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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.

Peru is running out of oxygen for coronavirus patients -- 06/08/2020

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Q: Peru’s hospitals don’t have enough medicinal oxygen to treat a growing wave of patients suffering from the novel coronavirus. Local health official claimed that hundreds of people have lost their lives because of the shortage of oxygen tanks. Where is the South American nation of Peru?

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Q: The COVID-19 pandemic is growing rapidly in the region. Peru’s eastern neighbor removed months virus data from its website as the nation’s death toll became the third largest in the world. Which nation borders Peru to the east?

A. Brazil

B. Chile

C. Colombia

D. Ecuador

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