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List of Benchmarks for World History 
 Standard 30.Understands transformations in Asian societies in the era of European expansion
  
Topics1. European maritime power in Asia; 2. Trade and trade routes ; 3. Colonies and colonial systems ; 4. Religion, belief systems, and values
   Level IV (Grade 9-12)
  Benchmark 1.Understands the economic and cultural consequences of European involvement in other countries (e.g., the significance of Christian missionary activity in India, Vietnam, and the Philippines, and how people of other religions - Buddhism, Hinduism, and Islam - responded to these efforts; Joseph Francois Dupleix's theory of "divide and rule" in South India for the French, and how this policy affected relations between the British East India Company and Indian peasants; how the French, Dutch, and British attempted to remedy unfavorable trade balances in Asia between 1500 and 1800)
   Vocabulary terms
A.  European economic involvement around the world (16th to 18th century CE)
B.  European cultural involvement around the world (16th to 18th century CE)
  Knowledge/skill statements
  1. Understands the economic consequences of European involvement in other countries    
  2. Understands the cultural consequences of European involvement in other countries    
  3. Understands the significance of Christian missionary activity in India, Vietnam, and the Philippines   
  4. Understands how people of other religions - Buddhism, Hinduism, and Islam - responded to Christian missionary efforts   
  5. Knows Joseph Francois Dupleix’s theory of "divide and rule" in South India for the French   
  6. Understands how Joseph Francois Dupleix’s theory of "divide and rule" in South India for the French affected relations between the British East India Company and Indian peasants   
  7. Knows how the French, Dutch, and British attempted to remedy unfavorable trade balances in Asia between 1500 and 1800   


Citation Log: BD(BE,183;​C;​WE,195;​LE,270;​LI,270)
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