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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.

Ecuador declares emergency over Venezuelan migrants at its border -- 08/20/2018

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Q: Ecuador declared a state of emergency along its northern border last week because of a wave of migrants fleeing the hyperinflation, severe food shortages and violence that has gripped Venezuela. The nation then refused entry to anyone without a passport. Where is Ecuador or Venezuela?

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Second question (of five)

Q: The desperate migrants are crossing which nation that lies between Venezuela and Ecuador?

A. Argentina

B. Brazil

C. Colombia

D. Dominican Republic



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