News Video | Cartoons | Geography | Use the News | Front Page News | Pulse | History | Words in the News | Special Report
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.

Volcano alerts issued on 2 islands in the Lesser Antilles -- 01/04/2021

Quiz Archive        Printer friendly version of this quiz


Q: Volcanoes that have been quiet for decades are rumbling to life in the eastern Caribbean, prompting officials to issue alerts for islands of Martinique and St. Vincent in the Lesser Antilles. Where are the Lesser Antilles, a string of islands that form the eastern boundary of the Caribbean Sea?

Sorry, The correct answer is shown below.

Scroll down for the next question

How 2491 other students across the country scored on this question: Right:  51%
Wrong:  49%
Your score on this quiz: 0 out of 1  

Second question (of five)

Q: La Soufriere on St. Vincent and Mount Pelee on Martinique are among 19 live volcanoes in the eastern Caribbean which are tied to the movement of . . .

A. Earth’s orbit

B. Ocean waters

C. Tectonic plates

D. Tropical air



NEW! Search for a different Headline Geography topic

Looking for a different quiz to fit your classroom needs?

Enter the name of a country: