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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:
Terrorist drivers kill 14 in Spain
-- 08/21/2017

Question 1 of 5

Q: A van rampaged through a crowd in Barcelona, Spain, last week, killing 13 people and leaving 50 in the hospital, some in critical condition. The following day in the nearby town of Cambrils a car rammed passersby, killing one woman. Where is Spain?

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