Mexico state


Mexico is about one-fifth the size of the United States. In the east are the Gulf of Mexico and the Bay of Campeche, which is formed by Mexico's other peninsula, the Yucat√°n. The center of Mexico is a great, high plateau, open to the north, with mountain chains on the east and west and with ocean-front lowlands beyond.Mexico won the war of independece in 1821 to 1877.