Daylight Saving Time By: Colleen Russell Think Tank 2nd Period
WHO Benjamin Franklin first thought of the idea to shift daylight, but William Williet was the one who pushed the idea!
WHY There were many reasons to change Daylight Saving time. Increased voter turnout Fewer Violent Crimes Safer Halloween People wanted it Make the roads Safer
Save the Earth? According to a survey before the change more then 70% of people woke before 7:00 in the morning. So with the change the amount of electricity used was decreased. Also the time change allowed more solar power study time.
Does It Improve Our Life? It improves our life in a ton of ways! From saving us money to making our party life better.
The United States View U.S. begins Daylight Saving Time at 2:00 a.m. local time on the second Sunday in March. Local time on the first Sunday in November. DST is not observed in Hawaii.
Summary Daylight Saving Time is good for the whole world. It improves our economy. Makes it easier to travel around the world. A lot of planning was involved to start this. It took many years to finally prefect it.
My Opinion I love it! It gives us longer days and more sleep!
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