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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.

Inky the octopus makes great escape from New Zealand aquarium -- 04/18/2016

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Q: After the lid to a tank was left slightly ajar at the National Aquarium in New Zealand, a well-loved octopus named Inky squeezed out, slid across the floor and crawled through a 6-inch drain pipe to the sea. Where is New Zealand?

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