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List of Benchmarks for Geography 
 Standard 9.Understands the nature, distribution and migration of human populations on Earth's surface
  
TopicPopulation density, distribution, and growth rates
   Level IV (Grade 9-12)
  Benchmark 1.Understands population issues (e.g., the ongoing policies to limit population growth, the policy in the former Soviet Union to encourage ethnic Russians to have large families, economic considerations such as a country's need for more or fewer workers)
   Vocabulary terms
A.  population issues
B.  population growth policy
C.  population issues of former Soviet Union
  Knowledge/skill statements
  1. Understands the ongoing policies to limit population growth   
  2. Understands the policy in the former Soviet Union to encourage ethnic Russians to have large families   
  3. Understands the economic considerations of a country as they relate to population issues   
  4. Understands as a country’s need for more workers and how this relates to population issues   
  5. Understands as a country’s need for fewer workers and how this relates to population issues   


Citation Log: BD(GE,201;​IEE,28;​IGE,9,10;​NI,74-75)
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

Number:
Page number of the cited document