Social Studies (2004)
4.) Analyze the impact of scientific and technological changes in the United States
on the world.
World Geography- Human
2.) Explain the interaction between humans and their physical environment.
4.) Describe global economic interdependence.
5.) Analyze contemporary issues to determine their lasting effects on the global
4.) Explain the impact of the labor market on the market economy of the United States.
Alabama High School Graduation Exam Item Specifications (2009)
Standard V: The student will understand the concepts and developments of the late 19th
to the early 20th centuries.
Objective 2. Evaluate the concepts, developments, and consequences of industrialization
• Describe the concepts, developments, and consequences of industrialization and urbanization.
- Geographic factors that influenced industrialization. Examples: natural resources, mountains, rivers
-Sources of power for new industries. Examples: oil, electricity