Headline Geography

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.

This weeks lesson:
Jordan’s king signals end to royal family feud
-- 04/12/2021

Q: Jordan's King Abdullah II said last week the kingdom was safe from and alleged conspiracy said to involve his younger half-brother, Prince Hamzah. The king said Prince Hamzah had "pledged to remain loyal." Where is Jordan?

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Q: King Abdullah received a message of support from the royal court of what large kingdom on Jordan’s southern and southeastern border?

A. Bahrain
B. Kuwait
C. Qatar
D. Saudi Arabia

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