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100

This specialty dish of south-central Mexico,  are made by pressing a thin layer of masa dough  and then deep frying the result to produce crisp, shallow corn cups they are a fan favorite at Taco Bell

What are chalupas?

100

This actor on the show "How I Met Your Mother" was born in Mexico

What is Neil Patrick Harris?

100

Who was fighting who in the battle? (what countries)

What is French and Mexico

100

Mayans  drilled holes into their front teeth and inlaid them with jade and turquoise as a status symbol inspiring this modern day equivalent.

What is a grill? 



100

What is Tequilla distilled from

What is Agave



200

This is the location of the World's Largest Cinco de Mayo Celebration

What is Los Angeles?


Fiesta Broadway over 600,000 people!

200

This sport is  a variant of surfing popular during spring break in South Padre Island

What is Kiteboarding/surfing?


200

This nation defeated the other in the War

What is France?

Despite winning the battle, Mexico still fell under French control for five years. Emperor Maximilian of Austria was put in charge.

200

The Incas considered this location to be  the birth place of the sun and its' people. In essence, they believe the world began here as the "cradle of the world".

What is Lake Titicaca?


200

In the Mexican state of Sonora it is illegal to name a child this iconic JK Rowling Character

What is, If you're on a bike, you must keep both feet on the pedals?

300

This delicious food is used to celebrate Cinco de Mayo


What is mole  

There is a 2 day food festival with celebrity chefs who compete with this dish in a certain Mexican town

300

People visit this area of mexico to cliff dive?

What is Acapulco?

300

What was the name of the town where the battle took place?

What is Puebla

300

Daily Double: What are the musicians who play guitars, trumpets, and violins called?

What is "mariachis"

300

These are the top 2 most popular destinations for spring break

What are Cancun and Miami Beach?

400

This country celebrates cinco de mayo with the skydiving boogie (an acrobatics show)

What is Canada?

400

This is the second most popular sport in Mexico

What is bull fighting?

400

What is the significance of the holiday? Why is it important?

What is the mexican army defeated the french army even though the french army has twice as many soldiers. Also, since this battle, no other army has tried to invade Mexico.

400

Marco Polo saw these in China and bought them back to Spain. Missionaries showed them to the Aztecs To honor the Aztec god of war with these were placed at the foot of the god's statue. 


What are Piñatas?



400

Name the beverage in Rupert Holmes' best selling song, Escape 

Piña colada

500

What is the national fruit of Mexico?

Avocado or Aguacate


500

What is a pinata made out of?

What is a clay pot covered with bright colored tissue paper.

500

Daily Double: On what date did the battle occur? (year)

What is 1862

500

To feed their enormous population, the Aztecs ingeniously built these to convert the marshy wetlands of Lake Texcoco into arable farmland.

What are floating gardens?


500

What Cancun Resort is MTV's Resort filmed at?

What is Grand Oasis Cancun? 



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