Top 10 Central America facts Selected as the most interesting among Central America related questions in Central America quiz Why is a bullet ant called a 'bullet'?Its bite feels like a bullet. The ant named on account of its powerful and potent sting. It inhabits humid lowland rain forests from Nicaragua to Brazil, where it is often called "Hormiga Veinticuatro" or "24 (hour) ant", referring to the "waves of burning, throbbing, all-consuming pain that continues unabated for up to 24 hours".Created by: globalquiz.orgColombia facts » Where do vampire bats live?Central America. There are three bat species that feed solely on blood, and all are native to the New World, ranging from Mexico to Argentina.Created by: globalquiz.orgzoogeography facts » After what is Costa Rican colón, the currency of Costa Rica, named?Columbus. Christopher Columbus is known as Cristóbal Colón in Spanish. Today, both El Salvador and Costa Rica have their national currencies named colón.Created by: globalquiz.orgcurrencies facts » Which country's capital is Tegucigalpa?Honduras. Tegucigalpa, commonly referred to as Tegus, is the capital of Honduras and seat of government of the Republic, along with its twin sister Comayagüela. Created by: Rafacountry names facts » Which country does not have a military?Costa Rica is the only country without a military, and has banned a military since 1949. It does not have an agreement with other countries for defense, unlike small countries, and is defended by the police.Created by: Roy Zhupolitics facts » What is the capital city of Honduras?Tegucigalpa and Comayaguela, sister cities separated by the Choluteca River, serve together as the capital of Honduras (referred to as the Central District). Created by: globalquiz.orgcities of North America facts » Which country of the Central America is the most populous?Guatemala. With over 14 million of inhabitants, Guatemala is almost twice as populous as Honduras (7.4) and Nicaragua (5.7), even though both Honduras and Nicaragua are larger by area. Created by: CleoGuatemala facts » What is the capital city of Nicaragua?Managua is located on the southwestern shore of Lake Managua. The 1972 Nicaragua earthquake and years of civil war in the 1980s severely disrupted Managua's growth for over two decades.Created by: globalquiz.orgNorth America facts » What is the capital city of Guatemala?Guatemala City is the most populous city in Central America (1.0 million).Created by: globalquiz.orgcapitals facts » Which country is Veracruz a part of?Mexico. Veracruz is a state in in Eastern Mexico, located along the coast of the Gulf of Mexico.Created by: globalquiz.orgMexico facts » Play Central America quiz and see all the questions.