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List of Benchmarks for Engineering Education 
 Standard 2.Knows principles of circuit analysis
  
Topics1. Electricity and Magnetism; 2. Energy transfer and entropy
   Level IV (Grade 9-12)
  Benchmark 3.Understands the fundamental differences between alternating and direct current
   Vocabulary terms
A.  current
B.  alternating current
C.  direct current
  Knowledge/skill statements
  1. Understands that alternating current is constantly changing in amplitude and direction    
  2. Understands some methods of generating alternating current   
  3. Knows the advantages of alternating current power transmission   
  4. Understands that direct current has a constant voltage and flows in only one direction   
  5. Understands some methods of generating direct current   


Citation Log: BD(AE,532;​CE,100;​HI,7632.C;​IE,59;​SI,31,36;​TE,8;​VI,196)
Citation reference
BD = benchmark, declarative
BP = benchmark, procedural
BC = benchmark, contextual

1st letter/number of each code in parentheses:
A   ADE: Alabama State Department of Education. Alabama course of study: Career/Technical Education.
C   CDE: California Department of Education. California Career Technical Education Model Curriculum Standards (Draft)
G   GBOE: Georgia State Board of Education. Career and Technical Education: Competency-Based Curriculum Framework
H   NCDPI: North Carolina Department of Public Instruction , Vocats Course Blueprints: Trade and Industrial Education
I   IDE: Iowa Department of Education. Content Standards and Benchmarks: Career Education
N   NDE: Nebraska Department of Education, Nebraska K-12 Industrial Technology Education Framework
S   MDE: Mississippi Department of Education, Research and Curriculum Unit for Workforce Development
T   TDE: Tennessee Department of Education, Trade and Industrial Education Course Standards
V   VICA: Vocational Industrial Clubs of America, Skills USA championships Technical Standards 2005 – 2007
X   TEA: Texas Education Agency, Texas essential knowledge and skills for industrial technology education
Y   NYSED: New York State Education Department, Learning Standards for Career Development and Occupational Studies

2nd letter code :
E = Explicitly stated in document
I = Implicit in document

Number:
Page number of the cited document