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.

Cuba welcomes new Internet cable link -- 02/14/2011

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Q: Cuba has welcomed the arrival of an undersea fiber-optic cable linking it to Venezuela, which will make download speeds 3,000 times faster for the very few Cubans with Internet connections. Where is Cuba?

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