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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.

Myanmar troops force 400,000 to flee to Bangladesh -- 09/18/2017

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Q: Nearly 410,000 members of the Rohingya minority fled from Myanmar to Bangladesh to escape a military offensive that the United Nations has branded a “textbook example of ethnic cleansing”. Where are Bangladesh and Myanmar, which is also known as Burma?

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Q: The Rohingya people are an ethnic and religious minority who have lived in western Myanmar for centuries. What is the dominant religion in Myanmar?

A. Buddhist

B. Christian

C. Hindu

D. Muslim

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