Study your flashcards anywhere!

Download the official Cram app for free >

  • Shuffle
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Alphabetize
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Front First
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Both Sides
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Read
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
Reading...
Front

How to study your flashcards.

Right/Left arrow keys: Navigate between flashcards.right arrow keyleft arrow key

Up/Down arrow keys: Flip the card between the front and back.down keyup key

H key: Show hint (3rd side).h key

A key: Read text to speech.a key

image

Play button

image

Play button

image

Progress

1/37

Click to flip

37 Cards in this Set

  • Front
  • Back
Quiz format
About 40% T/F and rest fill in the blank. MUST know spelling of all terms.
España húmeda, seca
Spain humid/dry. Humid in the north and dry in the south.
el esquí, Suiza
skiing, Switzerland
montañas: Sierra Nevada (snow-covered), Sierra Morena, Cantábricos, Guadarrama, Pirineos,
Mountains of Spain. One of the causes of regionalism.
rios: el Duero, el Ebro, el Tajo, el Guadalquivir (longest).
Rivers of Spain. One of the causes of regionalism.
Andalucía, Aragón, Castilla, Cataluña, Valencia...
Some of the 17 regions of Spain. Andalucía is hot, Valencia is in the east.
la Meseta central
The center of Spain is raised to a mesa plain of sorts. Madrid is situated on it.
la variedad, el religionismo
The two main traits of Spain: variety and regionism.
Estrecho de Gibraltar
The Straight of Gibraltar
la paella valenciana
A dish of yellow rice (made with saffron) and sea food.
la torilla española
A dish made with eggs, potatoes and ham.
el cocido
stew
los mariscos
seafood/shell fish
pasteles
pastries
gazpacho
cold tomato & garlic soup
sangría
drink made from wine and fruit
los paradores; albergues
Inns. Paradores are converted convents or monestaries.
alojamientos
lodging
medía pensión; pensión completa
room, breakfast and one other meal; room and all meals
la merienda/tapas
tea time/snacks, coffee, pastries
la siesta
break from 1pm to 5pm
el turismo
largest industry in Spain
el flamenco/ la guitarra/ las castañuelas
a type of music and dance/ the guitar/ castanets
la Tuna
college singing groups that play mandolins, wear black caps and colored tape strips
la zarzuela
16th century musical comedy still popular today
Iberia (línea aérea)
Largest Spanish airline
Catolicismo
Catholicism
el Prado
The largest museum in Madrid
Velázquez, El Greco, Murillo, Ribera, Zurbarán, y Goya.
Famous painters. All lived in el siglo de oro.
Las Meninas by Diego Velázquez
The maids (servants); famous painting en el Museo del Prado in Madrid.
Pablo Picasso, cubismo
famous painter, cubism (seeing different facets at same time). Painted Guernica.
Salvadore Dalí, surrealismo
famous painter, surrealism
Lope de Vega
Miguel de Cervantes - lo mas famoso
Calderón de la Barca
Tirso de Molina - dramaturgo
El padre de Teatro Español
Wrote: Don Quijote de la Mancha
Wrote: La Vida es Sueño
Wrote: El Burlador de Sevilla: Don Juan

All lived in el siglo de oro.
castellano, catalán, gallego, euskara (vascuence)
other languages of Spain
Los 4 límites de España
Francia, los Pirineos
el Mediterráneo
el Estrecho de Gibraltar, Africa
el Atlántico, Portugal
Las horas de comer:
desayuno- 8:00am
tapas- 12:00
almuerzo (la comida grande)- 2:30pm
merienda (después de la siesta)- 5:00pm
tapas- 6:00-8:00pm
cena- 10:00PM
Horas de Siesta
Horas de Trabajo
1:00-5:00 PM
8:00-1:00; 5:00-8:00 PM