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.

Tiny Qatar beats U.S. in bid to host the World Cup -- 12/06/2010

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Q: FIFA, soccer's world governing body, rejected a bid by the United States to select the Persian Gulf nation of Qatar as the host of 2022 World Cup tournament. Where is Qatar?

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