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:
Denmark will kill all of its farmed mink because of coronavirus
-- 11/09/2020

Question 1 of 5

Q: Denmark has ordered the slaughter of more than 15 million mink at more than 1,000 fur farms because many are infected with a mutant strain of the covid-19 virus that has now spread to more than 200 people and may prove more resistant to a future vaccine. Where is Denmark?

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