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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. Religion, belief systems, and values; 3. Rise of social, political, and economic revolutions
   Level III (Grade 7-8)
  Benchmark 4.Understands origins of the Reformation and Catholic Reformation (e.g., why many Europeans were unhappy with the late medieval Catholic Church, and how the beliefs and ideas of leading Protestant reformers reflected this discontent; what the Catholic Reformation sought to achieve, and the effect of religious reforms and divisions on Europeans; the patterns of religious affiliation in Europe in the early 17th century and factors that led some populations to embrace the Protestant Reformation while others rejected it)
   Vocabulary terms
A.  origins of the Reformation
B.  origins of the Catholic Reformation
  Knowledge/skill statements
  1. Understands origins of the Reformation    
  2. Understands origins of the Catholic Reformation   
  3. Knows why many Europeans were unhappy with the late medieval Catholic Church   
  4. Understands how the beliefs and ideas of leading Protestant reformers reflected discontent among Europeans with the late medieval Catholic Church   
  5. Knows what the Catholic Reformation sought to achieve   
  6. Understands the effect of religious reforms and divisions on Europeans   
  7. Understands the patterns of religious affiliation in Europe in the early 17th century    
  8. Knows factors that led some populations to embrace the Protestant Reformation while others rejected it   


Citation Log: BD(BE,178;​C;​WE,176-177;​LE,257,259;​LI,258-259)
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