VA.USII. United States History: 1865 to the Present
USII.1. The student will demonstrate skills for historical and geographical analysis and responsible citizenship, including the ability to:
USII.1.i) identify the costs and benefits of specific choices made, including the consequences, both intended and unintended, of the decisions and how people and nations responded to positive and negative incentives.
The United States since World War II
USII.9. The student will demonstrate knowledge of the key domestic and international issues during the second half of the twentieth and early twenty-first centuries by:
USII.9.d) examining American foreign policy, immigration, the global environment, and other emerging issues.
Turmoil and Change: 1890s to 1945
USII.5. The student will demonstrate knowledge of the changing role of the United States from the late nineteenth century through World War I by:
USII.5.a) explaining the reasons for and results of the Spanish American War.