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List of Benchmarks for United States History 
 Standard 9.Understands the United States territorial expansion between 1801 and 1861, and how it affected relations with external powers and Native Americans
  
Topics1. United States foreign policy, early 19th century; 2. International diplomacy and relations; 3. Expansion, exploration, and conquest
   Level II (Grade 5-6)
  Benchmark 3.Knows the foreign territorial claims in the Western Hemisphere in 1800 and the impact on American foreign policy (e.g., the origins and provisions of the Monroe Doctrine; the claims of Spain, France, Britain, and Russia; nations that declared their independence in 1823; how President Monroe dealt with European attempts to reestablish control)
   Vocabulary terms
A.  foreign territorial claims (1800)
  Knowledge/skill statements
  1. Knows about foreign territorial claims in the Western Hemisphere in 1800   
  2. Understands the impact of foreign territorial claims in the Western Hemisphere on American foreign policy (1800)   
  3. Understands the origins of the Monroe Doctrine   
  4. Understands the provisions of the Monroe Doctrine   
  5. Knows about the territorial claims of Spain in the Western Hemisphere in 1800   
  6. Knows about the territorial claims of France in the Western Hemisphere in 1800   
  7. Knows about the territorial claims of Britain in the Western Hemisphere in 1800   
  8. Knows about the territorial claims of Russia in the Western Hemisphere in 1800   
  9. Knows about the nations that declared their independence in 1823   
  10. Understands how President Monroe dealt with European attempts to reestablish control in the Western Hemisphere   


Citation Log: BD(BE,93;​AE,94;​NI,20)
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