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  2. List of time zones by country - Wikipedia

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    UTC−08:00 (Zone 4 or Northwest Zone) — the state of Baja California. UTC−07:00 (Zone 3 or Pacific Zone) — the states of Baja California Sur, Chihuahua, Nayarit, Sinaloa and Sonora. UTC−06:00 (Zone 2 or Central Zone) — most of Mexico. UTC−05:00 (Zone 1 or Southeast Zone) — the state of Quintana Roo. Time in Mexico.

  3. Time zone - Wikipedia

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    History. The apparent position of the Sun in the sky, and thus solar time, varies by location due to the spherical shape of the Earth.This variation corresponds to four minutes of time for every degree of longitude, so for example when it is solar noon in London, it is about 10 minutes before solar noon in Bristol, which is about 2.5 degrees to the west.

  4. Hellenistic period - Wikipedia

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    The idea of a Hellenistic period is a 19th-century concept, and did not exist in ancient Greece.Although words related in form or meaning, e.g. Hellenist (Ancient Greek: Ἑλληνιστής, Hellēnistēs), have been attested since ancient times, it was Johann Gustav Droysen in the mid-19th century, who in his classic work Geschichte des Hellenismus (History of Hellenism), coined the term ...

  5. Date format by country - Wikipedia

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    Table coding . All examples use example date 2021-03-31 / 2021 March 31 / 31 March 2021 / March 31, 2021 – except where a single-digit day is illustrated. Basic components of a calendar date for the most common calendar systems: D – day M – month Y – year. Order of the basic components:

  6. Microsoft Excel - Wikipedia

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    Microsoft Excel is a spreadsheet developed by Microsoft for Windows, macOS, Android and iOS. It features calculation or computation capabilities, graphing tools, pivot tables, and a macro programming language called Visual Basic for Applications (VBA). Excel forms part of the Microsoft Office suite of software.

  7. East London, Eastern Cape - Wikipedia

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    East London ( Xhosa: eMonti; Afrikaans: Oos-Londen) is a small city on the southeast coast of South Africa [3] in the Buffalo City Metropolitan Municipality of the Eastern Cape province. The city lies on the Indian Ocean coast, largely between the Buffalo River and the Nahoon River, and hosts the country's only river port.

  8. Longitude - Wikipedia

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    Because of the Earth's rotation, there is a close connection between longitude and time. Local time varies with longitude: a difference of 15° longitude corresponds to a one-hour difference in local time, due to the differing position in relation to the Sun. Comparing local time to an absolute measure of time allows longitude to be determined.

  9. Grading systems by country - Wikipedia

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    The grading system in use at Nigerian institutions depends on the institution and sometimes on the faculty of the institution. In addition, grading scales at university-level institutions have changed frequently. Grading scales can be 1 to 8, 1 to 4, or A through G, where A is on a 4.0 scale or on a 5.0 scale.