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Economics 
 Standard 6.Understands the roles government plays in the United States economy
  
Topics1. Role of government; 2. Goods and services; 3. Currency and exchange; 4. Economic systems
   Level III (Grade 6-8)
  Benchmark 1.Knows that in a market economy the government helps markets to operate efficiently by protecting property rights (i.e. the right to exclude others from using a good or service and the right to transfer ownership) and by providing a system of weights and measures and a standard and stable currency
   Vocabulary terms
A.  market economy
B.  protection of property rights
C.  system of weights and measures
D.  standard currency
E.  stable currency
  Knowledge/skill statements
  1. Knows that in a market economy the government helps markets to operate efficiently    
  2. Knows that the government helps markets by protecting property rights   
  3. Knows that property rights are the right to exclude others from using a good or service and the right to transfer ownership   
  4. Knows that the government helps markets by providing a system of weights and measures   
  5. Knows that the government helps markets by providing a standard and stable currency   


Citation Log: BD(NE,37;​BE,15;​CE,7;​EE,95;​JE,37;​PE,15;​SE,41)
Citation reference
BD = benchmark, declarative
BP = benchmark, procedural
BC = benchmark, contextual

1st letter/number of each code in parentheses:
B   International Baccalaureate: Economics
C   Colorado Economics Standards
DD   Department of Defense: Prekindergarten Social Studies Standards
E   NCEE: Framework for Economics
HS   Head Start: Child Outcomes Framework
J   JCEE: Economics, What and When
MH   McGraw-Hill: Pre-Kindergarten Standards: Guidelines for Teaching and Learning
N   NCEE: Voluntary National Content Standards in Economics
NZ   New Zealand Ministry of Education: Early Childhood Curriculum
P   NAEP: 2006 Assessment Framework in Economics for Grade 12
S   NCSS: Curriculum Standards for Social Studies
T   TEA: Texas Prekindergarten Curriculum Guidelines

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

Number:
Page number of the cited document