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.

President seizes new power in Egypt -- 11/26/2012

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Q: Protests erupted across Egypt, as opponents of President Mohamed Mursi clashed with his supporters over a presidential edict that gave him unchecked authority and raised fears of a return to authoritarian rule. Where is Egypt on this map?

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