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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.

Brunei defends tough new Islamic laws -- 04/01/2019

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Q: Brunei has defended its right to implement Islamic laws that would allow death by stoning for adultery and homosexuality against growing global criticism. Brunei shares the Southeast Asian island of Borneo with its much larger majority-Muslim neighbors Malaysia and Indonesia. Where is Borneo?

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Q: The sultanate of Brunei already enforces Islamic teachings more strictly than Malaysia and Indonesia. What is the form of government in Brunei?

A. Absolute monarchy

B. Direct democracy

C. Islamic republic

D. Military dictatorship

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