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  • 1. MEXICO
  • 2.
    • What does Mexico mean in Spanish it means center of the world
    • Its capital is Mexico city
    • Mexico city was founded 1524
  • 3. Important moments in history
    • Sept 16, 1810 -Mexico wins independence from Spain. March 6, 1836, Battle of the Alamo. Mexico briefly defeats the Texan forces May 5, 1862, Battle of Puebla October 2, 1968- Tlatelolco Massacre. Similar to Ohio's Kent State, may students murdered in Mexico City by Mexican troops Sept 19,1985- Devastating earthquake in Mexico City
  • 4. SPORTS
    • Sport in Mexico are sporting activities of Mexico. Football is the most popular sport in Mexico( Not American football!!) Boxing is the second biggest sport in Mexico. Baseball, basketball, golf wrestling bullfighting and charrería are also appreciated.
  • 5. FOODS OF MEXICO
    • Breakfast may include Huevos Motuleños
    • Huevos Rancheros
    • Chilaquiles
    • Plato de Frutas
  • 6. FOODS OF MEXICO
    • Lunch may include /Dinner Tortillas
    • Frijoles (beans)
    • Chilies
    • Guacamole
    • Salsa
    • Tequila
    • Cerveza
    • Tacos
  • 7. Religions
    • Roman catholic Roman Catholics are 89% of the total population, 97% percent of whom attend church services weekly, But Mexico has no official religions
  • 8. Holidays
    • New years
    • Constituent day
    • Independence day
    • Revolution day
    • Christmas
    • Army's day
    • Day of the dead