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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.

Florence floods the Carolinas -- 09/17/2018

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Q: Hurricane Florence made landfall last week, dumping “epic” amounts of rain on North and South Carolina as the storm headed inland. Where are North and South Carolina?

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Second question (of five)

Q: Florence severely flooded the river city of New Bern, which briefly served as the capital of the colony of North Carolina before its government moved to the present capital city of . . .

A. Columbia

B. Nashville

C. Raleigh

D. Richmond



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