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List of Benchmarks for United States History 
 Standard 10.Understands how the industrial revolution, increasing immigration, the rapid expansion of slavery, and the westward movement changed American lives and led to regional tensions
  
Topics1. Transportation and market revolutions of the 19th century; 2. Science, technology, and society
   Level II (Grade 5-6)
  Benchmark 2.Understands the major technological developments that influenced land and water transportation, the economy, international markets, and the environment between 1801 and 1860 (e.g., the importance of the spinning jenny, steam locomotive, and telegraph; the development of the canal system after 1825 and railroad system after 1860)
   Vocabulary terms
A.  technology (1801-1860)
  Knowledge/skill statements
  1. Understands the major technological developments that influenced land transportation between 1801 and 1860    
  2. Understands the major technological developments that influenced water transportation between 1801 and 1860    
  3. Understands the major technological developments that influenced the economy between 1801 and 1860    
  4. Understands the major technological developments that influenced international markets between 1801 and 1860    
  5. Understands the major technological developments that influenced the environment between 1801 and 1860    
  6. Understands the importance of the spinning jenny   
  7. Understands the importance of the steam locomotive   
  8. Understands the importance of the telegraph   
  9. Understands the importance of the development of the canal system after 1825   
  10. Understands the importance of the development of the railroad system after 1860   


Citation Log: BD(BE,94;​AE,101;​LE,90,91;​LI,91;​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