Answer FIVE Geography questions each week based on major news events.
This Week's lesson:
Nicaragua police investigate bishop critical of government
In year three of Covid, another virus is gaining wider attention. The federal government now classifies monkeypox as a national health emergency, with the number of U.S. cases passing 7,000 late last week. The situation is far less dire than whe...
The increased demand for air conditioning in the U.S. has been underscored by record-breaking heatwaves. Experts argue that added air conditioning and energy capacity is necessary for health reasons, as extreme heat is responsible for more weather-r...
This week's word in the news: MISCONSTRUE
FOUND IN THE NEWS:
"And it really didn't matter how many times they misconstrued that a woman's life was in danger if the constitutional amendment was to pass."
The Topeka Capital-Journal -- 08/08/2022
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