved in the political affairs of other countries, especially of the countries in Latin America. What do you know about them?
Average, 10 Qns, Mariamir, Jan 10 13
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Mariamir
709 plays
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  Aztec, Inca, Olmec, or Maya? - 10 questions - 3 mins
We know they are the big four in Mesoamerican pre-history, but which one is which? This quiz might help sort things out.
Average, 10 Qns, DaMoopies, Aug 11 15
Average
DaMoopies gold member
237 plays
16.
  West Indies - History In The Isles - 10 questions - 3 mins
You're sitting in a classroom in Jamaica. Here's your quiz paper. West Indian History...Help!
Average, 10 Qns, Verne47, Dec 08 15
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Verne47
187 plays
17.
  Military Coups In Latin America - 20 questions - 4 mins
Latin America has been haunted by military coups. I give you the year of the coup and the coup maker. You give me the country.
Tough, 20 Qns, author, Jan 20 11
Tough
author
1811 plays
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While George Washington is well known as one of the greatest revolutionary generals ever, Simon Bolivar freed almost an entire continent from Spain. This quiz focuses on topics related to his personal history, campaigns, and politics.
Tough, 10 Qns, confuszius, Jan 19 08
Tough
confuszius
730 plays
19.
  Latin American Mixture - 10 questions - 3 mins
I just took some random questions from my old high school history book and thought that you might get a little background knowledge from them ...
Average, 10 Qns, hiplikebrando, Oct 06 10
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hiplikebrando
1043 plays
20.
  Costa Rica History - 10 questions - 4 mins
Let's see how much you know about this cozy little country's history! If you ever get the opportunity, I highly recommend visiting it! Have fun and good luck!
Average, 10 Qns, jillfreddy, Dec 15 17
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jillfreddy
Dec 15 17
1112 plays
21.
  Dominican Republic History, Part II - 10 questions - 6 mins
History of the Dominican Republic from the beginning of the twentieth century. This quiz starts where Part I ended.
Tough, 10 Qns, socratessoul, Aug 17 06
Tough
socratessoul
403 plays
22.
  History of the Bahamas: Discovery - 10 questions - 5 mins
All these questions have something to do with the discovery of the Bahamas and the native people.
Tough, 10 Qns, ladyhenry, Mar 30 07
Tough
ladyhenry gold member
512 plays
23.
  Taino and Kalinago - 10 questions - 4 mins
This a basic quiz about the people Christoper Columbus first came in contact with after arriving in the New World.
Tough, 10 Qns, blayz1, Jan 15 07
Tough
blayz1
467 plays
24.
  At a Glance: A History of Caribbean Nations - 10 questions - 6 mins
The history of the Caribbean spans over thousands of years and cannot be thouroughly covered in one quiz. This quiz, however, takes a look at various important historical events that have happened in this region. Have fun and good luck!
Difficult, 10 Qns, apathy100, Jul 02 05
Difficult
apathy100 gold member
580 plays
25.
  Latin American Events of the 19th Century - 10 questions - 6 mins
A general quiz about Latin American political affairs of more than a century ago.
Difficult, 10 Qns, Slade, Jun 19 22
Difficult
Slade
Jun 19 22
1288 plays
26.
  Napoleonic Efforts to Recapture Haiti - 10 questions - 5 mins
A quiz about one of Napoleon's early failures.
Tough, 10 Qns, guanodotcom, Aug 27 09
Tough
guanodotcom
391 plays
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  Suriname as an Independent Republic - 10 questions - 5 mins
Suriname became an independent republic in 1975 after having been a Dutch colony for three centuries. Here are some questions about its history as an independent country.
Tough, 10 Qns, StefanL, Jul 04 03
Tough
StefanL
394 plays
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