US Time Zones: Pacific, Mountain, Central & Eastern


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Which of these is NOT a major time zone within the United States?

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1. Who introduced the concept of time zones?

2. What time zone is California in?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The United States is a rather expansive country that covers several different time zones. The quiz and worksheet for this lesson will help you to learn about the details concerning each region of the country.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These tools will test you on:

  • Locations of particular states
  • Names of US time zones
  • Proposal of establishing the zones
  • Daylight Savings Time

Skills Practiced

The quiz and worksheet will assess your skills of:

  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define primary topics, such as Daylight Savings Time
  • Reading comprehension - verify that you draw the most important information from the related US time zones lesson
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the various time zones

Additional Learning

To entirely understand the material, spend some time reviewing the lesson called US Time Zones: Pacific, Mountain, Central & Eastern. These objectives will be addressed in the lesson:

  • Understand the origin of time zones
  • Identify the time zones by name
  • Distinguish the zones of specific states
  • Learn about the Standard Time Act of 1918
  • Discover the various proposals made for establishing Daylight Savings