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List of Benchmarks for United States History 
 Standard 23.Understands the causes of the Great Depression and how it affected American society
  
Topics1. Great Depression; 2. Economic conditions and society
   Level IV (Grade 9-12)
  Benchmark 1.Understands influences on the national and global economy in the 1920s and 1930s (e.g., economic policies of the Harding and Coolidge administrations and their impact on wealth distribution, investment, and taxes; the global context of the depression and the reasons for the worldwide economic collapse; characteristics of the American economy in the 1920s)
   Vocabulary terms
A.  influences on national economy (1920-1930s)
B.  influences on global economy (1920-1930s)
  Knowledge/skill statements
  1. Understands influences on the national economy in the 1920s   
  2. Understands influences on the national economy in the 1930s   
  3. Understands influences on the global economy in the 1920s   
  4. Understands influences on the global economy in the 1930s   
  5. Understands the economic policies of the Harding administration   
  6. Understands the economic policies of the Coolidge administration   
  7. Understands the impact of the economic policies of the Harding administration on wealth distribution   
  8. Understands the impact of the economic policies of the Coolidge administration on wealth distribution   
  9. Understands the impact of the economic policies of the Harding administration on investment   
  10. Understands the impact of the economic policies of the Coolidge administration on investment   
  11. Understands the impact of the economic policies of the Harding administration on taxes   
  12. Understands the impact of the economic policies of the Coolidge administration on taxes   
  13. Understands the global context of the depression   
  14. Understands the reasons for the worldwide economic collapse   
  15. Understands characteristics of the American economy in the 1920s   


Citation Log: BD(BE,117;​AE,188,189;​LE,155;​NE,26)
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