Texas TEKS Standards
TX.113.18. Social Studies, Grade 6
(6.5) Geography. The student understands how geographic factors influence the economic development, political relationships, and policies of societies. The student is expected to:
6.5 (B) Identify geographic factors such as location, physical features, transportation corridors and barriers, and distribution of natural resources that influence a society's ability to control territory.
(6.6) Geography. The student understands that geographical patterns result from physical environmental processes. The student is expected to:
6.6 (B) Identify the location of renewable and nonrenewable natural resources such as fresh water, fossil fuels, fertile soils, and timber.
(6.8) Economics. The student understands the factors of production in a society's economy. The student is expected to:
6.8 (A) Describe ways in which the factors of production (natural resources, labor, capital, and entrepreneurs) influence the economies of various contemporary societies.
6.8 (C) Explain the impact of relative scarcity of resources on international trade and economic interdependence among and within societies.