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List of Benchmarks for World History 
 Standard 41.Understands the causes and global consequences of World War II
  
Topics1. Scope and human costs of World War II; 2. Science, technology, and society
   Level IV (Grade 9-12)
  Benchmark 8.Understands the climax and moral implications of World War II (e.g., the moral implications of military technologies and techniques used in the war, statistics of population displacement caused by the war, debates surrounding the use of the atomic bomb to end the war with Japan)
   Vocabulary terms
A.  climax of World War II
B.  moral implications of World War II
  Knowledge/skill statements
  1. Understands the climax of World War II   
  2. Understands the moral implications of World War II   
  3. Understands the moral implications of military technologies and techniques used in World War II   
  4. Knows statistics of population displacement caused by the war   
  5. Understands debates surrounding the use of the atomic bomb to end the war with Japan   


Citation Log: BD(C;​WE,269;​LI,297)
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