Grade 5 NY Unit 6 Lesson 2 Quiz

State: NY
Grade: 5

1. In the past, the economy of Central America mostly depended on _____.

a. tourism
b. farming
c. shipping
d. manufacturing

2. Costa Rica is unusual because it has no _____.

a. disease
b. poverty
c. universities
d. army

3. What hurt the economy of Nicaragua and El Salvador in the 1980s?

a. civil war
b. a stock market crash
c. Hurricane Mitch
d. a huge teachers’ strike

4. Which country is the only English-speaking country in Central America?

a. Guatemala
b. Belize
c. Costa Rica
d. El Salvador

5. Which of these Central American countries has a high literacy rate and strong economy?

a. Costa Rica
b. Belize
c. El Salvador
d. Honduras