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List of Benchmarks for World History 
 Standard 40.Understands the search for peace and stability throughout the world in the 1920s and 1930s
  
Topics1. Great Depression; 2. Economic conditions and society
   Level IV (Grade 9-12)
  Benchmark 6.Understands the causes of the Great Depression and its immediate and long-term consequences for the world (e.g., the financial, economic, and social causes of the Great Depression, and its global impact; how the Depression affected colonial peoples of Africa and Asia, and how it contributed to the growth of nationalist movements; how the Great Depression affected the Middle East under British and French mandates; to what degree Britain, Germany, Japan, the Soviet Union, and the United States employed the military-industrial complex to stimulate recovery from the Great Depression)
   Vocabulary terms
A.  causes of the Great Depression
B.  global consequences of the Great Depression
  Knowledge/skill statements
  1. Understands the causes of the Great Depression    
  2. Understands the immediate consequences of the Great Depression for the world    
  3. Understands the long-term consequences of the Great Depression for the world    
  4. Understands the financial causes of the Great Depression   
  5. Understands the economic causes of the Great Depression   
  6. Understands the social causes of the Great Depression   
  7. Understands the global impact of the Great Depression   
  8. Understands how the Depression affected colonial peoples of Africa   
  9. Understands how the Depression affected colonial peoples of Asia   
  10. Understands how the Great Depression contributed to the growth of nationalist movements   
  11. Understands how the Great Depression affected the Middle East under British and French mandates   
  12. Understands to what degree Britain employed the military-industrial complex to stimulate recovery from the Great Depression   
  13. Understands to what degree Germany employed the military-industrial complex to stimulate recovery from the Great Depression   
  14. Understands to what degree Japan employed the military-industrial complex to stimulate recovery from the Great Depression   
  15. Understands to what degree the Soviet Union employed the military-industrial complex to stimulate recovery from the Great Depression   
  16. Understands to what degree the United States employed the military-industrial complex to stimulate recovery from the Great Depression   


Citation Log: BD(BE,203;​R;​WE,264,265)
Citation reference
BD = benchmark, declarative
BP = benchmark, procedural
BC = benchmark, contextual

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

Number:
Page number of the cited document