SOC.9-12.SS.912.A.6.3: Social Studies
Analyze the impact of the Holocaust during World War II on Jews as well as other groups.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.1.1: Social Studies
Use timelines to establish cause and effect relationships of historical events.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.1.2: Social Studies
Compare time measurement systems used by different cultures.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.1.3: Social Studies
Interpret and evaluate primary and secondary sources.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.1.4: Social Studies
Explain how historians use historical inquiry and other sciences to understand the past.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.1.5: Social Studies
Compare conflicting interpretations or schools of thought about world events and individual contributions to history (historiography).
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.1.6: Social Studies
Evaluate the role of history in shaping identity and character.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.2.1: Social Studies
Locate the extent of Byzantine territory at the height of the empire.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.2.2: Social Studies
Describe the impact of Constantine the Great's establishment of "New Rome" (Constantinople) and his recognition of Christianity as a legal religion.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.2.3: Social Studies
Analyze the extent to which the Byzantine Empire was a continuation of the old Roman Empire and in what ways it was a departure.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.2.4: Social Studies
Identify key figures associated with the Byzantine Empire.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.2.5: Social Studies
Explain the contributions of the Byzantine Empire.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.2.6: Social Studies
Describe the causes and effects of the Iconoclast controversy of the 8th and 9th centuries and the 11th century Christian schism between the churches of Constantinople and Rome.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.2.7: Social Studies
Analyze causes (Justinian's Plague, ongoing attacks from the "barbarians," the Crusades, and internal political turmoil) of the decline of the Byzantine Empire.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.2.8: Social Studies
Describe the rise of the Ottoman Turks, the conquest of Constantinople in 1453, and the subsequent growth of the Ottoman empire under the sultanate including Mehmet the Conquerer and Suleyman the Magnificent.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.2.9: Social Studies
Analyze the impact of the collapse of the Western Roman Empire on Europe.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.2.10: Social Studies
Describe the orders of medieval social hierarchy, the changing role of the Church, the emergence of feudalism, and the development of private property as a distinguishing feature of Western Civilization.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.2.11: Social Studies
Describe the rise and achievements of significant rulers in medieval Europe.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.2.12: Social Studies
Recognize the importance of Christian monasteries and convents as centers of education, charitable and missionary activity, economic productivity, and political power.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.2.13: Social Studies
Explain how Western civilization arose from a synthesis of classical Greco-Roman civilization, Judeo-Christian influence, and the cultures of northern European peoples promoting a cultural unity in Europe.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.2.14: Social Studies
Describe the causes and effects of the Great Famine of 1315-1316, The Black Death, The Great Schism of 1378, and the Hundred Years War on Western Europe.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.2.15: Social Studies
Determine the factors that contributed to the growth of a modern economy.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.2.16: Social Studies
Trace the growth and development of national identify in England, France, and Spain.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.2.17: Social Studies
Identify key figures, artistic, and intellectual achievements of the medieval period in Western Europe.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.2.18: Social Studies
Describe developments in medieval English legal and constitutional history and their importance to the rise of modern democratic institutions and procedures.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.2.19: Social Studies
Describe the impact of Japan's physiography on its economic and political development.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.2.20: Social Studies
Summarize the major cultural, economic, political, and religious developments in medieval Japan.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.2.21: Social Studies
Compare Japanese feudalism with Western European feudalism during the Middle Ages.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.2.22: Social Studies
Describe Japan's cultural and economic relationship to China and Korea.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.3.1: Social Studies
Discuss significant people and beliefs associated with Islam.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.3.2: Social Studies
Compare the major beliefs and principles of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.3.3: Social Studies
Determine the causes, effects, and extent of Islamic military expansion through Central Asia, North Africa, and the Iberian Peninsula.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.3.4: Social Studies
Describe the expansion of Islam into India and the relationship between Muslims and Hindus.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.3.5: Social Studies
Describe the achievements, contributions, and key figures associated with the Islamic Golden Age.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.3.6: Social Studies
Describe key economic, political, and social developments in Islamic history.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.3.7: Social Studies
Analyze the causes, key events, and effects of the European response to Islamic expansion beginning in the 7th century.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.3.8: Social Studies
Identify important figures associated with the Crusades.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.3.9: Social Studies
Trace the growth of major sub-Saharan African kingdoms and empires.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.3.10: Social Studies
Identify key significant economic, political, and social characteristics of Ghana.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.3.11: Social Studies
Identify key figures and significant economic, political, and social characteristics associated with Mali.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.3.12: Social Studies
Identify key figures and significant economic, political, and social characteristics associated with Songhai.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.3.13: Social Studies
Compare economic, political, and social developments in East, West, and South Africa.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.3.14: Social Studies
Examine the internal and external factors that led to the fall of the empires of Ghana, Mali, and Songhai.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.3.15: Social Studies
Analyze the legacies of the Olmec, Zapotec, and Chavin on later Meso and South American civilizations.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.3.16: Social Studies
Locate major civilizations of Mesoamerica and Andean South America.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.3.17: Social Studies
Describe the roles of people in the Maya, Inca, and Aztec societies.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.3.18: Social Studies
Compare the key economic, cultural, and political characteristics of the major civilizations of Meso and South America.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.3.19: Social Studies
Determine the impact of significant Mesa and South American rulers such as Pacal the Great, Moctezuma I, and Huayna Capac.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.4.1: Social Studies
Identify the economic and political causes for the rise of the Italian city-states (Florence, Milan, Naples, Rome, Venice).
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.4.2: Social Studies
Recognize major influences on the architectural, artistic, and literary developments of Renaissance Italy (Classical, Byzantine, Islamic, Western European).
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.4.3: Social Studies
Identify the major artistic, literary, and technological contributions of individuals during the Renaissance.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.4.4: Social Studies
Identify characteristics of Renaissance humanism in works of art.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.4.5: Social Studies
Describe how ideas from the Middle Ages and Renaissance led to the Scientific Revolution.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.4.6: Social Studies
Describe how scientific theories and methods of the Scientific Revolution challenged those of the early classical and medieval periods.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.4.7: Social Studies
Identify criticisms of the Roman Catholic Church by individuals such as Wycliffe, Hus and Erasmus and their impact on later reformers.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.4.8: Social Studies
Summarize religious reforms associated with Luther, Calvin, Zwingli, Henry VIII, and John of Leyden and the effects of the Reformation on Europe.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.4.9: Social Studies
Analyze the Roman Catholic Church's response to the Protestant Reformation in the forms of the Counter and Catholic Reformation.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.4.10: Social Studies
Identify the major contributions of individuals associated with the Scientific Revolution.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.4.11: Social Studies
Summarize the causes that led to the Age of Exploration, and identify major voyages and sponsors.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.4.12: Social Studies
Evaluate the scope and impact of the Columbian Exchange on Europe, Africa, Asia, and the Americas.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.4.13: Social Studies
Examine the various economic and political systems of Portugal, Spain, the Netherlands, France, and England in the Americas.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.4.14: Social Studies
Recognize the practice of slavery and other forms of forced labor experienced during the 13th through 17th centuries in East Africa, West Africa, Europe, Southwest Asia, and the Americas.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.4.15: Social Studies
Explain the origins, developments, and impact of the trans-Atlantic slave trade between West Africa and the Americas.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.5.1: Social Studies
Compare the causes and effects of the development of constitutional monarchy in England with those of the development of absolute monarchy in France, Spain, and Russia.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.5.2: Social Studies
Identify major causes of the Enlightenment.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.5.3: Social Studies
Summarize the major ideas of Enlightenment philosophers.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.5.4: Social Studies
Evaluate the impact of Enlightenment ideals on the development of economic, political, and religious structures in the Western world.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.5.5: Social Studies
Analyze the extent to which the Enlightenment impacted the American and French Revolutions.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.5.6: Social Studies
Summarize the important causes, events, and effects of the French Revolution including the rise and rule of Napoleon.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.5.7: Social Studies
Describe the causes and effects of 19th Latin American and Caribbean independence movements led by people including Bolivar, de San Martin, and L' Ouverture.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.6.1: Social Studies
Describe the agricultural and technological innovations that led to industrialization in Great Britain and its subsequent spread to continental Europe, the United States, and Japan.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.6.2: Social Studies
Summarize the social and economic effects of the Industrial Revolution.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.6.3: Social Studies
Compare the philosophies of capitalism, socialism, and communism as described by Adam Smith, Robert Owen, and Karl Marx.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.6.4: Social Studies
Describe the 19th and early 20th century social and political reforms and reform movements and their effects in Africa, Asia, Europe, the United States, the Caribbean, and Latin America.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.6.5: Social Studies
Summarize the causes, key events, and effects of the unification of Italy and Germany.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.6.6: Social Studies
Analyze the causes and effects of imperialism.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.6.7: Social Studies
Identify major events in China during the 19th and early 20th centuries related to imperialism.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.7.1: Social Studies
Analyze the causes of World War I including the formation of European alliances and the roles of imperialism, nationalism, and militarism.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.7.2: Social Studies
Describe the changing nature of warfare during World War I.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.7.3: Social Studies
Summarize significant effects of World War I.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.7.4: Social Studies
Describe the causes and effects of the German economic crisis of the 1920s and the global depression of the 1930s, and analyze how governments responded to the Great Depression.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.7.5: Social Studies
Describe the rise of authoritarian governments in the Soviet Union, Italy, Germany, and Spain, and analyze the policies and main ideas of Vladimir Lenin, Joseph Stalin, Benito Mussolini, Adolf Hitler, and Francisco Franco.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.7.6: Social Studies
Analyze the restriction of individual rights and the use of mass terror against populations in the Soviet Union, Nazi Germany, and occupied territories.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.7.7: Social Studies
Trace the causes and key events related to World War II.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.7.8: Social Studies
Explain the causes, events, and effects of the Holocaust (1933-1945) including its roots in the long tradition of anti-Semitism, 19th century ideas about race and nation, and Nazi dehumanization of the Jews and other victims.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.7.9: Social Studies
Identify the wartime strategy and post-war plans of the Allied leaders.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.7.10: Social Studies
Summarize the causes and effects of President Truman's decision to drop the atomic bombs on Japan.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.7.11: Social Studies
Describe the effects of World War II.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.8.1: Social Studies
Identify the United States and Soviet aligned states of Europe, and contrast their political and economic characteristics.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.8.2: Social Studies
Describe characteristics of the early Cold War.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.8.3: Social Studies
Summarize key developments in post-war China.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.8.4: Social Studies
Summarize the causes and effects of the arms race and proxy wars in Africa, Asia, Latin America, and the Middle East.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.8.5: Social Studies
Identify the factors that led to the decline and fall of communism in the Soviet Union and Eastern Europe.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.8.6: Social Studies
Explain the 20th century background for the establishment of the modern state of Israel in 1948 and the ongoing military and political conflicts between Israel and the Arab-Muslim world.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.8.7: Social Studies
Compare post-war independence movements in African, Asian, and Caribbean countries.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.8.8: Social Studies
Describe the rise and goals of nationalist leaders in the post-war era and the impact of their rule on their societies.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.8.9: Social Studies
Analyze the successes and failures of democratic reform movements in Africa, Asia, the Caribbean, and Latin America.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.8.10: Social Studies
Explain the impact of religious fundamentalism in the last half of the 20th century, and identify related events and forces in the Middle East over the last several decades.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.9.1: Social Studies
Identify major scientific figures and breakthroughs of the 20th century, and assess their impact on contemporary life.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.9.2: Social Studies
Describe the causes and effects of post-World War II economic and demographic changes.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.9.3: Social Studies
Explain cultural, historical, and economic factors and governmental policies that created the opportunities for ethnic cleansing or genocide in Cambodia, the Balkans, Rwanda, and Darfur, and describe various governmental and non-governmental responses to them.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.9.4: Social Studies
Describe the causes and effects of twentieth century nationalist conflicts.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.9.5: Social Studies
Assess the social and economic impact of pandemics on a global scale, particularly within the developing and under-developed world.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.9.6: Social Studies
Analyze the rise of regional trade blocs such as the European Union and NAFTA, and predict the impact of increased globalization in the 20th and 21st centuries.
SOC.9-12.SS.912.W.9.7: Social Studies
Describe the impact of and global response to international terrorism.