sarah asked in TravelMexicoOther - Mexico · 9 years ago

is New Mexico part of the us?

it might be a silly ? but my hubby and i have been going back and forth about new mexico being part of the us i say it is but he says its not what do you think

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  • Anonymous
    9 years ago
    Best Answer

    Is this a failure of our school system or just a failure of the student??

  • 9 years ago

    New Mexico was the 47th state in the USA; it became a state on January 6, 1912

    Source(s): encyclopedia
  • 9 years ago

    No it's not your husband is right. New Mexico was part of the U.S. and called Old Mexico but they decided they liked Mexico better and left the U.S. and are now one of the 13 original colonies in Mexico

  • Jay L
    Lv 7
    9 years ago

    The last time I looked, there were 50 stars on the flag. I bet one of them is for New Mexico.

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  • 9 years ago

    yes , but used to be part of mexico an area including calafornia and it was called azlan i think

  • 9 years ago

    Tell him to look at a map.

    Source(s): I live in NEW Mexico
  • Jeff P
    Lv 7
    9 years ago
  • 9 years ago

    yes

  • 9 years ago

    Yes it is lol your husband is wrong

  • 9 years ago

    duh - of course

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