Asked in Central America, Latin America
How does the Highland Commons or affect the Latin America?
The mountain ranges form the backbone of the landmass, with peaks of about 22,000 feet. Due to their relative impassibility, they have hindered trade and communications in Mexico and the nations in Latin America. These mountain ranges have separated nations from each other as well as individual regions with nations. ...
Asked in Geography, Latin America, Plate Tectonics
How have tectonic plates affected Latin America's physical geography?
Many parts of Latin America experience volcanic activity and earthquakes. This is due to the movement of five tectonic plates. The two highest mountain peaks in Mexico are volcanoes. ...
Asked in Travel & Places
Is it warm enough to swim in FL in the winter?
See.FL generally has a very hot and humid climate.The water in which you want to swim may not be as cold as it in Summer but, you can always swim in indoor pools which due to the indoor temperature is not as cold as it is outside in the cold weather.Enjoy swimming! ...
Asked in Science, Meteorology and Weather
When you are on top of a mountain is the air pressure higher dou to the cold temperature of lower due to the high altitude?
Higher than what? As you go up a mountain the air pressure gets lower simply because there is less air above you weighing down on you. ...
Asked in Black Bears
When do black bears in Virginia hibernate?
They don't generally in Virginia due to the fact that we don't have extremely cold winters warranting the need to hibernate. But they will hibernate if it gets cold enough just like the other species that live in colder climates. ...