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As it applies to time zones, what does "GMT" stand for?

1. Gross Metered Time
2. Greenwich Mean Time
3. Global Mean Time
4. Global Metric Time


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As it applies to time zones, what does "GMT" stand for?

Correct answer:
Greenwich Mean Time

Incorrect answers:
Global Mean Time
Global Metric Time
Gross Metered Time

Interesting Info:
GMT was the original official world time measured at the former site of the Royal Greenwich Observatory. In 1925 a new reference was specified and the term "Universal Time" introduced.