8.1B Apply absolute and relative chronology through the sequencing of significant individuals, events, and time periods.
8.12C Explain the reasons for the increase in factories and urbanization.
8.12B Explain reasons for the development of the plantation system, the transatlantic slave trade, and the spread of slavery.
8.28A Compare the effects of scientific discoveries and technological innovations that have influenced daily life in different periods in U.S. history.
8.5D Explain the effects of the War of 1812.
8.13A Analyze the War of 1812 as a cause of economic changes in the nation.
8.13B Identify the economic factors that brought about rapid industrialization and urbanization.
8.23B Explain the relationship between urbanization and conflicts resulting from differences in religion, social class, and political beliefs.
8.27A Explain the effects of technological and scientific innovations such as the steamboat, the cotton gin, and interchangeable parts.
8.28B Identify examples of how industrialization changed life in the United States.
8.27B Analyze the impact of transportation and communication systems on the growth, development, and urbanization of US.
8.27C Analyze how technological innovations changed the way goods were manufactured and marketed, nationally and internationally.
8.27D Explain how technological innovations brought about economic growth such as how the factory system contributed to rapid industrialization and the Transcontinental Railroad led to the opening of the west.
8.11B Describe the positive and negative consequences of human modification of the physical environment of the US.
8.12A Identify economic differences among different regions of the United States.
8.12D Analyze the causes and effects of economic differences among different regions of the United States at selected times in U.S. history.
8.14A Explain why a free enterprise system of economics developed in the new nation, including minimal government intrusion, taxation, and property rights.
8.14B Describe the characteristics and the benefits of the U.S. free enterprise system during the 18th and 19th centuries.