3.3 Mastering International Time (Objs. 1â€“3)
Assume you are a virtual assistant working from your home. As part of your job, you schedule webcasts, online chats, and teleconference calls for businesspeople who are conducting business around the world.
Your Task. To broaden your knowledge of time zones, respond to the following questions.
a. What does the abbreviation UTC indicate? (Use Google and search for UTC definition.)
b. Internationally, time is shown with a 24-hour clock (sometimes called â€œmilitary timeâ€). What time does 13.00 indicate? (Use Google; search for 24-hour clock.) How is a 12-hour clock different from a 24-hour clock? With which are you most familiar?