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.

Leader of Russian mutiny heads for Belarus -- 06/26/2023

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Q: Russia will drop charges again Wagner mercenary chief Yevgeny Prigozhin, who will move to Belarus under a deal to end an armed mutiny that he led Saturday against Russia's military leadership. Where is Belarus?

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How 2007 other students across the country scored on this question: Right:  51%
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Q: Heavily-armed mercenaries left camps in Ukraine and took over Russian military headquarters in the city of Rostov-on-Don before racing toward Moscow. The convoy turned around after the leader of Belarus arranged a deal between Prigozhin and Russian President Vladimir Putin. Belarus is a ...

A. Russian ally

B. U.S. ally

C. Neutral nation

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