• Country Name: Mexico
  • Capital: Mexico City
  • Major Languages: Spanish
  • Location: North America
  • Population: 122.3 million (2013), avg. age 26.7 2010 est, life expectancy 77.14 years (2012)


Major cities: Mexico City, Tijuana, Juarez

Major Landforms: Yucatan Peninsula, Sierra Madre Mountains, Central Mexican Plateau


Avg. temperature: 18 degrees Celsius

General Seasonal Weather Conditions: pleasant summers and mild winters


Type of Government: Federal Republic

Major Religions: Roman Catholicism

Food: tacos, enchiladas, flautas, burritos, mole, tamales, and guacamole.

Major Sports: Futbol (soccer), boxing, baseball, bullfighting, and basketball.

Interesting Facts:

Unusual laws: If you are riding a bicycle its illegal to lift your feet of the pedals because it would cause you to crash. Shouting profanities in public is illegal. In the state of Guanajuato, kissing in public is illegal.

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