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Unformatted text preview: 400 million children in China have learned or are learning English In China, as in other countries, the poorest are typically the local population and the wealthiest are those who colonize the country There are approximately 500 million farmers living on $2.00 a day China does not have official time zones so those on the western part of the country keep two clocks, one on Beijing time (the official time) and one set to local time. The lack of time zones is designed to keep Beijing as the governing section of the country Examples of Chinas gigantic projects: Three Gorge Dam Railroad over the Himalayas High speed rail system Interstate highways extending all over China SAR = Special Administrative Regions: Macau and Hong Kong are SARs Taiwan is considering the SAR designation with mainland China China has a communist government...
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This note was uploaded on 11/16/2011 for the course ISS 210 taught by Professor Zimmerman during the Fall '08 term at Michigan State University.
- Fall '08