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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.

Denmark tells new citizens to shake hands -- 01/21/2019

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Q: Afghan-born Sakandar Khan last week was among the first nine new Danish citizens who shook hands with Denmark’s immigration minister under a new law that makes a handshake the final step in the naturalization process. Where is Denmark?

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Q: The law has been criticized for breaching freedom of religion, as some observant Muslims and Jews avoid touching unrelated members of the opposite sex. The official Church of Denmark is part of which branch of Christianity?

A. Calvinist

B. Lutheran

C. Roman Catholic

D. Eastern Orthodox



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