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What is a Quartz Watch?

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What is a Quartz Watch?

Today, many people use quartz watches and clocks - but what are they? For most of humanity’s history, people used natural calendars based on how the Earth and Moon move around the Sun to keep track of various parts of their lives and ancestry. This kind of astronomical timekeeping was certainly accurate and it worked for their needs. Now the world is an entirely different place where we all need to know what the time is! We not only have to know what day it is but what hour and minute…even seconds! We all have to be synchronized so we...

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