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RH.CCS.7 Grades 6-12: Students are asked to locate a country or geographical area on a map, connecting information with a specific location. Then, students answer a series of quiz questions based on a current news event happening in that location. Students must combine their prior knowledge with information presented in the question to determine the correct answers.

Gunman attacks Canada's Parliament -- 10/27/2014

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Q: After  killing a young guard at the nearby National War Memorial, a gunman entered Canada's Parliament building in Ottawa, Ontario, and continued shooting until he was slain by police. Where is Ontario?

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