There was no centralized Maya government. The Mayas lived in city-states, some of which were very large and others that were smaller. One noble family had control of each city-state and served as a sort of monarchy with ... More »

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Websites that offer social studies practice tests include SoftSchools.com, VarsityTutors.com and HelpTeaching.com as of 2015. Soft Schools provides quizzes based on specific kindergarten through high school social studie... More »

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Christopher Columbus explored Honduras in 1502, leading to Spanish colonization. Once inhabited by various aboriginal groups, Honduras declared independence from Spain in 1821 and alternated between liberal and authorita... More »

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Riviera Maya is located on the northeast coast of Mexico’s Yucatán Peninsula. The Yucatán Peninsula separates the Caribbean Sea from the Gulf of Mexico in southeastern Mexico. More »

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According to Business Dictionary, quasi government agencies are created and funded by the government but enjoy operational and political independence. The U.S. Federal Reserve is a prime example. More »

A constitutional democratic republic is a type of government based on the principles of a constitution in which officials elected by the people represent the people in the legislative and governing processes. A constitut... More »

The government enhances growth and stability of the economy. It provides the infrastructure and systems that facilitate economic activity while formulating regulations and controls to ensure order and fairness in busines... More »