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Gaza bombed after militants attack inside Israel
-- 10/09/2023

Q: Israel formally declared war on Hamas Sunday and bombed Gaza after the militant group invaded and killed, wounded or kidnapped hundreds of Israelis. Where is the Gaza Strip, a 141-square-mile Palestinian area controlled by Hamas?

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Q: An attack on Israeli targets Sunday by the Hezbollah militant group sparked fears of a wider regional conflict. Hezbollah attacked from what country north of Israel?

A. Egypt
B. Jordan
C. Lebanon
D. Syria



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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.