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.

A tax on witches in Romania? Curses! -- 01/10/2011

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Q: Romanian witches, angry about having to pay income taxes for the first time, hurled poisonous mandrake into a river to cast spells on the president and government. Where is Romania?

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