Latin America Region Project

By Mason Tabb

Location 1:

Mexico City, Mexico

19.4333 degrees N, 99.1333 degrees W.

(Toward the southern part of Mexico)

Physical and human Features

Physical:
  • Lake Texcoco
  • Xchimilco network of waterways
Human:
  • Mezcala Bridge
  • Davis Dam

HEI

Modification: Power Lines

Adaptation: Sunglasses


People depend on the Mexican Government for Safety

Movement

  • Metros
  • Hispanic Foods

Regions

  • Language: Spanish
  • Education Systems: 6 years primary, 3 years secondary
  • Religion: Catholicism
  • Founded: 1521

San Juan, Puerto Rico - 18.4500 degrees N. 66.0667 degrees W.

East of Dominican Republic

Features

Physical:
  • Teodoro Mososo Bridge
  • El Morro Fortress
Human:
  • Caribbean National Forest
  • Tanama River

HEI

Modification: Boats

Accommodation: Sunscreen


People depend on the government for education

Movement

  • Bicycles
  • Canned Tuna

Regions

  • Languages: Spanish and English
  • Religion: Catholicism
  • Education: Must complete 8 years of education
  • Food: Quesitos

Brasilia, Brazil 15.7939 degrees S. 47.8828 degrees W.

Northwest of Rio de Janeiro

Features

Physical:

  • Amazon Rainforest
  • Amazon River
Human:

  • JK Bridge
  • Christ the Redeemer

HEI

Modification: Tucurui Dam

Accommodation: City Busses


People depend on the government for Money

Movement

  • Planes
  • Dulce de Leche

Regions

  • Government: Federal Republic
  • Education: 6-14 years old primary, 15-18 years old secondary
  • Language: Portuguese
  • Religion: Christianity