Headline Geography

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.

This weeks lesson:
Bomb kills journalist who exposed Malta’s ties to tax havens
-- 10/23/2017

Question 1 of 5

Q: A Dutch forensic team is helping investigate the car bomb slaying of a journalist who scrutinized links to offshore tax havens by Malta’s top politicians and other powerful figures. Malta is a small island nation 50 miles south of Sicily. Where is it on this map?

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