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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.

Indonesia arrests executives over air pollution -- 09/21/2015

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Q: Indonesia has arrested executives from seven companies accused of being behind illegal fires causing widespread air pollution in the region. Where is the Southeast Asia island nation of Indonesia?

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