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Which is a common natural occurrence in Mexico? Earthquakes are a natural occurrence in Mexico.
Which vertical climate zone in Mexico is also known as "hot land"? Tierra caliente is known as the "hot land".
Where is the center of Mexico's petroleum industry located? The Gulf Coast region is the center of Mexico's petroleum industry.
Which body of water borders Mexico on the east? The Caribbean Sea borders Mexico on the east.
Where is Mexico City located? Mexico City is found in the valley of Mexico in central Mexico.
Which statement describes the Aztec? The Aztec had a complex social and religious system.
Settlers from which country had the most wealth in colonial Mexico? Settlers from Spain had the most wealth in Mexico.
Who is considered to be Mexico's "founding culture"? The Olmec are considered to be Mexico's "founding culture".
During the colonial period, what was a major part of New Spain's economy? Mining was a major part of New Spain's economy.
How did Mexico's constitution of 1917 affect workers? Mexico's constitution of 1917 included giving workers more rights.
How has the transition to a largely industrial economy affected Mexico? The standard of living going up was a result of Mexico's transition to an industrial economy.
Which artist's paintings celebrated Mexico's history and people? The artist Diego Rivera celebrated Mexico's history and people in his paintings.
What type of government does Mexico have? Mexico's government is a constitutional federal republic.
What percentage of Mexicans follow Catholicism? Over 80 percent of Mexicans follow Catholicism.
Which environmental issue is the biggest challenge for Mexico City? Air pollution is the biggest challenge for Mexico City.
Who led a small force of Spanish conquistadors to Mexico in 1520? Hernan Cortes led a force of conquistadors to Mexico.
What is the capital city of the Aztec in central Mexico? Tenochtitlan is the capital city of the Aztec in central Mexico.
Who led a rebellion in Mexico in 1810? Miguel Hidalgo led a rebellion in Mexico in 1810.
Who was the dictator who ruled Mexico from 1877 to 1911? Porfirio Diaz ruled Mexico from 1877 to 1911.
Who was Mexico's first president of indigenous ancestry? Benito Juarez was Mexico's first president of indigenous ancestry.
What is the blending of religious beliefs and practices? The blending of religious beliefs and practices is syncretism.
What is a large painting made on a wall? A mural is a large painting on a wall.
What is a traditional building material? Adobe is a traditional building material.
What is a public square in the heart of a city? A plaza is a public square in the heart of a city.
What is the immensely popular sport in Mexico? Futbal is an immensely popular sport in Mexico.
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