Uruguay Country Quiz

Can you guess these facts about the country of Uruguay?
Quiz by alberici
Last updated: June 5, 2020
First submittedFebruary 25, 2017
Times taken9,422
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Capital city
Official language
Item on the flag
Sun of May
Countries which border Uruguay
National motto
Libertad o Muerte
Event won by Uruguay in 1930 and 1950
FIFA World Cup
River that forms Uruguay's western border
Uruguay River
Estuary formed where that river meets the Paraná
Rio de la Plata
Traditional dance that evolved in the region of the above
Uruguay lies within this fertile grassland region
The Pampas
In 2013, Uruguay became the first country to fully legalize this
From 1860–1914, more than 200,000 immigrants arrived from this country
Footballer who has famously bitten multiple opponents
Luis Suárez
Uruguay has 3.42 of these animals for every person, the highest ratio in the world
Level 72
Jun 5, 2020
The two questions about the river are in the wrong order
Level ∞
Jun 5, 2020
Level 78
Jun 5, 2020
Again, ALWAYS try the country name on these quizzes ....
Level ∞
Jun 5, 2020
Also, when taking an American sports quiz, start by typing Smith, Johnson, Jackson, Jones
Level 84
Jun 10, 2020
Williams, Jefferson, etc. :-)
Level 84
Jun 17, 2020
I also do colors as last names. Black, White, Green, Brown. Works a surprising amount of the time.
Level 78
Nov 28, 2020
There are too many US sports fans to get any points though this way :)
Level 74
Jun 6, 2020
and I ALWAYS forget. You think I would have learned by now.
Level 72
Aug 5, 2020
I keep forgetting that!! Funny that's also the lowest answered question on the quiz 🤦‍♂️😂
Level 83
Nov 3, 2020
Saved my bacon on this one...was the only question I didn't know :)
Level 66
Nov 7, 2020
Level 85
Nov 10, 2020
Remind me to try typing St. Vincent and the Grenadines when we get to that quiz.
Level 66
Nov 10, 2020
The river was the only one I missed...would have been my first 100% on a quiz about a country to which I don't have a strong personal connection.
Level 35
Jun 6, 2020
I think the tag "Country Trivia" is missing on this one
Level 32
Aug 14, 2020
oh my god i'm uruguayan and missed the inmigrants and i didn't even know that
Level 44
Nov 10, 2020
Dude i typed "pampa" and didn't work so I gave up.

Prob should accept that one

Level 57
Nov 10, 2020
i tried translating the motto but misspelled it as libertad o muerde’, and the meaning of that is oddly appropriate for a quiz with a question about that footballer.
Level 61
Nov 10, 2020
I misspelled it too. Think I typed muerto. I went back later and tried the word in english and that worked.
Level 48
Nov 10, 2020
Level 54
Nov 13, 2020
Same! Only missed Suarez (never heard of him but I don’t care much for sports)
Level 65
Jan 15, 2021
Uruguay is my favourite country name to type - very satisfying :)