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List of Benchmarks for United States History 
 Standard 26.Understands the economic boom and social transformation of post-World War II United States
  
Topics1. Economic changes of the post-World War II period; 2. Social change and development; 3. Economic development and growth; 4. Political debates of the post-World War II period
   Level III (Grade 7-8)
  Benchmark 2.Understands the immediate social, political, and economic impacts on America after World War II (e.g., the economic and political effects of demobilization and reconversion; the growth and impact of opportunities in the service, white collar, and professional sectors in government and business; the growth of the middle class)
   Vocabulary terms
A.  impacts of WWII on U.S.
  Knowledge/skill statements
  1. Understands the immediate social impacts of World War II on America   
  2. Understands the immediate political impacts of World War II on America   
  3. Understands the immediate economic impacts of World War II on America   
  4. Understands the economic effects of demobilization   
  5. Understands the economic effects of reconversion   
  6. Understands the political effects of demobilization   
  7. Understands the political effects of reconversion   
  8. Understands the growth of opportunities in the service sectors in government after World War II   
  9. Understands the growth of opportunities in the service sectors in business after World War II   
  10. Understands the growth of opportunities in the white collar sectors in government after World War II   
  11. Understands the growth of opportunities in the white collar sectors in business after World War II   
  12. Understands the growth of opportunities in the professional sectors in government after World War II   
  13. Understands the growth of opportunities in the professional sectors in business after World War II   
  14. Understands the growth of the middle class after World War II   


Citation Log: BD(BE,122;​AE, 206,207)
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