what is the capital of mexico? How big is this city?
la ciudad de méxico/méxico DF it is one of the largest cities in the world
what is guadalajara?
it is the second largest city in méxico and its in estado jalisco
what is the name of the active volcano in the central valley?
popocatépetl it is 5,426 meters tall
what is the currency in méxico?
what is the official language in méxico? name 4 main indigenous dialects
spanish, nahualt, yucatec mayan, mixtec, zapotec
what type of government does méxico have? What is the name of the president?
federal government and felipe calderón H.
name the dish that is made with pumpkin flower?
las empanadas de flor de calabaza
when is the independence day of méxico?
september 16, 1821
a city known for its spanish colonial architecture
mexican painter and muralist
the festival de la guelaguetza
its in the second week in july, the festival takes place in oaxaca
what is mole?
its a sauce made of chocolate, chili peppers, seeds and nuts and is usually served with chicken or turkey
name something significant about the direction of the library of the national university?
it shows the history of méxico
how big is Barranca del cobre?How big is the Grand Canyon? Are they the same size?
barranca del cobre is a little more than a mile deep and the grand canyon is about a mile deep. They are about the same size
the ruins of teotihuacán reflect the ----- civilization
who was benito juarez and pancho villa? Why are they important in méxico's history?
benito juarez was the president during the batalla de puebla which is commonly known as cinco de mayo and pancho villa was a fighter in méxico in 1800 and 1900 he is important because he fought in la batalla de juarez
What is tulum? where is it located and what can you see there?
tulum are ruins of the mayan people and its located on the yucatan peninsula. cortez arrived in this area tulum means wall
what is agua azul? wher is it located and what can you see there?
its a series of small waterfalls and its in chiapas it's blue because of the calcium and the limestone in the water
What is chichén Itza? where is it located and what can you see there?
its a large pre-columbian archaeological site its in the yucatan it was built by the mayan people
what is tenochtitlán? where is it located and why is it important?
its was the capitol of aztec and it is located in lake texcoco and it is important because diego cortez ruined the city and built méxico city over it