Latin American Geography A-Z

For each letter, guess these answers related to Latin American Geography
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Clue
Answer
A
World's largest river by discharge volume of water
Amazon River
B
Country where most of the above runs through
Brazil
C
Peruvian city, former capital of the Inca Empire
Cusco
D
Caribbean country whose capital is Roseau
Dominica
E
Stadium declared by FIFA as the only historical monument of World Football
Estadio Centenario
F
In 1982, Argentina engaged into conflict with UK regarding the control over this territory
Falkland Islands
G
Cuban bay that houses a controversial American prison
Guantanamo
H
Country with the lowest HDI
Haiti
I
Rio de Janeiro famous beach
Ipanema
J
Easternmost city, "where the sun rises first"
João Pessoa
K
Cuban airport that served over 330,000 people fleeing to the United States during the Freedom Flights
Kawama Airport
L
Highest city in the world (5,100 m/16,700 ft)
La Rinconada
M
Southern common market
Mercosur
 
Clue
Answer
N
Central American country whose capital is Managua
Nicaragua
O
Highest active volcano in the world (6,893m/22,615 ft)
Ojos del Salado
P
Bolivian city that held the 16th century silver boom
Potosí
Q
Indigenous language family spoken by various Andean peoples
Quechua
R
Argentina's third most populous city and birthplace of Che Guevara and Leo Messi
Rosario
S
Dominican Republic capital, the oldest continuously inhabited European settlement in the Americas
Santo Domingo
T
Southern's largest lake by volume of water and by surface area
Titicaca
U
Often referred to as the best Latin American university
Universidade de São Paulo (USP)
V
Country that held the Bolivarian Revolution
Venezuela
W
Honduran municipality located in the department of Gracias a Dios
Wampusirpi
X
The traditional "trajineras" navigate through the canals of this Mexico City borough and World Heritage Site
Xochimilco
Y
Peninsula where a meteor collided 66 million years ago
Yucatán Peninsula
Z
Capital and largest city of the Zacatecas state
Zacatecas City
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Level 68
Jul 24, 2017
I think Zacatecas should be accepted for Zacatecas City. Everyone calls it Zacatecas, and not Zacatecas City.
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Level 77
Jul 24, 2017
Fixed! Thank you very much