Iowa Core Standards
E.4. Understand factors that create patterns of interdependence in the world economy.
E.4.3. Understand that local goods and services are part of the global economy.
E.4.4. Understand the concepts of exports and imports.
E.6. Understand that all economies throughout the world rely upon universal concepts.
E.6.1. Understand that there are producers and consumers in all economies.
E.6.5. Understand barriers to trade among people across nations.
IA.PS. Political Science/Civic Literacy
PS.5. Understand the role of the United States in current world affairs.
PS.5.2. Understand the major ways nations interact with each other such as trade, diplomacy, cultural contacts, treaties or agreements, and use of military force.