Statistics for Nicaragua Country Quiz

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General Stats

  • This quiz has been taken 2,117 times
    (2,049 since last reset)
  • The average score is 13 of 20

Answer Stats

Hint Answer % Correct
Official languageSpanish
99%
Bordering countriesHonduras
97%
Bordering countriesCosta Rica
97%
Major sea bordering Nicaragua to the eastCaribbean Sea
94%
Most popular sportBaseball
92%
Country that occupied Nicaragua during the Banana Wars between 1912–1933United States
90%
The U.S. intended to build one of these across Nicaragua, but ultimately
built it further south
Canal
86%
Capital city of NicaraguaManagua
86%
Country that controlled the above between 1638–1787 and 1844–1860United Kingdom
78%
Largest lakeLake Nicaragua
77%
The above is world's only major freshwater lake that is infested with this type of fishSharks
59%
Unpleasant-sounding historical name for the east coast of Nicaragua{Mosquito} Coast
56%
Oldest European city in mainland America, named for a city in southern SpainGranada
55%
The largest island in that lake has two _____, named Concepción and MaderasVolcanoes
53%
Leader of Nicaragua since 2007Daniel {Ortega}
51%
Name for the rebel groups opposed to the above, who received money and arms
from certain elements in the U.S. including Oliver North
Contras
44%
Radical socialist political party that ruled Nicaragua from 1979–1990Sandinista
43%
Founder of those two cities, namesake of Nicaragua's currencyFrancisco Hernández
de {Córdoba}
40%
Nicaragua's second most populous city, named for a city in northern SpainLeón
32%
River forming much of Nicaragua's northern borderCoco River
18%

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