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List of Benchmarks for United States History 
 Standard 16.Understands how the rise of corporations, heavy industry, and mechanized farming transformed American society
  
Topics1. Transformation of agriculture, mining, and ranching; 2. Farming and agriculture
   Level III (Grade 7-8)
  Benchmark 4.Understands differences in commercial farming in various regions of the United States (e.g., crop production, farm labor, financing, and transportation in the Northeast, South, Great Plains, West; the significance of farm organizations)
   Vocabulary terms
A.  commercial farming
  Knowledge/skill statements
  1. Knows about crop production in the Northeast   
  2. Knows about farm labor in the Northeast   
  3. Knows about financing commercial farming in the Northeast   
  4. Knows about transportation for farms in the Northeast   
  5. Knows about crop production in the South   
  6. Knows about farm labor in the South   
  7. Knows about financing commercial farming in the South   
  8. Knows about transportation for farms in the South   
  9. Knows about crop production in the Great Plains   
  10. Knows about farm labor in the Great Plains   
  11. Knows about financing commercial farming in the Great Plains   
  12. Knows about transportation for farms in the Great Plains   
  13. Knows about crop production in the West   
  14. Knows about farm labor in the West   
  15. Knows about financing commercial farming in the West   
  16. Knows about transportation for farms in the West   
  17. Knows about the significance of farm organizations in various regions of the United States   


Citation Log: BD(BE,105;​AE,142;​LI,125)
Citation reference
BD = benchmark, declarative
BP = benchmark, procedural
BC = benchmark, contextual

1st letter/number of each code in parentheses:
A   NCHS: U.S. History, Expanded Edition
B   NCHS: Basic Edition
L   Lessons from History
N   NAEP: Framework 2006

2nd letter code :
E = Explicitly stated in document
I = Implicit in document

Number:
Page number of the cited document