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List of Benchmarks for Geography 
 Standard 11.Understands the patterns and networks of economic interdependence on Earth's surface
  
TopicEconomic development and growth
   Level IV (Grade 9-12)
  Benchmark 1.Knows the spatial distribution of major economic systems and their relative merits in terms of productivity and the social welfare of workers (e.g., North Korea as a command economy, Burkina Faso as a traditional economy in the hinterlands beyond its cities, Singapore as a market economy)
   Vocabulary terms
A.  spatial distribution of economic systems
B.  economic system
C.  economic productivity
D.  worker welfare
E.  command economy
F.  traditional economy
G.  market economy
  Knowledge/skill statements
  1. Knows the spatial distribution of major economic systems    
  2. Knows the relative merits of major economic systems in terms of productivity    
  3. Knows the relative merits of major economic systems in terms of worker welfare    
  4. Knows that North Korea is a command economy   
  5. Knows that Burkina Faso is a traditional economy in the hinterlands beyond its cities   
  6. Knows that Singapore is a market economy   


Citation Log: BD(GE,206;​IGE,11;​NI,74)
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