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Mexico

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Mexico
By: Hayley Hodock
(Hortencia)
5th period
Spanish I
Ms. Sollien
RGHS
3/4/13

Basic facts about Mexico
Map of Mexico
Mexican Government
Tourism
Mayan Calendar
Bandera de Mexico
Famous Holidays
The Flag is made up of 3 colors:
Red: The color of blood, for the people who died fighting in the war for Independence.
White: Represents the purity of the Catholic church.
Greeen: Represents hope for a better nation.
Tourism in Mexico is a very large industry. They are very well know for their beautiful beaches, natural wonders, and interesting Meso-American.
Cinco De Mayo
Dia de los Muertos
Las Posadas
Dia de los Reyes
Capital City: Mexico City
Population: Around 115,000,00
Languages: Mainly Spanish
Goverment: Federal Republic
Climate: Varies from tropical to dessert
Currency: Peso
Religion: Catholic
President: Enrique Peña Nieto (2012-2018)
The president is elected to a 6-year term
Mexico is made up of 31 states and 1 federal district
Tulum Ruins in Cancun
Puerto Vallarta
Cancun
Cozumel
Palancar Reef
Sumidero Canyon
Cinco de Mayo
Dia De Los Muertos
Posadas
Dia de los Reyes
Music
Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera
Futbol
Mexican Drug War
http://chicago.cbslocal.com/video/8374630-mexican-drug-lord-named-chicagos-public-enemy-number-one/
Dancing
The Border
Mexico City
Schools
Conclusion
Quiz
1. What is Mexico's Currency?
A. The Pesata
B. The Peso
C. The Bolivar
2. Who is the current president?
A. Enrique Pena Nieto
B. Dilma Rouseff
C. Hugo Chavez
4. During what holiday do people honor their loved ones that have passed away?
A. Posadas
B. Dia de los Muertos
C.Cinco De Mayo
5. During what month is Posadas celebrated?
A. December
B. November
C. January
6. What is the name of the costumes worn by members of Mariachi bands?
A. Charro
B. Perro
C. Beber
3. What type of government does Mexico have?
A. Dictatorship
B. Monarchy
C. Federal Republic
7. What were most of Frieda Kahlo's paintings of?
A. Herself
B. Mexican life
C. Mexican culture
8. Who was a famous Ranchera singer in Mexico?
A. Pancho Villa
B. Salma Hayek
C. Vicente Fernandez
9. What Meso-American ruins are one of the wonders of the world?
A. Tulum
B. Chichen Itza
C. Palanque
10. What is the name for people who try to sneak illegal aliens across the border?
http://www.ezilon.com/maps/north-america/mexico-maps.html
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http://www.bugbog.com/gallery/gallerymexico/mexico-city.html
http://puertovallartavideo.com/horseback-riding/puerto-vallartas-remote-beach-villages-excursion/
http://www.themexicobeaches.com/CancunMexico.htm
http://www.greatvisscuba.com/dive-locations/cozumel
http://www.promoscozumel.com/palancar_reefs_scuba_diving_cozumel_mexico.html
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http://www.lonelyplanet.com/mexico/travel-tips-and-articles/77548
Palenque ruins
Chichen Itza
http://www.chichenitza.com
http://www.visitmexico.com/en/chichen-itza-archaeological-site-in-merida
http://www.world-mysteries.com/chichen_kukulcan.htm
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http://www.britannica.com/blogs/2011/05/cinco-de-mayo-picture-day/
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http://www.almightydad.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/12/dia_de_reyes.jpg
http://www.inside-mexico.com/images/featur1.gif
http://www.actionpackedevents.com/MariachiNuevoSonido.htm
http://www.lizgallego.com/festival_awards_2006.htm
http://image3.examiner.com/images/blog/wysiwyg/image/mexican_hat_dance.jpg
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http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/thumb/1/1e/Frida_Kahlo_(self_portrait).jpg/200px-Frida_Kahlo_(self_portrait).jpg
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http://socgeo.ruhosting.nl/html/images/usa-mexico-border.jpg
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http://www.arqhys.com/construcciones/fotos/construcciones/Campus-de-la-UNAM.jpg
A. Tycoons
B. Coyotes
C. Snakes

2 (8 ounce) packages cream cheese, softened
1 cup white sugar
1 teaspoon Mexican vanilla extract
2 (8 ounce) cans refrigerated crescent rolls
3/4 cup white sugar
1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
1/2 cup butter, room temperature
1/4 cup honey
1. Preheat an oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Prepare a 9x13 inch baking dish with cooking spray.
2. Beat the cream cheese with 1 cup of sugar and the vanilla extract in a bowl until smooth.
3. Unroll the cans of crescent roll dough, and use a rolling pin to shape each piece into 9x13 inch rectangles. Press one piece into the bottom of a 9x13 inch baking dish. Evenly spread the cream cheese mixture into the baking dish, then cover with the remaining piece of crescent dough. Stir together 3/4 cup of sugar, cinnamon, and butter. Dot the mixture over the top of the cheesecake.
4. Bake in the preheated oven until the crescent dough has puffed and turned golden brown, about 30 minutes. Remove from the oven and drizzle with honey. Cool completely in the pan before cutting into 12 squares.
Ingredients
Sopapilla Cheescake Pie
Directions
http://allrecipes.com/recipe/sopapilla-cheesecake-pie/detail.aspx?event8=1&prop24=SR_Title&e11=sopapilla%20cheesecake&e8=Quick%20Search&event10=1&e13=A%3aSearch%20Results-List%28control%29&e7=Home%20Page

1 (21 ounce) can apple pie filling
6 (8 inch) flour tortillas
1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
1/3 cup margarine
1/2 cup white sugar
1/2 cup packed brown sugar
1/2 cup water
Ingredients
Apple Enchiladas
Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).
Spoon fruit evenly onto all tortillas, sprinkle with cinnamon. Roll up tortillas and place seam side down on lightly greased 8x8 baking pan.
Bring margarine, sugars and water to a boil in a medium sauce pan. Reduce heat and simmer, stirring constantly for 3 minutes.
Pour sauce evenly over tortillas; sprinkle with extra cinnamon on top if desired. Bake in preheated oven for 20 minutes.
Makes 6 large tortillas; may be cut in half to serve 12.
Directions
http://allrecipes.com/recipe/apple-enchilada-dessert/detail.aspx?event8=1&prop24=SR_Title&e11=apple%20enchilada&e8=Quick%20Search&event10=1&e13=A%3aSearch%20Results-List%28control%29&e7=Recipe
Introduction
Mexico is a country located in Central America that covers 761,604 miles with a population of around 15 million people.
"Whatever else Mexico may be, she is never dull."
-Lesley Byrd Simpson
http://www.hotelclub.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2011/06/mexicocity1.jpg
Mexico is a very interesting country with a lot of history that is also rich in culture. Mexicans have much pride the country. And like every other country, Mexico faces problems.
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http://votebits.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/08/mexico-worldcup-football-team-2010.jpg
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