Spain questions This is a list of recently added questions about Spain. Play Spain quiz and see all the questions. What is the meaning of two pillars visible on the Spanish flag?Pillars of Hercules are rocks which are at the west flank of Mediterranean Sea: Rock of Gibraltar at the European side and Mount Moses ("Jebel Musa") at the African side. Colours of flag are not officially explained. Colloquially it is claimed that their meaning is: red - blood of toreador, and yellow - the sand of the arena.Created by: Inesflags riddles »very hard 37% Pillars of HerculesPillars of Hercules1795Faith and WorkFaith and Work461Government and NationGovernment and Nation604King and ChurchKing and Church1926 What is the only African country where Spanish is an offical language?Equatorial Guinea. Since 1778, the territory of present-day Equatorial Guinea was the colony of Spain called Spanish Guinea. It became independent nation in 1968.Created by: globalquiz.orggeography of Spain riddles »hard 45% MoroccoMorocco2199Equatorial GuineaEquatorial Guinea3582MaliMali1063SenegalSenegal966 What nationality was Diego Velázquez?Spanish. Velázquez was a leading artist at the court of King Philip IV during the Spanish Golden Age. In 1659, he was made a belted knight in recognition to his work for the king.Created by: globalquiz.orgpainters riddles »average 68% SpanishSpanish5747PortuguesePortuguese1792MexicanMexican466ArgentinianArgentinian409 Which famous church has this fantastic ceiling?Sagrada Familia in Barcelona. Describing Sagrada Família, art critic Rainer Zerbst said, "It is probably impossible to find a church building anything like it in the entire history of art" and Paul Goldberger called it, "The most extraordinary personal interpretation of Gothic architecture since the Middle Ages."Created by: globalquiz.orgchurches riddles »easy 75% Cologne CathedralCologne Cathedral324Sagrada Familia in BarcelonaSagrada Familia in Barcelona4226Florence CathedralFlorence Cathedral598Salt Lake TempleSalt Lake Temple461 What is the second most widely spoken language in Spain?Catalan evolved from Vulgar Latin in the 9th century. During the Low Middle Ages it saw a golden age as the literary and dominant language of the Crown of Aragon, and was widely used all over the Mediterranean (it was an official language in Sicily until the 15th century, and in Sardinia until the 17th century). Today, there are about 9 million Catalan speakers in Spain.Created by: Monica Stillerlanguages riddles »very easy 81% BasqueBasque434CatalanCatalan3532GalicianGalician265AsturianAsturian107 Which city has the famous Bay of La Concha, often considered as the best city beach in Europe?San Sebastian lies on the coast of the Bay of Biscay, Atlantic Ocean. In 1863 the city was chosen by the Spanish monarchy to spend the summer following the French example of the near Biarritz. As the "wave baths" at La Concha conflicted with shipbuilding activity, shipyards relocated to Pasaia, a near bay formerly part of San Sebastian.Created by: Luca Biaggitourism riddles »hard 45% PortoPorto1409BarcelonaBarcelona2751San SebastianSan Sebastian5229MarseillesMarseilles1988 When was the cathedral in Madrid consecrated?In 1992. When the capital of Spain was transferred from Toledo to Madrid in 1561, the seat of the Church in Spain remained in Toledo and the new capital had no cathedral. Plans to build a cathedral in Madrid were discussed as early as the 16th century, but the cost of expanding and keeping the Empire came first. The construction of the church located just next to the Royal Palace began in 1878 and concluded in 1992.Created by: globalquiz.orgcathedrals riddles »very hard 33% in 1072in 1072329in 1322in 1322802in 1744in 1744676in 1992in 1992906 Who directed "Un Chien Andalou" together with Salvador Dalí? (1929)Luis Buñuel and Salvador Dalí were friends. Buñuel's films were famous for their surreal imagery.Created by: KYRTAPSdirectors riddles »hard 46% Carlos SauraCarlos Saura1049Luis BuñuelLuis Buñuel4393Pedro AlmodóvarPedro Almodóvar3062Fernando ArrabalFernando Arrabal955 What kind of building is that?Solar power plant. In The PS10 Solar Power Plant, 624 movable mirrors concentrate the sun's rays to the top of a 115 meter (377 ft) high, tower where a steam turbine is located. The plant is located near Seville, Spain.Created by: globalquiz.orgelectricity riddles »average 67% superlighthousesuperlighthouse1268solar power plantsolar power plant5698tent-type greenhousetent-type greenhouse569a fountain in Dubaia fountain in Dubai969 Where in the world is Catalan the single official language?In Andorra. Andorra is the only part of the world, where Catalan is the only official language. It is used by Andorran television and radio stations.Created by: globalquiz.orgEurope riddles »very hard 29% in Cataloniain Catalonia1555in the Balearic Islandsin the Balearic Islands381in Andorrain Andorra1493nowherenowhere1651 Play Spain quiz and see all the questions.