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.

Robbers steal $50 million worth of diamonds in Belgium -- 02/25/2013

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Q: Armed with automatic weapons and disguised as police, robbers seized diamonds worth $50 million from a passenger plane preparing to depart Belgium for Switzerland. Where is Belgium on this map?

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