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.

Meteor strike injures hundreds in Russia -- 02/18/2013

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Q: A meteor crashing near Chelyabinsk in Russia's Ural mountains last Friday injured more than 1,000 people as the shock wave blew out windows and rocked buildings. Where is Russia on this map?

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