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Geography 2
History 2
100

Who lived in Central America before the arrival of Columbus and the Europeans?

Natives

100

The capital of Costa Rica is?

San Jose

100

What is the most widespread economic activity or sector of Central America?

Agriculture

100

What is the capital of Panama?

Panama City

100

Which country claimed independence from the United Kingdom in 1981?

Belize

200

Guatemala, Honduras, and El Salvador were all colonies of what European country until 1821?

Spain

200

The capital of El Salvador is?

San Salvador

200

What is the official language of Belize?

English 

200

Panama's economy depends heavily on what feature?

Panama Canal

200

Which country did the United States assist with gaining freedom from Columbia?

Panama

300

Around 153,000 years ago, this very popular attraction of Central America formed as a limestone cave. 

The Great Blue Hole

300

What countries does Central America border? Name them all

Mexico, Columbia

300

What is the dominant religion in Central America, as it is in most Latin American countries?

Roman Catholic
300

What is the most populated country in Central America?

Guatemala 

300

Which country first tried to build the Panama Canal, unsuccessfully, before the United States finished the project in 1914.

France

400

Which Central American country was the center of the Mayan civilization?

Guatemala 

400

The Panama Canal is a link between which two bodies of water?

Atlantic and Pacific Ocean

400

The name "Costa Rica" mean what?

Rich coast

400

Where is the country of Honduras? (What number)

3

400

In what ways did the Native Americans suffer from Spanish presence in the early 1500s

Enslavement, murder, death from disease

500

Which two countries were NOT part of the Federal Republic of Central America?

Belize, Panama

500
What is the poorest and least stable country in Central America?

Nicaragua

500

What is a "banana republic"?

A country that relies heavily on a single export, such as bananas

500

Why is Central America so geologically active with volcanos and such?

It sits on tectonic plates
500

Before it's current name of Belize, the country's name was what?

British Honduras 

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