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World History 
 Standard 3.Understands the major characteristics of civilization and the development of civilizations in Mesopotamia, Egypt, and the Indus Valley
  
Topics1. Early civilization in Southwest Asia and India; 2. Trade and trade routes
   Level IV (Grade 9-12)
  Benchmark 3.Understands features of trading networks in Mesopotamia, Egypt, and the Indus Valley (e.g., those geographical characteristics that encouraged Mesopotamia to engage in trade and those which made trade difficult, shifting political relationships between trading partners in the 1st and 2nd millennia BCE and sources of conflict between them, the breadth of the Indus trade network)
   Vocabulary terms
A.  trading networks of early civilizations
  Knowledge/skill statements
  1. Understands features of trading networks in Mesopotamia   
  2. Understands features of trading networks in early Egypt   
  3. Understands features of trading networks in the Indus Valley   
  4. Knows those geographical characteristics that encouraged Mesopotamia to engage in trade and those which made trade difficult   
  5. Understands shifting political relationships between trading partners in the 1st and 2nd millennia BCE and sources of conflict between them   
  6. Understands the breadth of the Indus trade network   


Citation Log: BD(BE,142;​R;​WE,55;​LI,202,208)
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