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.

Hungary fights fatal flood of toxic red ooze -- 10/11/2010

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Q: Hungary's prime minister has played down the threat of widespread water pollution after the spill of a large amount of toxic red sludge from an industrial plant killed seven people and injured many more. Where is Hungary?

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