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.

India bans some currency to catch tax cheats -- 11/14/2016

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Q: India scrapped 1,000 and 500 rupee notes last week in a bid to flush out tax evaders. The banknotes are worth about $7 and $14 and represent more than 85% of cash in circulation in India. Where is India?

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