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Reading 10, GCU 325ed for the country estates, Quintas, producing the fortified Port wine that is still a substantial export from Portugal. The vines are grown on steep terraced slopes in rocky conditions.Douro (Duero, Duoro)At the Lisbon waterfront there is the impressive _____ which is surrounded by major buildings. Running back from this square is a rectilinear street plan that is developed with well-proportioned buildings a few stories high.Praca do ComercioSpain's leading industrial, commercial, and port city today is:BarcelonaThe city that controlled Spanish trade with the New World is _____, and this city is at the head of maritime navigation on the Guadalquivir River (but located some distance from the coast).SevillaThe primary reason why Madrid eventually ended up becoming a large city (a conurbation of more than 3 million people today in the center of the Meseta) was due to the:decision by the emperor in the late 1500s to make Madrid the capital of Spain and the Spanish EmpireIn Portugal, population densities are high in the _____ river valleys.