Mexican Independence Day

Quiz: Mexican Independence Day


Also known as 'Día de la Independencia' or 'Grito de Dolores', Mexican Independence Day marks the anniversary of the Mexican War of Independence on  September 16th 1810.

In our short quiz, test your knowledge about the 13th largest country in the world.

Tip: if you get stuck, a quick read about Mexican Independence Day should be helpful.

Which country did Mexico gain independence from?

Cinco de Mayo often gets confused with Mexican Independence Day. The May 5th holiday commemorates a battle against which nation?

What is the National Dog of Mexico?

Who built Chitchen Itza?

Which of these foods was invented in Mexico?

Who was the first Mexican Actor to win an Oscar?

Pedro Lascuráin Paredes was the 34th President of Mexico. How long was he president for?

Another famous Mexican holiday is the Day of the Dead. Which month does it take place in?