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This weeks lesson:
Red Sea ships hit by drones and missiles
-- 12/18/2023

Q: Houthi rebels in Yemen last week continued to attack vessels with drones and missiles in the vital shipping lanes of the Red Sea. Where is the Red Sea?

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How 2008 other students across the country scored on this question:
Right:    43%
Wrong:  57%
Your score on this quiz: 1 out of 1

Question 2 of 5

Q: The rebels say the attacks are in support of Gaza Palestinians in the Israeli-Hamas war. Who armed Yemen’s Houthis with drones and missiles?

A. Hamas
B. Iran
C. Russia
D. Saudi Arabia



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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.