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.

Iraq war inquiry blasts politicians -- 07/11/2016

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Q: A seven-year British inquiry into the invasion of Iraq blasted a former prime minister for joining the U.S. in a rush to war with flawed intelligence, faulty reasons and poor planning. Critics say more than 150,000 Iraqi civilians have died since the 2003 invasion and the nation continues to suffer. Where is Iraq?

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