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.

Tensions grow between U.S. allies Japan and South Korea -- 08/26/2019

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Q: South Korea said last week that it would abandon a military intelligence-sharing pact with its neighbor Japan, a move that dramatically escalates tensions between the two U.S. allies. Where are South Korea and Japan?

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Second question (of five)

Q: Ending the pact could harm efforts to understand threats from which nation that has been aggressively testing ballistic missiles in the region?

A. China

B. North Korea

C. Philippines

D. Vietnam

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