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List of Benchmarks for World History 
 Standard 43.Understands how post-World War II reconstruction occurred, new international power relations took shape, and colonial empires broke up
  
Topics1. End of European colonial rule in Africa, Asia, and the Caribbean; 2. Colonies and colonial systems ; 3. Rise of social, political, and economic revolutions; 4. Population density, distribution, and growth rates; 5. Urban growth and development
   Level IV (Grade 9-12)
  Benchmark 4.Understands the impact of independence movements in various countries and whether they were successful (e.g., the connections between the rise of independence movements in Africa and Southeast Asia and social transformations such as accelerated population growth, urbanization, and new Western-educated elites; the chronology of the Algerian struggle for independence, the role of domestic and international public opinion in the actions of the government, and how the French presence influenced the outcome; how diverse independence movements in Asia and Africa succeeded)
   Vocabulary terms
A.  impact of independence movements (post-World War II)
B.  relative success of independence movements (post-World War II)
  Knowledge/skill statements
  1. Understands the impact of independence movements in various countries    
  2. Understands whether independence movements in various countries were successful   
  3. Understands the connections between the rise of independence movements in Africa and Southeast Asia and social transformations such as accelerated population growth, urbanization, and new Western educated elites   
  4. Knows the chronology of the Algerian struggle for independence, the role of domestic and international public opinion in the actions of the government, and how the French presence influenced the outcome   
  5. Understands how diverse independence movements in Asia succeeded   
  6. Understands how diverse independence movements in Africa succeeded   


Citation Log: BD(BE,209;​C;​WE,272)
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