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List of Benchmarks for World History 
 Standard 19.Understands the maturation of an interregional system of communication, trade, and cultural exchange during a period of Chinese economic power and Islamic expansion
  
Topics1. Trade and trade routes ; 2. Communication, trade, and cultural exchanges in Eurasia and Africa
   Level II (Grade 5-6)
  Benchmark 4.Understands features of trade routes in Asia, Europe, and Africa (e.g., how goods traveled from East Asia to Europe and the importance of the Indian Ocean to the societies of Asia, East Africa, and Europe; the usefulness of the camel in desert transportation and trade)
   Vocabulary terms
A.  trade routes in Africa (10th to 13th centuries)
B.  trade routes in Asia (10th to 13th centuries)
C.  trade routes in Europe (10th to 13th centuries)
  Knowledge/skill statements
  1. Understands features of trade routes in Asia   
  2. Understands features of trade routes in Europe   
  3. Understands features of trade routes in Africa   
  4. Knows how goods traveled from East Asia to Europe   
  5. Understands the importance of the Indian Ocean to the societies of Asia, East Africa, and Europe   
  6. Understands the usefulness of the camel in desert transportation and trade   


Citation Log: BD(BE,167;​R;​WE,138;​LE,247;​LI,247)
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