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.

Qatar hosts the World Cup and controversy -- 11/28/2022

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Q: Amidst years of controversy, the tiny Persian Gulf nation of Qatar is hosting the 2022 FIFA World Cup – a month-long soccer tournament that is one of the world’s largest sporting events. Where is the Persian Gulf and the nation of Qatar?

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Q: Much of the criticism of Qatar has centered on human rights and the nation’s treatment of foreign workers, women and homosexuals. Qatar is an emirate, which is a form of ...

A. Democracy

B. Kleptocracy

C. Monarchy

D. Plutarchy



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