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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.

New Zealand expects plenty of Hobbit journeys -- 12/10/2012

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Q: New Zealand is counting on a jump in tourism with the release of "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey," which was filmed in the scenic country. Where is New Zealand on this map?

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