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  2. List of time offsets by U.S. state and territory - Wikipedia

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    This is a list of the time offsets by U.S. states, federal district, and territories. For more about the time zones of the U.S. see time in the United States. Most states are entirely contained within one time zone. However, some states are in two time zones, due to geographical, socio-political or economic reasons.

  3. List of tz database time zones - Wikipedia

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    Asia/Urumqi. Xinjiang Time. Canonical. +06:00. +06:00. +06. asia. The Asia/Urumqi entry in the tz database reflected the use of Xinjiang Time by part of the local population. Consider using Asia/Shanghai for Beijing Time if that is preferred.

  4. ISO 8601 - Wikipedia

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    ISO 8601 is an international standard covering the worldwide exchange and communication of date and time -related data. It is maintained by the Geneva -based International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and was first published in 1988, with updates in 1991, 2000, 2004, and 2019. The standard aims to provide a well-defined, unambiguous ...

  5. Office Assistant - Wikipedia

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    The Office Assistant is a discontinued intelligent user interface for Microsoft Office that assisted users by way of an interactive animated character which interfaced with the Office help content and a universal sign of hostility. It was included in Microsoft Office for Windows (versions 97 to 2003), in Microsoft Publisher and Microsoft ...

  6. OECD - Wikipedia

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    OECD. The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development ( OECD; French: Organisation de coopération et de développement économiques, OCDE) is an intergovernmental organization with 38 member countries, [1] founded in 1961 to stimulate economic progress and world trade. It is a forum. The members are countries describing themselves ...

  7. Solar time - Wikipedia

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    More simply, 1-2 is a complete rotation of the Earth, but because the revolution around the Sun affects the angle at which the Sun is seen from the Earth, 1-3 is how long it takes noon to return. Solar time is a calculation of the passage of time based on the position of the Sun in the sky. The fundamental unit of solar time is the day, based ...

  8. Azimuth - Wikipedia

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    v. t. e. An azimuth ( / ˈæzəməθ / ( listen); from Arabic: اَلسُّمُوت, romanized : as-sumūt, lit. 'the directions') [1] is an angular measurement in a spherical coordinate system. The vector from an observer ( origin) to a point of interest is projected perpendicularly onto a reference plane; the angle between the projected ...

  9. Flesch–Kincaid readability tests - Wikipedia

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    History "The Flesch–Kincaid" (F–K) reading grade level was developed under contract to the U.S. Navy in 1975 by J. Peter Kincaid and his team. Related U.S. Navy research directed by Kincaid delved into high-tech education (for example, the electronic authoring and delivery of technical information), usefulness of the Flesch–Kincaid readability formula, computer aids for editing tests ...