Finer grained standards that are part of this one
Evaluate the consequences of human-made and natural catastrophes on global trade, politics, and human migration.
Analyze how humans have used technology to modify the physical environment (e.g., dams, tractor, housing types, and transportation systems).
Determine the influence of long-term climate change and variability on human migration, settlement patterns, resource use, and land uses at local-to-global scales.
Assess the impact of human settlement activities on the environmental and cultural characteristics of specific places and regions.
Assess how changes in the environmental and cultural characteristics of a place or region influence spatial patterns of trade, land use, and issues of sustainability.
Analyze the impact of economic activities and political decisions on spatial patterns within and among urban, suburban, and rural regions.
Evaluate how economic globalization and the expanding use of scarce resources contribute to conflict and cooperation within and among countries.
Explain how power and privilege influence where people live and how they interact with their environment at the intergroup and institutional levels and how they have been affected.
Analyze the reciprocal nature of how historical events and spatial diffusion of ideas, technologies, and cultural practices have influenced migration patterns and the distribution of human population.
Identify and analyze how map-making, zoning, and other policy decisions create social, political, and economic realities for various population groups.