This passage describes the conditions and water crisis around the metropolitan area of Mexico City. There are six questions that ask the students to understand the effects of urbanization and the effect of human systems on the geography.
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Analyze how a text makes connections among and distinctions between individuals, ideas, or events (e.g., through comparisons, analogies, or categories).
Determine a central idea of a text and analyze its development over the course of the text, including its relationship to supporting ideas; provide an objective summary of the text.
Cite the textual evidence that most strongly supports an analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text.