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.

More autonomy for Corsica gets a boost -- 01/02/2018

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Q: President Emmanuel Macron said last week his government could consider changes in the relationship between mainland France and the island of Corsica, which seeks greater autonomy. Where is Corsica, the fourth largest island in the Mediterranean Sea?

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Q: Corsica was an independent republic briefly before it was incorporated into the French state in 1789. Earlier it the island was ruled by . . .

A. Carthaginians

B. Greeks

C. Romans

D. All of the above

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