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.

Nicaragua denies invading Costa Rica because of Google Maps -- 11/15/2010

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Q: Nicaraguan officials denied reports that they occupied an island on the Costa Rican frontier because of a Google satellite map. The disputed territory is a river island known as Isla Calero, claimed by both countries. Where are Costa Rica and Nicaragua?

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