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:
Threat of Mont Blanc glacier collapse forces evacuation
-- 09/30/2019

Question 1 of 5

Q: Italian authorities closed off roads and evacuated homes after experts warned that part of a Mont Blanc glacier may soon collapse. Mont Blanc lies at the border of Italy, France and Switzerland. Where do these borders intersect?

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