India Worried About Internet Addiction Among Indian Students

The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) in Mumbai said that unlimited Internet access is causing students to "stop socializing and be late for or sleep through morning classes." The dean of student affairs was quoted saying: "Now, a student doesn't even know who lives two doors away from him because he is so busy on the Internet." IIT is going to block Internet access between 11 p.m. and 12:30 p.m.

Exercises
  1. IIT students will have Internet access for ________ hour(s) ________ minute(s) per day.

  2. India's population approximates 1,095,351,995 people (July 2006 estimate)). On 12 March 2007, the U.S. population was approximately 301,361,719. The ratio of Indians to Americans is ______:1.

  3. Almost 70% of Indians reside in rural areas. No or Yes: The number of rural residing Indians exceeds the U.S. population.


Creator: Gerald D. Thurman [gthurman@gmail.com]
Created: 12 March 2007

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