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Headline Geography

Common Core State Standard
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.

This weeks lesson:
Malaysia hunts North Koreans in assassination
-- 02/20/2017

Question 1 of 5

Q: Malaysian police are seeking four North Korean men who left the country on the same day that Kim Jong-nam, the North Korean leader’s estranged half-brother, was apparently assassinated with a poison forced into his face. Where is Malaysia or North Korea?

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