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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.

U.S. tax evasion case shuts down Switzerland's oldest bank -- 01/07/2013

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Q: Founded in 1741, Swiss bank Wegelin announced it was closing after it became the first foreign bank to plead guilty to helping Americans evade their taxes. Where is Switzerland on this map?

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