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World History
 Standard 1.Understands the biological and cultural processes that shaped the earliest human communities
  Level III [Grade 7-8]
   Benchmark 1
Understands early hominid development and scientific methods used to determine the dates and evolution of different human communities (e.g., methods employed by archaeologists, geologists, and anthropologists to study hominid evolution; the approximate chronology, sequence, and territorial range of early hominid evolution in Africa from the Australopithecines to Homo erectus)
    Knowledge/skill statement 1
Knows a variety of scientific methods used by archaeologists, geologists, and anthropologists to determine the dates of early human communities
Citation reference
BD = benchmark, declarative
BP = benchmark, procedural
BC = benchmark, contextual
K = Knowledge
S = Skill
P = Performance

1st letter/number of each code in parentheses:
B   NCHS: Basic Edition
L   Lessons from History
W   NCHS: World History, expanded edition

2nd letter code :
E = Explicitly stated in document
I = Implicit in document

Page number of the cited document