H.EC.2 Early Indian civilizations (Maya, Inca, Aztec, Mississippian) existed in the Western Hemisphere prior to the arrival of Europeans. These civilizations had developed unique governments, social structures, religions, technologies, and agricultural practices.
G.HS.7 The variety of physical environments within the Western Hemisphere influences human activities. Likewise, human activities modify the physical environments.
G.HS.8 American Indians developed unique cultures with many different ways of life. American Indian tribes and nations can be classified into cultural groups based on geographic and cultural similarities.
G.HS.9 Political, environmental, social and economic factors cause people, products and ideas to move from place to place in the Western Hemisphere and results in diversity.
G.HS.10 The Western Hemisphere is culturally diverse (e.g., language, food, religion, art, music) due to the influences and interactions of a variety of world cultures.
GOV.CP Civic Participation and Skills
GOV.CP.11 Individuals can better understand public issues by gathering, interpreting and checking information for accuracy from multiple sources. Data can be displayed graphically to effectively and efficiently communicate information.
GOV.RS Roles and Systems of Government
GOV.RS.12 Democracies, dictatorships and monarchies are categories for understanding the relationship between those in power or authority and citizens.
E.DM Economic Decision Making and Skills
E.DM.13 Information displayed in circle graphs can be used to show relative proportions of segments of data to an entire body of data.
E.DM.14 The choices made by individuals and governments have both present and future consequences.
E.S.15 The availability of productive resources (i.e., entrepreneurship, human resources, capital goods and natural resources) promotes specialization that could lead to trade.