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List of Benchmarks for World History 
 Standard 21.Understands the rise of the Mongol Empire and its consequences for Eurasian peoples from 1200 to 1350
  
Topics1. Mongol empire; 2. Empires and imperialism; 3. Cultural diffusion, adaptation, and interaction; 4. Trade and trade routes
   Level IV (Grade 9-12)
  Benchmark 1.Understands the political features of the Mongol Empire and its influence on other regions (e.g., the political character of Mongol rule in China, Central Asia, southwest Asia, and Russia; the significance of the "Pax Mongolica" and how long-distance communication and trade led to cultural and technological diffusion across Eurasia; how Mongol military organization and techniques led to victory in their conquests between 1206 and 1279)
   Vocabulary terms
A.  political features of the Mongol Empire
  Knowledge/skill statements
  1. Understands the political features of the Mongol Empire    
  2. Understands the influence of the Mongol empire on other regions    
  3. Understands the political character of Mongol rule in China, Central Asia, southwest Asia, and Russia   
  4. Knows the significance of the "Pax Mongolica"   
  5. Knows how long distance communication and trade led to cultural and technological diffusion across Eurasia   
  6. Understands how Mongol military organization and techniques led to victory in their conquests between 1206 and 1279   


Citation Log: BD(BE,169;​C;​WE,147)
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