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6 terms
Mexico
sinkhole
free market
remittances
hydroelectric power
depression on the surface of the land caused by the collapse…
economic market in which businesses operate with few governme…
money sent to another place
power produced by water-driven turbines
sinkhole
depression on the surface of the land caused by the collapse…
free market
economic market in which businesses operate with few governme…
11 terms
Mexico
benefit
assemble
isthmus
tierra caliente
an advantage
to put parts together
a narrow strip of land that connects two larger land areas
hot land; lowest and warmest climate zone... used to grow banana…
benefit
an advantage
assemble
to put parts together
Mexico
Mexico
isthmus
volcanoes
maquiladora
Mexico
isthmus
mexico
el abrigo
el cuaderno
el día
vivir
notebook
day
to live
el abrigo
el cuaderno
notebook
20 terms
Mexico
Sept 16, 1810
May 5, 1862
Nov 1-Nov 2
Jan 6
Independence Day
Battle of Puebla/Cinco de mayo
Día de los Muertos
Dia de los Reyes/open gifts
Sept 16, 1810
Independence Day
May 5, 1862
Battle of Puebla/Cinco de mayo
13 terms
Mexico
piñata
México City
maracas
guitarra
piñata
México City
34 terms
Mexico
Sierra Madre Occidental
Sierra Madre Oriental
Sierra Madre del Sur
Pacific Ocean
Western Coast
Eastern Coast
Southwestern Mexico
Sierra Madre Occidental
Western Coast
Sierra Madre Oriental
Eastern Coast
Mexico
Corporatism
Transperency
Revolution
Mexican Revolution
Government controls leadership at state and local levels (wit…
A society having a non clouded view on government dealings an…
A forcible overthrow of government, and implication of a new…
1910-1920 overthrow of a dictator government system, and repl…
Corporatism
Government controls leadership at state and local levels (wit…
Transperency
A society having a non clouded view on government dealings an…
Mexico
Sept 16, 1810
May 5, 1862
Oct 31-Nov 2
Dec 16-24
Independence Day
Battle of Puebla/Cinco de mayo
Día de los Muertos
Las Posadas
Sept 16, 1810
Independence Day
May 5, 1862
Battle of Puebla/Cinco de mayo
11 terms
Mexico
Anthem
civilization
compromise
Creoles
a song of national pride.
groups of people with a certain way of living.
a decision in which both sides of an argument give up certain…
people born in Mexico whose parents were born from Spain.
Anthem
a song of national pride.
civilization
groups of people with a certain way of living.
10 terms
Mexico
Sept 16, 1810
May 5, 1862
Oct 31-Nov 2
Dec 16-24
Independence Day
Battle of Puebla/Cinco de mayo
Día de los Muertos
Las Posadas
Sept 16, 1810
Independence Day
May 5, 1862
Battle of Puebla/Cinco de mayo
40 terms
Mexico
Ring of Fire
Sierra Madre Occidental
Sierra Madre Oriental
Yucatan Peninsula
Tectonic plates collide and create areas of seismic activity…
Chain of mountains in the west
Chain of mountains in the east
Peninsula in the southeast
Ring of Fire
Tectonic plates collide and create areas of seismic activity…
Sierra Madre Occidental
Chain of mountains in the west
Mexico
maquilladoras
Mestizo
Conquistador
Vertical Climate Zone
Foreign businesses operating in Mexico
persons of indigenous and Spanish descent
Spanish conqueror
Temperatures decrease by elevation
maquilladoras
Foreign businesses operating in Mexico
Mestizo
persons of indigenous and Spanish descent
32 terms
Mexico
PEMEX
Corporatism
Clientelism
PRI Party
Mexican Petroleum; a government agency that runs the oil indu…
A method of co-optation or accomodation whereby authoritarian…
An informal aspect of policymaking in which a powerful patron…
an outgrowth of the revolution, a dominant political party si…
PEMEX
Mexican Petroleum; a government agency that runs the oil indu…
Corporatism
A method of co-optation or accomodation whereby authoritarian…
Mexico
Independence Day
celebration
patriotism
map
El día de la independencia de Mexico es el 16 de Septiembre.…
celebración: Algunas celebraciones que se festejan, son las p…
patriotismo es el respecto y amor a tu país.
el mapa es una representación geográfica de la tierra, o una…
Independence Day
El día de la independencia de Mexico es el 16 de Septiembre.…
celebration
celebración: Algunas celebraciones que se festejan, son las p…
16 terms
Mexico
Smog
Tourists
Sierra Madre
NAFTA
Smoke & fog... Made worse by mountains trapping it in
Mexico's costal resorts and Aztec/Maya monuments bring in____…
"Mother Range"... Mountains of Mexico
Trade agreement between Canada, USA, and Mexico
Smog
Smoke & fog... Made worse by mountains trapping it in
Tourists
Mexico's costal resorts and Aztec/Maya monuments bring in____…
29 terms
Mexico
cash crop
smog
maquiladoras
Baja California
a crop that farmers grow mainly to sell for a profit
a mixture of smoke, chemicals, and fog
U.S. and foreign owned factories built along Mexico's border…
a peninsula stretching from northern Mexico into the Pacific…
cash crop
a crop that farmers grow mainly to sell for a profit
smog
a mixture of smoke, chemicals, and fog
10 terms
Mexico
Rio Bravo
Slash and burn agriculture
Baja California
Smog
the Mexican name for the river known as the Rio Grande in the…
a farming technique in which trees are cut down and burned to…
Long, narrow, peninsula, it extends south from Mexico's north…
air pollution by a mixture of smoke and fog
Rio Bravo
the Mexican name for the river known as the Rio Grande in the…
Slash and burn agriculture
a farming technique in which trees are cut down and burned to…
20 terms
Mexico
Population
Currency
States
Holiday on November 1
120 million... Most people live in the Southern part of Mexico
Pesos and centavo... 5,10, 20, 50 centavo pieces
32
Day of the Dead
Population
120 million... Most people live in the Southern part of Mexico
Currency
Pesos and centavo... 5,10, 20, 50 centavo pieces
12 terms
Mexico
Baja California
Yucatan Peninsula
Sierra Madre (mother range)
empire
A narrow peninsula stretching south into the Pacific Ocean fr…
The part of Mexico which separates the Gulf of Mexico and the…
Two mountain ranges along with a shorter range in Southern Me…
a land with different territories and people under a single r…
Baja California
A narrow peninsula stretching south into the Pacific Ocean fr…
Yucatan Peninsula
The part of Mexico which separates the Gulf of Mexico and the…
Mexico
Mestizo
Colony
Staple
Pyramid
A person who has both Spanish and American Indian ancestry
A territory owned and governed by another country
Main food eaten by people
Structure with a square base and 4 triangle shaped sides that…
Mestizo
A person who has both Spanish and American Indian ancestry
Colony
A territory owned and governed by another country
Mexico
cactus
canyons
chile peppers
deserts
a desert plant that usually has spines instead of leaves
deep valleys with steep sides that are usually formed by rivers
the fruits of the pepper plant, which are often used to make…
areas of land that do not usually get much rain
cactus
a desert plant that usually has spines instead of leaves
canyons
deep valleys with steep sides that are usually formed by rivers
6 terms
Mexico
acqueducts
basin
mestizos
mural
artificial channels that carry water from place to place
a depression or low area, in the surface of the earth.
people of European and American Indian ancestry
a large work of art, usually a painting created directly on a…
acqueducts
artificial channels that carry water from place to place
basin
a depression or low area, in the surface of the earth.
Mexico
colony
canyon
lagoon
peninsula
an area or a country that is ruled by or belongs to another c…
a deep valley with steep sides that is usually formed by a ri…
a shallow, calm body of water between a reef and the shorelin…
a long piece of land almost completely surrounded by water
colony
an area or a country that is ruled by or belongs to another c…
canyon
a deep valley with steep sides that is usually formed by a ri…
MEXICO
isthmus
valley
plate tectonics
earthquake
narrow strip of land connecting two larger land areas
stretch of lowlands between mountains
belief that there is slow movement of Earth's plates
shaking of Earth's surface from plate movement
isthmus
narrow strip of land connecting two larger land areas
valley
stretch of lowlands between mountains
17 terms
Mexico
diversify
plateau
treaty
conquistador
To add variety to; to expand a country's economy by increasin…
A large area of flat land elevated high above sea level
a formal agreement between two or more states/countries in re…
A Spanish conqueror of the Americas
diversify
To add variety to; to expand a country's economy by increasin…
plateau
A large area of flat land elevated high above sea level
Mexico
sinkhole
free market
remittances
hydroelectric power
depression on the surface of the land caused by the collapse…
economic market in which businesses operate with few governme…
money sent to another place
power produced by water-driven turbines
sinkhole
depression on the surface of the land caused by the collapse…
free market
economic market in which businesses operate with few governme…
15 terms
Mexico
peninsula
Rio Bravo
Baja California
Yucatan Peninsula
piece of land surrounded on three sides by water
one of Mexico's few major rivers
A narrow peninsula stretching south into the Pacific Ocean fr…
The part of Mexico which separates the Gulf of Mexico and the…
peninsula
piece of land surrounded on three sides by water
Rio Bravo
one of Mexico's few major rivers
6 terms
Mexico
Cash crop
Ejido
Maquiladora
Inflation
a readily salable crop that is grown and gathered for the mar…
Lands owned and worked by groups of Mexican Indians
Factories built by US companies in Mexico near the US border…
A general and progressive increase in prices
Cash crop
a readily salable crop that is grown and gathered for the mar…
Ejido
Lands owned and worked by groups of Mexican Indians
23 terms
Mexico
Land Bridge
Peninsula
Latitude
Altitude
narrow strip of land that joins two larger landmasses
piece of land that is surrounded by water on three sides
latitude is a north-south measurement of position on the Earth
height above sea level
Land Bridge
narrow strip of land that joins two larger landmasses
Peninsula
piece of land that is surrounded by water on three sides
33 terms
Mexico
Population
Currency
States
Holiday on November 1
120 million... Most people live in the Southern part of Mexico
Pesos and centavo... 5,10, 20, 50 centavo pieces
32
Day of the Dead
Population
120 million... Most people live in the Southern part of Mexico
Currency
Pesos and centavo... 5,10, 20, 50 centavo pieces
Mexico
Newton's Second Law of Motion
Circular Motion
Centripetal Force
Lesson 4
The acceleration of an object is equal to the net force actin…
is any mation in which an object is moving along a curved path.
A force that acts perpendicular to the direction of motion to…
...
Newton's Second Law of Motion
The acceleration of an object is equal to the net force actin…
Circular Motion
is any mation in which an object is moving along a curved path.
16 terms
Mexico
Rio Bravo
peninsula
Baja California
Gulf of Mexico
The Mexican name for the river known as the Rio Grande in the…
A piece of land surrounded on three sides by water.
A peninsula in Mexico.
A large gulf off the southeastern coast of North America.
Rio Bravo
The Mexican name for the river known as the Rio Grande in the…
peninsula
A piece of land surrounded on three sides by water.
28 terms
Mexico
Mexican Flag
Three ancient civilizations
Aztec family
Aztec clothing
Green-hope... White-unity... Red-blood of the national heroes
Aztecs, Incas, and Mayans
This was highly important to the Aztec people.
There were detailed laws about what decorations and colors co…
Mexican Flag
Green-hope... White-unity... Red-blood of the national heroes
Three ancient civilizations
Aztecs, Incas, and Mayans
Mexico
Land bridge
Seismic
Feature
Vertical climate zone
A strip of land that connects two landmasses
Relating to or caused by a earthquake
To have as a characteristic or as a prominent attribute
A climate zone that occurs as elevation increases, with its o…
Land bridge
A strip of land that connects two landmasses
Seismic
Relating to or caused by a earthquake
Mexico
Lived in south humid
Built temples
Giant Statues
Traded with Jade
Olmec
Olmec
Olmec
Olmec
Lived in south humid
Olmec
Built temples
Olmec
mexico
international
violence
assailant
dog
An alliance of two or more countries seeking cooperation with…
A rough or hurtful action; when an individual exerts force wh…
(n.) a person who attacks violently (with blows or words)
...
international
An alliance of two or more countries seeking cooperation with…
violence
A rough or hurtful action; when an individual exerts force wh…
Mexico
Rio Bravo (Grande)
peninsula
Baja California
Gulf of Mexico
major river that forms part of the border between Mexico and…
a piece of land surrounded on three sides by water
a peninsula located in the west part Mexico
body of water that borders Mexico to the east
Rio Bravo (Grande)
major river that forms part of the border between Mexico and…
peninsula
a piece of land surrounded on three sides by water
22 terms
Mexico
civilization
innovation
reclaim
missionaries
A society with cities, a central government, job specializati…
Something new; a new way of doing something
To get back
people who work to spread their religious beliefs
civilization
A society with cities, a central government, job specializati…
innovation
Something new; a new way of doing something
29 terms
Mexico
Red
Mexico City
Peso
Sierra Madre Oriental
Color on flag that represents the bloodshed of those who died…
Capital
Currency used
Mountains in east
Red
Color on flag that represents the bloodshed of those who died…
Mexico City
Capital
28 terms
Mexico
Mexican Flag
Three ancient civilizations
Aztec family
Aztec clothing
Green-hope... White-unity... Red-blood of the national heroes
Aztecs, Incas, and Mayans
This was highly important to the Aztec people.
There were detailed laws about what decorations and colors co…
Mexican Flag
Green-hope... White-unity... Red-blood of the national heroes
Three ancient civilizations
Aztecs, Incas, and Mayans
5 terms
Mexico
Peninsula
Land bridge
Lattitude
Basins
a piece of land surrounded by water on three sides
a narrow strip of land that joins two larger landmasses
location north or south of the equator, measured by imaginary…
broad flat lowland area surrounded by higher land
Peninsula
a piece of land surrounded by water on three sides
Land bridge
a narrow strip of land that joins two larger landmasses
10 terms
Mexico
Who is Mexico's country leader?
What kind of government does Mexico ha…
What is Mexico's capital?
What language is spoke in Mexico?
Enrique Peña Nieto
Democracy-Federal
Mexico City
Spanish
Who is Mexico's country leader?
Enrique Peña Nieto
What kind of government does Mexico ha…
Democracy-Federal
13 terms
Mexico
Columbia 1
Ecuador
Peru
Chile
bogosta
Quito
Lima
Santiago
Columbia 1
bogosta
Ecuador
Quito
Mexico
What is the capital of Mexico?
Who was living in Mexico when the Span…
What language do Aztecs speak?
When is Mexico's Independence Day?
Mexico City
Mayans and Aztecs
Nahuatl
September 16th
What is the capital of Mexico?
Mexico City
Who was living in Mexico when the Span…
Mayans and Aztecs
Mexico
CUN
CZM
GDL
MEX
Cancun
Cozumel
Guadalajara
Mexico City
CUN
Cancun
CZM
Cozumel
15 terms
Mexico
What war did the Treaty of Guadalupe H…
What is a Hacienda?
Who became President of Mexico in 1858?
Benito Juarez led reform movement that…
Mexican war with US
Large farm or a ranch
Benito Juarez
Freedom of speech and Equality
What war did the Treaty of Guadalupe H…
Mexican war with US
What is a Hacienda?
Large farm or a ranch
Mexico
What is the capital of Mexico?
What 2 ancient civilizations were loca…
Costal Region climate of Mexico?
Southern Region climate of Mexico?
Mexico City
Mayans and Aztec
tropical climate
Rainforest with a tropical climate
What is the capital of Mexico?
Mexico City
What 2 ancient civilizations were loca…
Mayans and Aztec
13 terms
Mexico
piñata
México City
maracas
guitarra
piñata
México City
15 terms
Mexico
la montaña
México está en norteamérica
la quinceañera
los fans del fútbol
la montaña
México está en norteamérica
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