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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.

5 killed by bow-and-arrow attack in Norway -- 10/18/2021

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Q: A 37-year-old man was charged in a bow-and-arrow rampage last week that killed five people and wounded three others in a small town in Norway, which recorded only 31 murders last year. Where is Norway?

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How 693 other students across the country scored on this question: Right:  51%
Wrong:  49%
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Second question (of five)

Q: The attack took place in Kongsberg, a town of around 25,000 people that is about 50 miles southwest of Norway’s capital of ...

A. Copenhagen

B. Helsinki

C. Oslo

D. Stockholm



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