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This weeks lesson:
Germany arrests 25 in plot to overthrow government
-- 12/12/2022

Q: Police last Wednesday arrested 25 people suspected of plotting to use armed force to storm parliament, violently overthrow the government and make Germany a monarchy again. Where is Germany?

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Question 2 of 5

Q: The alleged plotters are a collection of right-wing conspiracy theorists including QAnon followers and the “Reich citizen” movement, which believes Germany is run by a “deep state” government to be replaced with descendants of former German royal families. Germany threw out its monarchy after which war?

A. Franco-Prussian
B. World War I
C. World War II
D. Cold War



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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.