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List of Benchmarks for World History 
 Standard 33.Understands the causes and consequences of the agricultural and industrial revolutions from 1700 to 1850
  
Topics1. Abolition of the slave trade; 2. Slavery; 3. Causes and consequences of slavery; 4. Influence of ideas on society; 5. Religion, belief systems, and values
   Level IV (Grade 9-12)
  Benchmark 3.Understands reasons why various countries abolished slavery (e.g., the importance of Enlightenment thought, Christian piety, democratic revolutions, slave resistance, and changes in the world economy in bringing about the abolition of the slave trade and emancipation of the slaves in the Americas; evangelical arguments against slavery, and the economic, evangelical, and "Enlightened" reasons for Britain's abolition of slavery; why Brazil was the last nation to abolish slavery and the slave trade; the consequences of the Haitian Revolution for the slave trade)
   Vocabulary terms
A.  reasons for abolition of slavery
  Knowledge/skill statements
  1. Understands the importance of Enlightenment thought in bringing about the abolition of the slave trade and emancipation of the slaves in the Americas   
  2. Understands the importance of Christian piety in bringing about the abolition of the slave trade and emancipation of the slaves in the Americas   
  3. Understands the importance of democratic revolutions in bringing about the abolition of the slave trade and emancipation of the slaves in the Americas   
  4. Understands the importance of slave resistance in bringing about the abolition of the slave trade and emancipation of the slaves in the Americas   
  5. Understands the importance of changes in the world economy in bringing about the abolition of the slave trade and emancipation of the slaves in the Americas   
  6. Knows evangelical arguments against slavery,   
  7. Understands the economic, evangelical, and "Enlightened" reasons for Britain’s abolition of slavery   
  8. Knows why Brazil was the last nation to abolish slavery and the slave trade   
  9. Understands the consequences of the Haitian Revolution for the slave trade   


Citation Log: BD(BE,189;​R;​WE,215)
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