Social Studies - 2019-20
WHII.5a - European Empires
The student will apply social science skills to understand the political, cultural, geographic, and economic conditions in Europe and Russia from about 1500 A.D. (C.E.) to about 1800 A.D. (C.E.) by
a) locating European nations and their empires in time and place and identifying major geographic features of Europe;
UNDERSTANDING THE STANDARD
Between about 1500 A.D. (C.E.) and about 1800 A.D. (C.E.), European nations developed empires that extended throughout Europe and the world.
Major geographic features of Europe helped to shape these empires and included land and water features.
European nations and their empires from about 1500 A.D. (C.E.) to about 1800 A.D. (C.E.)
Major geographic features of Europe