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.

Finland is still the ‘happiest’ nation -- 03/23/2020

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Q: The Finns pride themselves on their “sisu” - stoic determination and the ability to act rationally in the face of adversity, like a pandemic. But, Finland’s people once again were ranked last week as the “happiest” on Earth. Where is the Nordic nation of Finland?

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Second question (of five)

Q: The 2020 World Happiness Report is not about how much people laugh or smile, but it measures how satisfied and confident people are about their lives and future. Which nation on Finland’s northern border ranked fifth in the report?

A. Estonia

B. Norway

C. Russia

D. Sweden



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