Tech Workers and Time Zones



Comparative Advantage- the ability of one country to produce a good or provide a service at a lower cost or more effectively than another country.

Information Technology (IT)- the use of technology to move, record, and process information. IT includes computers, communication satellites, cell phones, and the Internet.

Outsource- to hire someone outside a company to do work that was once done inside the company. Information technology has made it possible to outsource jobs to businesses in other countries.

Time Zone- an area that uses the same clock time. Earth is divided into 24 standard time zones. Clocks in each zone are set to the same hour and minute.

Write your answers to the following question on your own piece of paper:

1. Analyze the two political cartoons that relate terms. In complete sentences, explain what message the author of the cartoon is trying to convey to the audience.