Geography Mnemonic to Learn the Countries of Central America


Central America is found at the southernmost portion of the North American continent.

A group of seven countries (Belize, Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica and Panama), Central America is bounded by Mexico to the north and Colombia to the south.

Geography Mnemonic for Central American Countries

A mnemonic to memorize not just the countries of Central America but also the order in which they are located from north to south is: Big Gorillas Eat Hotdogs, Not Cold Pizza (Belize, Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Panama).

An alternative, but similar, mnemonic is: Baby Godzilla Eats Hotdogs, Not Cocoa Puffs.


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