Take the Last Week in the News Quiz
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Answer FIVE Geography questions each week based on major news events.
This Week's lesson:
Death rates soar in Southeast Asia as virus wave spreads
Two wealthy businessmen achieved a thrill this month that had been reserved for astronauts on government-financed missions. Richard Branson of the United Kingdom and Jeff Bezos of the United States flew to the edge of Earth's atmosphere and expe...
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Some of the youngest ever Olympians are competing at the 2020 Tokyo Games, including a 12-year-old table tennis prodigy and skateboarders, who are age 12 and 13. If not for the postponement caused by the coronavirus pandemic, Zend Zasa of Syria would...
This week's word in the news: COMMODITY
FOUND IN THE NEWS:
Proponents contend subjugating nature as a commodity, used to satisfy human demands, is leading to disaster as the climate warms, and they’re pressing for a new paradigm.
The Denver Post -- 07/26/2021
Diversity, multiculturalism, worldwide events. You'll find plenty for classroom discussions in this listing of events.
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