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:
U.S. drone attack in Iraq stirs up Mideast
-- 01/06/2020

Question 1 of 5

Q: U.S. drones killed Iranian general Qassim Suleimani last week after he arrived in Iraq, stirring fears of increased conflict and possible war. Where is Iraq?

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