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List of Benchmarks for Geography 
 Standard 11.Understands the patterns and networks of economic interdependence on Earth's surface
  
TopicGlobal economic interdependence and human society
   Level III (Grade 6-8)
  Benchmark 1.Understands the spatial aspects of systems designed to deliver goods and services (e.g., the movement of a product from point of manufacture to point of use; imports, exports, and trading patterns of various countries; interruptions in world trade such as war, crop failures, and labor strikes)
   Vocabulary terms
A.  delivery of goods
B.  delivery of services
C.  import
D.  export
E.  trade pattern
F.  trade interruption
  Knowledge/skill statements
  1. Understands the spatial aspects of systems designed to deliver goods    
  2. Understands the spatial aspects of systems designed to deliver services   
  3. Understands the movement of a product from point of manufacture to point of use   
  4. Understands the import patterns of various countries   
  5. Understands the export patterns of various countries   
  6. Understands the trading patterns of various countries  A   
  7. Understands interruptions in world trade caused by war   
  8. Understands interruptions in world trade caused by crop failures   
  9. Understands interruptions in world trade caused by labor strikes   


 A  = Assessment items available

Citation Log: BD(GE,164;​EI,15;​NI,38,40,46;​TI,31)
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