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List of Benchmarks for World History 
 Standard 29.Understands the economic, political, and cultural interrelations among peoples of Africa, Europe, and the Americas between 1500 and 1750
  
Topics1. The trans-Atlantic African slave trade; 2. Causes and consequences of slavery; 3. Slavery; 4. Africa during the era of the slave trade
   Level II (Grade 5-6)
  Benchmark 4.Understands elements of the slave trade in Africa (e.g., how the Atlantic slave trade affected population, economic systems, family life, polygynous marriage, and the use of male and female slave labor in West and Central Africa; what narratives reveal about the experience of Africans sold into slavery)
   Vocabulary terms
A.  slave trade in Africa
  Knowledge/skill statements
  1. Understands how the Atlantic slave trade affected population levels in West and Central Africa   
  2. Understands how the Atlantic slave trade affected economic systems in West and Central Africa   
  3. Understands how the Atlantic slave trade affected polygynous marriage in West and Central Africa   
  4. Understands how the Atlantic slave trade affected the use of male and female slave labor in West and Central Africa   
  5. Knows what narratives reveal about the experience of Africans sold into slavery   
  
McREL Activity(s)
   Legacies of the Middle Passage


Citation Log: BD(BE,182;​R;​WE,192;​LE,262;​LI,262)
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