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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. European dominance in the Americas, 16th-18th centuries; 2. Colonies and colonial systems
   Level IV (Grade 9-12)
  Benchmark 4.Understands characteristics of the development of European colonies in the Americas (e.g., the appeal of the Americas for European colonists in the 16th and 17th centuries, why Europeans were able to establish large colonies on these continents, and why they did not assert this type of control in Africa and Asia)
   Vocabulary terms
A.  development of European colonies in the Americas
  Knowledge/skill statements
  1. Understands the appeal of the Americas for European colonists in the 16th and 17th centuries   
  2. Understands why Europeans were able to establish large colonies on the American continents   
  3. Understands why Europeans did not assert control in Africa and Asia as they did in the Americas   


Citation Log: BD(C;​WE,189;​LE,264)
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