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help please help (10 points)?

i need help with my project is about Puerto Rico, Caguas

i need to know

1.the typical food

2.social and cultural activities

3.famous people

10 points to best answer

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago
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    The typical food:

    ~ arroz con gandules (rice and pigeon peas)

    ~ pasteles

    ~lechon asado

    ~arroz blanco con habichuelas

    ~ pollo guisado (chicken stew)

    ~carne frita (fried meat)

    ~ tostones (fried green banana chips)

    Social and cultural activities:

    (I cannot find it)

    Famous people:

    a

    Acosta, José Julian (1825--1891)

    Acosta, Juan F. (1890--1968)

    Agrelot, José Miguel (1927--2004)

    Albizu Campos, Pedro (1891--1965)

    Alegría, Ricardo E. (1921--)

    Alers, Rafael (1903--1978)

    Alonso, Manuel A. (1822--1889)

    b

    Baldorioty de Castro, Román (1822--1889)

    Barbosa, José Celso (1857--1921)

    Batista, Tomás (1935--)

    Benitez, Maria Bibiana (1783--1873)

    Berrios Martínez, Rubén (1930--)

    Betances, Ramón Emeterio (1827--1898)

    Birriel, Felipe (1916--1994)

    Blanco, Tomás (1900--1975)

    Bracetti, Mariana (1825--1903)

    Brau, Salvador (1842--1912)

    Burgos, Julia de (1914--1953)

    c

    Campeche, José (1752--1809)

    Canales, Nemesio (1878--1923)

    Capetillo, Luisa (1879--1922)

    Carreño, Victor A. (1956--)

    Clemente, Roberto (1934--1972)

    Coll y Toste, Cayetano (1850--1930)

    Colón, Jesús (1901--1974)

    Cordero, Angel Tomás, Jr. (1942--)

    Cordero, Rafael (1790--1868)

    Corretjer, Juan Antonio (1908)

    d

    Dávila, José Antonio (1898--1941)

    Dávila, Virgilio (1869--1943)

    Degetau, Federico (1862--1914)

    Díaz, Justino (1940--)

    Díaz Alfaro, Abelardo (1919--1999)

    Diego, José de (1866--1921)

    Dueño Colón, Braulio (1854--1934)

    e

    Elzaburu, Manuel (1851--1892)

    f

    Feliciano, José (1945--)

    Figueroa, Narciso (1906--)

    Fernández Juncos, Manuel (1846--1928)

    Ferré, Luis Alberto (1904--2003)

    Ferré, Rosario (1938)

    Ferrer, José Vicente (1912--1992)

    g

    Gautier Benítez, José (1848--1880)

    h

    Henríquez, Miguel (ca. early 1700s)

    Hernández, Rafael (1892--1965)

    Hernández Colén, Rafael (1936--)

    Hostos y Bonilla, Eugenio María de (1839--1903)

    j

    Juliá, Raul (1944--1994)

    l

    Laguerre Velez, Enrique A. (1905--2005)

    Llorens Torres, Luis (1887--1945)

    m

    Lopez Irizarry, Ramón (1910--)

    Manrique Cabrera, Francisco (1908--1978)

    Marqués, René (1919--1979)

    Meléndez, Concha (1895--1983)

    Miranda, Elsa (unknown)

    Morel Campos, Juan (1857--1896)

    Moreno, Rita (1931--)

    Moscoso, Teodoro (1910--1993)

    Muñoz Marín, Luis (1898--1980)

    Muñoz Rivera, Luis (1859--1916)

    o

    Oller, Francisco (1833--1917)

    p

    Palés Matos, Luis (1898--1959)

    Pedreira, José Enrique (1904--1959)

    Power y Giralt, Ramén (1775--1813)

    Puente, Tito (1923-2000)

    q

    Quintón, José Ignacio (1881--1925)

    r

    Rincén de Gautier, Felisa (1897--1994)

    Rivera, Chita (1933--)

    Rodríguez, Juan "Chi-chi" (1937--)

    Rodríguez, Pedro" (1953--)

    Rodríguez de Tío, Lola (1843-1924)

    Rosa-Nieves, Cesáreo (1901--1974)

    s

    Sánchez, Luis Rafael (1936)

    Stahl, Agustín (1842--1917)

    t

    Tapía y Rivera, Alejandro (1826-1882)

    Tavarez, Manuel Gregorio (1843--1883)

    Torres, Edwin (1931--)

    z

    Zeno Gandía, Manuel (1885--1930)

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  • 1 decade ago

    Originally called San Sebastián del Piñal de Caguax, Caguas derives its name from a local Indian chief (Caguax) who was an early Christian convert.

    Check out http://welcome.topuertorico.org/culture/foodrink.s... for typical food

    Check out http://escape.topuertorico.com/pr-bin/placesgo.cgi... for activites

    Check out http://welcome.topuertorico.org/culture/famousprA-... for famous Puerto Ricans.

    There is too much information to included in this answer and this way you can take what you need.

    Hope this helps

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