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List of Benchmarks for Geography 
 Standard 7.Knows the physical processes that shape patterns on Earth's surface
TopicNatural resources
   Level III (Grade 6-8)
  Benchmark 2.Knows the processes that produce renewable and nonrenewable resources (e.g., fossil fuels, hydroelectric power, soil fertility)
   Vocabulary terms
A.  production of renewable resources
B.  production of nonrenewable resources
C.  fossil fuel process
D.  hydroelectric power process
E.  fertile soil process
  Knowledge/skill statements
  1. Knows the processes that produce renewable resources   
  2. Knows the processes that produce nonrenewable resources   
  3. Knows the processes that produce fossil fuels   
  4. Knows the processes that produce hydroelectric power   
  5. Knows the processes that produce fertile soil    

Citation Log: BD(GE,157;​NI,55-56)
Citation reference
BD = benchmark, declarative
BP = benchmark, procedural
BC = benchmark, contextual

1st letter/number of each code in parentheses:
DD   Department of Defense: Prekindergarten Social Studies Standards
E   JCGE: Guidelines for Geographic Education
G   GESP: National Geography Standards
HS   Head Start: Child Outcomes Framework
I   IDOE: The Foundations for Young Children to the Indiana Academic Standards
IE   International Baccalaureate: Environmental Systems
IG   International Baccalaureate: Geography
MH   McGraw-Hill: Pre-Kindergarten Standards: Guidelines for Teaching and Learning
N   NAEP: Item Specifications in Geography
NZ   New Zealand Ministry of Education: Early Childhood Curriculum
O   OSDE: Oklahoma Developmental Learning Skills for Four-Year-Olds
T   GENIP: K-6 Geography: Themes, Key Ideas
TX   TEA: Texas Prekindergarten Curriculum Guidelines

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

Page number of the cited document