Headline Geography

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.

This weeks lesson:
NATO welcomes North Macedonia
-- 04/06/2020

Q: The North American Treaty Organization (NATO) welcomed North Macedonia as the alliance's newest member last week, ending a long process that included a change to the country's name. Where is the Balkan nation of North Macedonia?

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Question 2 of 5

Q: Macedonia renamed itself North Macedonia in a deal to settle the objections of what NATO member on its southern border?

A. Albania
B. Bulgaria
C. Greece
D. Serbia



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