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What do we know about Spain already? Let's see how accurate our conceptions of Spain are.

1. Spain is (a. larger than) (b. smaller than) Texas.
2. Spain is (a. larger than) (b. smaller than) California.
3. Spain is (a. larger than) (b. smaller than) Germany.
4. Spain is (a. larger than) (b. smaller than) France.
5. The population of Spain is (a. larger than) (b. smaller than) that of Texas.
6. The population of Spain is (a. larger than) (b. smaller than) that of California.
7. The population of Spain is (a. larger than) (b. smaller than) that of Germany.
8. The population of Spain is (a. larger than) (b. smaller than) that of France.
9. The population of Spain is (a. larger than) (b. smaller than) that of North Carolina.
10. Spain has (a. many) (b. few) navigable rivers.
11. Spain has (a. many) (b. few) mountains.
12. The people of Spain speak (a. one language) (b. more than one language) (c. more than two languages).
13. The government of Spain is (a. a republic) (b. a dictatorship) (c. a monarchy).
14. The territory of Spain is (a. entirely) (b. not entirely) in Europe.
15. The climate of Spain is (a. temperate) (b. tropical) (c. varied).
16. Spain is bordered by (a. Italy) (b. France) (c. the Pacific Ocean).
17. The dominant religion in Spain is (a. Islam) (b. Judaism) (c. Catholicism) (d. Protestantism) (e. not participating in any religion).
18. The inhabitants of modern Spain have some (a. Celtic) (b. Germanic) (c. Roman) (d. African/Moorish) ancestors.
19. Flamenco is a form of dance or music popular in (a. all) (b. some) regions of Spain.
20. Spanish tortillas are made with (a. corn) (b. potatoes) (c. salsa).
21. The capital of Spain is (a. Toledo) (b. Granada) (c. Madrid).
22. The evening meal in Spain is usually taken (a. at 5:30 p.m.) (b. at 6:30 p.m.) (c. at 8:30 p.m.).
23. Spaniards enjoy drinking (a. water) (b. soft drinks like Coca-cola) (c. wine or beer) (d. fruit juices) with their meals.
24. Spaniards (a. do) (b. do not) attend bullfights.
25. A common dessert in Spain is (a. pie) (b. flan) (c. fruit).

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