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Málaga - Cedar Falls

Questions and links about Cedar Falls to be answered by students in Málaga

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What are some sports you can play at Cedar Falls High School?
Who is the principal of CFHS?
What is the Tiger Marching Band?
When is spring break?
When will students be recognized for awards?
When does school start in the morning? When does it end?
What was the first day of school this year? When is the last day?
What is the name of the school newspaper?

http://www.cedar-falls.k12.ia.us/Buildings/CFHS/cfhigh.html
http://www.cedar-falls.k12.ia.us/Calendar/calendar2002.html
http://www.cedar-falls.k12.ia.us/buildings/cfhs/activities/athletics.htm
http://www.cedar-falls.k12.ia.us/Buildings/CFHS/Activities/Activities.HTM
http://www.cedar-falls.k12.ia.us/Buildings/CFHS/Activities/BAND.HTM
http://www.cedar-falls.k12.ia.us/Buildings/CFHS/Activities/PUBLICATIONS.HTM
http://www.cedar-falls.k12.ia.us/Buildings/CFHS/exams.htm

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Universities

How many state universities are in Iowa?
When was the University of Northern Iowa founded?
How many students attended UNI in the fall of 2001?
What are the main admission requirements for UNI?
How many fixed seats are there in the UNI-Dome?
What are the hours for the UNI library on Sundays?

http://www.traveliowa.com/iowa_facts/
http://www.uni.edu/infosys/aboutuni/sub2.shtml
http://www.uni.edu/infosys/aboutuni/sub3.shtml
http://www.library.uni.edu/libinfo/hours.shtml


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How many public golf courses are in Cedar Falls?
How many miles of recreation trails are there?
Name a private park in Cedar Falls.
How many performances are at the Gallagher-Bluedorn Performing Arts Center
every year?
When was the Oster Regent Theatre built?
When is the UNI Museum open?
What is the Hawkeye Farm Show and when is it?
When is the Sturgis Falls Festival in 2003?
What kind of music is played at the Cedar Basin Festival?

http://www.ci.cedar-falls.ia.us/human_leisure/parks/parks_info.htm
http://www.ci.cedar-falls.ia.us/human_leisure/parks/parks_maps.htm
http://www.cedarfalls.org/community/recreation.asp
http://www.cedarfalls.org/community/arts.asp
http://www.uni.edu/museum/
http://www.cedarfallstourism.org/3annualevents.html


pinyelllow.gif (963 bytes)History & Statistics

Where is Iowa located?
What is the biggest city in Iowa?
What is the population of Iowa?
What two rivers border Iowa?
Where does the name "Iowa" come from?
When did Iowa become a state?
What is the capital of Iowa?
What is the state flower?

http://www.traveliowa.com/iowa_facts/
http://www.traveliowa.com/iowa_facts/past.htm
http://www.traveliowa.com/iowa_facts/symbols.htm


pinyelllow.gif (963 bytes)Agriculture, Industry, & Business

What are the major agricultural products in Iowa?
What is the leading industry in Iowa?
How many farms are in Iowa?
What's the name of the shopping mall in Cedar Falls? How many shops does
it have?
Where is the Holiday Inn in Cedar Falls?
What kind of food is served at the Brown Bottle restaurant in Cedar Falls?

http://www.traveliowa.com/iowa_facts/
http://www.cedarfalls.org/community/retail.asp
http://www.cedarfallstourism.org/
http://www.cedarfallstourism.org/2eat.html


pinyelllow.gif (963 bytes)Famous Iowans

What painting is Grant Wood most famous for?
When was John Wayne born?
Who was the only Iowan to be the president of the United States?
Robert James Waller is the author of which famous book?
What happened to the five Sullivan brothers?
In which sport did Dan Gable win an Olympic Gold Medal?

http://www2.thingstodo.com/states/IA/famous_people.htm
http://www.aea13.org/iowa/famous_iowans.htm
http://www.educatetheusa.com/iowa/famous1.htm


pinyelllow.gif (963 bytes) City Information

When was Cedar Falls founded? Who was the founder?
What was the original name of Cedar Falls?
What county is Cedar Falls in?
How many people live in Waterloo?
What is the name of the river that goes through Black Hawk County?
How many people live in Black Hawk County?
What is the temperature in Des Moines right now?

http://www.cedarfalls.org/community/history.asp
http://www.cedarfalls.org/community/government.asp
http://www.traveliowa.com/iowa_facts/
http://www.co.black-hawk.ia.us/about.html
http://www.state.ia.us/


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Much harder questions

What ice cream snack was developed in Iowa in the 1920s?
What Iowa inventor came up with 325 uses for peanuts?
What winter word was first used in Iowa?
What is the oldest city in Iowa?
In the 2000s, Iowa has more working _____________ / ______________ per
capita than any other state.
Where is the world's largest collection of minerals?
What town has the world's largest strawberry?

http://www.traveliowa.com/media_center/iowa_facts/Inventions.pdf
http://www.traveliowa.com/media_center/iowa_facts/Superlatives.pdf
http://www.traveliowa.com/media_center/iowa_facts/Diversity.pdf
http://www.traveliowa.com/media_center/iowa_facts/unusual.pdf

 

Questions and links about Málaga to be answered by students in Cedar Falls

Download the document in Text format (.doc) with the questions to be answered

Geographic situation

Where is Spain located? And Malaga?
Is Malaga by the sea or not?
How many people live in Malaga? And in Spain?

http://www.surinenglish.com/travel.php?number=5
http://www.isabelperez.com/malaga_city.htm

Personalities

Who was Picasso?
Where is Antonio Banderas from?
Find where are Cervantes, Picasso are and Penelope Cruz from?
Who is Alejandro Sanz?

http://www.surinenglish.com/noticias.php?Noticia=29
http://www.sing365.com/music/lyric.nsf/singerUnid/33A66E699FEDDDDF48256B7500240EAD


Education system

How many subjects do we have in school?
How many hours are we in school a day?
When does the school star?
When does it finish?

http://www.spainexchange.com/spain_education.php
http://www.isabelperez.com/school.htm
http://www.isabelperez.com/ieshuelma.htm
http://www.andalucia.com/home.htm


History

When was Malaga Founded?
Who was Isabel la Católica?

http://www.andalucia.com/cities/malaga/home.htm
http://www.cyberspain.com/


Food

What's the typical wine of Malaga ?
What typical food is here in Malaga ?
What predominates more in Malaga : fish or meat ?
What fish is traditional of Malaga ?

http://www.andalucia.com/gastronomy/drinks.htm
http://www.andalucia.com/gastronomy/provincial.htm
http://www.isabelperez.com/food.htm

Customs

What is the typical Spanish breakfast on 6 January?
What is the custom on 24 June ?
What customs do Spaniards hane in << Semana Santa >> ?
What dance is typical in Malaga ?

http://www.urbana.k12.oh.us/Class01/Tabor/6/Carlos/spanish_customs.htm
http://www.isabelperez.com/easter.htm

History

What is the castle of the << Alcazaba >> ?
Who was Fray Leopoldo de Alpandeire ?
What was the last city reigned by the Arabs in Andalucia?

http://www.personal.psu.edu/users/j/a/jaz7/lecture/sep16.html
http://womenshistory.about.com/library/bio/blbio_isabella_i_spain.htm
http://www.diariosur.es/fijas/pueblos/ingles/alpandeirei.htm
http://www.malagaweb.com/english/malaga.asp

Weather

What's the weather like in Málaga?
What's the weather like in Spain?
How much does it rain in Málaga?
What's the normal temperature in Málaga like?

http://www.wunderground.com/global/stations/08482.html
http://www.cheap-flights-to-malaga.co.uk/weather_in_malaga.htm
http://www.isfc.org/weather.htm
http://www.spanishabroad.com/malweather.htm

Sports

What's the king sport in Spain?
Is it very powerful?

Monuments

The Arabs started to build the Catedral of Málaga in the years…
What's the most famous Roman monument in Spain?
Name 4 Arabs monument in Andalucia.

http://www.spainturismo.com/malaga/history.html

Industry

What's the main industry of Málaga?
Which other cities are profited from this industry?
Which are our main agricultural products?