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List of Benchmarks for World History 
 Standard 17.Understands the rise of centers of civilization in Mesoamerica and Andean South America in the 1st millennium CE
  
Topics1. Mayan civilization; 2. Farming and agriculture; 3. Economic development and growth; 4. Trade and trade routes
   Level III (Grade 7-8)
  Benchmark 1.Understands the economic and agricultural elements of Mayan society (e.g., the extent, importance, and composition of Mayan trade; the adaptability and importance of Mayan agricultural techniques and their connection to the rise of Mayan city-states)
   Vocabulary terms
A.  economic features of Mayan society
B.  Mayan agricultural practices
  Knowledge/skill statements
  1. Understands the economic elements of Mayan society   
  2. Understands the agricultural elements of Mayan society   
  3. Understands the extent, importance, and composition of Mayan trade   
  4. Understands the adaptability and importance of Mayan agricultural techniques   
  5. Understands the connection of Maya agricultural techniques to the rise of Mayan city states   


Citation Log: BD(BE,162;​C;​WE,125;​LI,249)
Citation reference
BD = benchmark, declarative
BP = benchmark, procedural
BC = benchmark, contextual

1st letter/number of each code in parentheses:
B   NCHS: Basic Edition
L   Lessons from History
W   NCHS: World History, expanded edition

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

Number:
Page number of the cited document