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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.

Mars lander crashes on planet surface -- 10/24/2016

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Q: The landing site of a European spacecraft that was supposed to make a historic touchdown on Mars last week has been identified in images that suggest the probe suffered a violent collision at the surface. Where is Mars on this representation of the Solar System?

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