Why do cities have different time zones
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2 How do I work with this book? Dear student! On this page we show you how your textbook for geography and economics is structured. It has four chapters. Each chapter is in a specific color (1). Two opposite pages (2) deal with a topic. Almost all double pages have a colored section on the left with informational texts. If you search for the letters A, B or C on the left edge of the book, you will find these information texts. The heading after the letters A, B or C gives you some initial information about the content. You can always find the tasks at the bottom left. Photos, drawings and maps serve as pictorial supplements to the information texts. Have fun and good luck working with this book! Worksheets xxxxxx 34 35 How people live in big cities Time zones of the earth Y u k o n S t. L o r e n z S t r. M is so uri C olorad Mi ssis si ppi A mazona P aran á N il K ongo N ige S ambe W olga O b J eni ss ei L ena A mur H uang H e J angtsek ia ng G anges I ndus M ekong M u rr ay M ackenzie Montréal Miami SãoPaulo Córdoba P Cape Town / Kaapstad Johannesburg ElAaiun LasPalmas Abidjan (British) Dar alBeida (Casablanca) Al Iskandari (Alexandria) Chongqing Tianjin Vladivostok Irkutsk Yekaterinburg Wuhanengi Gueniyang Changjing Hong Kong) Shanghai Hangzhou Xianggang Shenzhen Guangzhou [Canton] Dongguan Dalian Osaka Busan Mumbai [Bombay] Karachi Kolkata [Calcutta] Pune Bengaluru Lahore Hyderabad Ahmadabad [Bangalore] Surat Knpur Yangon (Rangoon) Chennai [Madras] (Chittagong) Chattagram Ho Chi Minh -City Melbourne Sydney Auckland Christchurch Brisbane Surabaya Bandung Nuuk / Godthåb 24 13 0 +1 +2 +3 +4 +5 +6 +7 +8 +9 + 10 + 11 -5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -7 - 6 -11 -10 -9 -8 -12 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 +12 Time northern tropic southern polar circle northern polar circle southern tropic Equator M W R L Lo H B K Vienna New York Time zones - what time is it in…? The time here and elsewhere Sebastian's parents have been in New York for a week. You are there on a business trip and will not be returning to Austria for two weeks. The separation from his parents is not easy for Sebastian. For the first time, he's been apart from them for so long. During this time he stays with his grandma. Last night his grandmother's bitch had three puppies. Sebastian can call his parents today. At seven o'clock sharp in the morning he dials his mother's number. She sounds very sleepy and worried at the same time. Sebastian is surprised that his parents are still asleep at this time. The division into time zones The earth is divided into 24 time zones. There is an hour difference from one time zone to the next. The starting point of the time of the world clock is at the prime meridian in Greenwich (London). The date line is at 180 degrees longitude. For example, a new day begins on the date line when it is noon in Greenwich. The north-south lines of the time zones run over seas and sparsely populated areas mostly straight along meridians. On the mainland, the time zones are often adapted to national borders. With the specified time zones, any time difference between two locations can be calculated. Eastern European Time is one hour after Central European Time (CET). West European Time (GMT) is one hour ahead of CET. A B 1 Sebastian with the dog grandma You know ... They say that an "internal clock" is ticking in our body. This watch is out of rhythm after long-haul flights and we feel tired but still can't sleep. Then one speaks of jetlag (read: Tschädläg). 1. Work with 4 and the method “Interpreting time zone maps” on page 35. Match the letters of the method box to the circles on the map. 2. Work with 4. Search Vienna and New York on the map. Find the time difference in hours between Vienna and New York. Calculate the time: What time is it in New York when Sabastian calls his mother at 7 a.m.? 3. Find a suitable title for the picture and write it down. 4. Use your atlas. Find the cities from 2 and and draw in the correct times. 5. Read text B. Explain why it is 1:00 p.m. in Australia when it is 4:00 a.m. in Vienna. 6. Work with 4, the atlas and the method “Interpreting time zone maps” on page 35. Create a table. Calculate the local time of the following cities when it is 12:00 noon in Vienna: Lima - Berlin - Houston - Moscow Tasks City State Lima Peru…… 2 What time is it in… when it is 7:00 am in Vienna? Time difference: clock Riode Janeiro: Cairo: time difference: clock Vienna, 7:00 a.m. 3 At the same time in and 4 method Interpreting time zone maps 1. In map 4 all time zones of the earth are visible. 2. In the lower bar a you can read the time at the respective locations. For example: If it is 12:00 in Vienna, it is 11:00 in London. The time difference is one hour. 3. In the top bar b you can see the time difference. For example: the time difference between Vienna and London is -1 (minus one hour). 4. Some states are not in a specific time zone. These states have a special time c that differs from their time zone. It's already 7:00 a.m. I have to hurry with breakfast or I'll be late for school. While I sleep soundly at 1:00 am, the skyscrapers in my city shine. Zonenzeit Zonenzeit imMeer Special time imMeer Time zone border Date line GMT -West European time EET -East European time CET-Central European time Workbook 19 Mute map y4y3az Double page with information texts, tasks, pictures, a map and a method box 2 explanations of symbols at a glance 3 Method White you can solve tasks directly in the book. The key points you to methods. A method is a guide on how to proceed. These texts give you further information on the subject of the double page. Difficult or new terms are explained here. Briefly explained chapter colors 1 How people live in big cities People provide services for one another People produce different goods People drive and fly Copy template q77h59 Only a to e from the 3 to London: Checking purposes - Property 4 Time Time difference 6:00 -6 hours…… Time difference: clock of the publisher Time difference in hours public transport
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