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.

Nearly 1,000 Madagascar children dead of measles -- 02/18/2019

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Q: At least 922 children and young adults have died of measles in Madagascar since October according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Where is Madagascar?

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Q: WHO officials said the actual death toll might be much higher with more than 66,000 people now infected with measles on the island in the . . .

A. Atlantic Ocean

B. Caribbean Sea

C. Indian Ocean

D. Mediterranean Sea



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