Economics


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Our content is organized by Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS) curriculum standards. Choose an expectation below to view our TSHA resources for each category of TEKS Texas History standards:

  • 7.11 (Statement)

    The student understands the factors that caused Texas to change from an agrarian to an urban society.

    • 7.11A (Expectation)

      Explain economic factors and the development of major industries that led to the urbanization of Texas such as transportation, oil and gas, and manufacturing.

    • 7.11B (Expectation)

      Explain the changes in the types of jobs and occupations that have resulted from the urbanization of Texas.

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  • 7.12 (Statement)

    The student understands the interdependence of the Texas economy with the United States and the world.

    • 7.12A (Expectation)

      Explain the impact of national and international markets on the production of goods and services in Texas, including agriculture and oil and gas.

    • 7.12B (Expectation)

      Explain the impact of economic concepts within the free enterprise system such as supply and demand, profit, and world competition on the economy of Texas.

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    • 7.12C (Expectation)

      Analyze the impact of significant industries in Texas such as aerospace, medical, and computer technologies on local, national, and international markets.

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