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.

Study released in Germany shows that Neanderthal genes live on in many humans -- 05/10/2010

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Q: Many people alive today possess some Neanderthal ancestry, according to a landmark scientific study. The early branch of the human family is named after the German valley where its remains were first discovered. Where is Germany?

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