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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.

North Korea’s leader reported worried about COVID-19 and Biden -- 11/30/2020

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Q: North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has ordered at least two people executed and shut down the capital amid worries about COVID-19, according to South Korea’s spy agency. He also reportedly warned his diplomats not to provoke President-elect Joe Biden. Where is North Korea?

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Q: The spies said Kim is displaying “excessive anger” and taking “irrational measures” over the pandemic. He locked down a province and the nation’s capital city of . . .

A. Beijing

B. Pyongyang

C. Seoul

D. Tokyo

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