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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. Scientific Revolution and the Enlightenment; 2. Influence of ideas on society; 3. Role of women; 4. Rise of social, political, and economic revolutions
   Level IV (Grade 9-12)
  Benchmark 4.Understands influences on the spread of scientific ideas and Enlightenment thought (e.g., the importance of royal societies and other international networks in disseminating scientific ideas and methods; how academies, salons, and popular publishing spread Enlightenment thought; how the salons of aristocratic and bourgeois Parisian women influenced French political affairs, and why men eventually created their own salons; how Chinese humanist philosophy influenced the ideas of major Enlightenment writers and thinkers)
   Vocabulary terms
A.  spread of scientific ideas (1450-1750 CE)
B.  spread of Enlightenment thought (1450 to 1750 CE)
  Knowledge/skill statements
  1. Understands the importance of royal societies and other international networks in disseminating scientific ideas and methods   
  2. Understands how academies spread Enlightenment thought   
  4. Understands how salons spread Enlightenment thought   
  5. Understands how popular publishing spread Enlightenment thought   
  7. Knows how the salons of aristocratic and bourgeois Parisian women influenced French political affairs   
  8. Understands why men eventually created their own salons   
  9. Understands how Chinese humanist philosophy influenced the ideas of major Enlightenment writers and thinkers   
  
McREL Activity(s)
   Salon Simulation


Citation Log: BD(BE,179;​C;​WE,181)
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