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List of Benchmarks for World History 
 Standard 27.Understands how European society experienced political, economic, and cultural transformations in an age of global intercommunication between 1450 and 1750
  
Topics1. Renaissance, Reformation, and Catholic Reformation; 2. Social change and cultural achievement in Europe; 3. Influence of ideas on society; 4. Role of women
   Level III (Grade 7-8)
  Benchmark 3.Understands significant social and cultural changes that took place during the Renaissance (e.g., advances in printing press technology, the connections between the Italian Renaissance and the development of Humanist ideals in Europe north of the Alps, positive and negative changes in the status of women during the Renaissance and Reformation, the legacy of Renaissance architecture, changes in European art and architecture between the Middle Ages and the High Renaissance)
   Vocabulary terms
A.  social changes of the Renaissance
B.  cultural changes of the Renaissance
  Knowledge/skill statements
  1. Understands significant social changes that took place during the Renaissance   
  2. Understands significant cultural changes that took place during the Renaissance   
  3. Understands the significance of advances in printing press technology   
  4. Understands the connections between the Italian Renaissance and the development of Humanist ideals in Europe north of the Alps   
  5. Knows positive and negative changes in the status of women during the Renaissance and Reformation   
  6. Understands the legacy of Renaissance architecture   
  7. Understands changes in European art and architecture between the Middle Ages and the High Renaissance   


Citation Log: BD(BE,177;​C;​WE,176,177;​LE,256,257)
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