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List of Benchmarks for United States History 
 Standard 6.Understands the causes of the American Revolution, the ideas and interests involved in shaping the revolutionary movement, and reasons for the American victory
  
Topics1. Revolutionary War; 2. Military strategies
   Level IV (Grade 9-12)
  Benchmark 4.Understands the major political and strategic factors that led to the American victory in the Revolutionary War (e.g., the importance of the Battle of Saratoga, the use of guerilla and conventional warfare, the importance of King’s Mountain in defining the war)
   Vocabulary terms
A.  American victory in the Revolutionary War
  Knowledge/skill statements
  1. Understands the major political factors that led to the American victory in the Revolutionary War   
  2. Understands the major strategic factors that led to the American victory in the Revolutionary War   
  3. Understands the importance of the Battle of Saratoga for the American victory in the Revolutionary War   
  4. Understands the importance of the use of guerilla and conventional warfare for the American victory in the Revolutionary War   
  5. Understands the importance of King’s Mountain in defining the Revolutionary War   


Citation Log: BD(BE,87;​AE,77;​LE,75;​LI,74;​NE,15)
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