Evaluate multiple procedures for making governmental decisions at the local, state, national, and international levels. 

Analyze the origins of government with attention to the purpose(s) of government, various theories of democracy, rule of law, and alternative models from other nations and groups.

Explain how changes in supply and demand cause changes of goods and services, labor, credit, and foreign currencies.

Explain why advancements in technology and investments in capital goods and human capital increase economic growth and standards of living.

Apply consumer skills to saving and spending decisions.

Analyze how regional, racial, ethnic, and gender perspectives influenced American history and culture.