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List of Benchmarks for Geography 
 Standard 15.Understands how physical systems affect human systems
  
Topics1. Human response and adaptation to the environment; 2. Science, technology, and society
   Level IV (Grade 9-12)
  Benchmark 2.Knows how humans overcome "limits to growth" imposed by physical systems (e.g., technology, human adaptation)
   Vocabulary terms
A.  "limits to growth"
  Knowledge/skill statements
  1. Knows that humans have used technology to overcome “limits to growth” imposed by physical systems   
  2. Knows that human adaptation has allowed for humans to overcome “limits to growth” imposed by physical systems   


Citation Log: BD(GE,214;​IEE,30,31;​IGI,13)
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