PO 3 Describe the characteristics and locations of various cultures throughout the world.
PO 4 Identify the factors (e.g., breakup of USSR, unification of Germany, cheap labor forces, outsourcing of services, oil industry) that influence the location, distribution and interrelationships of economic activities in different regions.
PO 5 Explain how cooperation contributes to political, economic, and social organization (e.g., United Nations, European Union, NAFTA).
PO 6 Describe the aspects of culture (e.g., literacy, occupations, clothing, property rights) related to beliefs and understandings that influence the economic, social, and political activities of men and women.
PO 7 Describe how changes in technology, transportation, communication, and resources affect economic development.
5 Environment and Society
PO 1 Describe how (e.g., deforestation, desertification) humans modify ecosystems.